The first busy week for FC Dallas of the new year is here as they open up their second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League against Arabe Unido tonight.
FC Dallas has a great 4-0 advantage heading into the second leg in Panama City. The Panamanian champions hope to pull off a miracle comeback tonight, while FCD hopes to grind out a result to advance to the semifinal round against Liga MX side Pachuca.
FC Dallas Injury Report
OUT: Mauro Diaz (Achilles), Victor Ulloa (sports hernia), Ryan Hollingshead (neck/back)
QUESTIONAL: Anibal Chala (hamstring)
INT DUTY: Coy Craft (U-20s), Bryan Reynolds (U-17s)
Return to Panama. Dallas have played in Panama once before in this tournament – they dropped a 5-3 result to Tauro FC in the group stage of the 2011-12 CONCACAF Champions League.
Arabe in the quarters. Despite reaching the stage for the third time, Arabe Unido have never won a game in a CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal series. Heading into leg two of this series, they are 0-4-1.
How to watch
Kickoff: 7:00 PM
Venue: Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City
TV: Univision Deportes (tape delayed)
Online: Facebook.com (link will come in the comments section)
Projected lineups: FCD has plenty of options in this one with the same look as last week in a 4-4-2, or a more reserve heavy look in a 4-2-3-1 to help rest some key players for the season opener in LA this weekend.
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