And one more from Villa
Too much quality for Ned and Hedges. pic.twitter.com/Wz5ADCx20w— Big D Soccer (@BigDSoccer) April 30, 2018
Handball costs FCD, Villa PK give City lead
Here's the hand ball called on Reto. pic.twitter.com/0s1LLFPUqv— Big D Soccer (@BigDSoccer) April 29, 2018
Santiago Mosquera opens his MLS count!
Nice to see Santi put this one away after the plethora of chances missed last week. pic.twitter.com/zjFN7lPost— Big D Soccer (@BigDSoccer) April 29, 2018
NYCFC strike first.
Medina puts NYCFC up 1-0 early in this one. pic.twitter.com/XnzkdoGpLk— Total MLS (@TotalMLS) April 29, 2018
Lineup for the bad guys:
NYCFC too lazy to to organize their players by formation. Opts to list them instead.
FCD lineups are in:
FCD going with the 4-4-2 again and giving Colman and Mosquera another run of minutes. This pleases us.
What was once the potential matchup of the remaining unbeaten teams in MLS is no more. FC Dallas kept their unbeaten run alive last weekend at home in a 2-0 win over Philadelphia while New York City FC failed to keep their streak going with a 3-0 loss at Portland.
Still, both sides are playing good soccer these days and today’s match should be one of the better ones on this weekend.
FC Dallas notes:
All-time vs NYCFC. FC Dallas 1-0-2 in all-time meetings with City. The previous meeting in the Bronx saw the two sides play to a 2-2 draw back in 2016. Last year, they tied a mid-May matchup in Frisco 1-1.
Key player. Santiago Mosquera - If the Young DP gets another start this week, he’ll be a big player on the wing for FCD’s attack. Dallas will want to use the limited space available at Yankee Stadium to get Mosquera open in front of net.
OUT: Brandon Servania (Compartment Syndrome surgery), Jesus Ferreira (Core Muscle Repair surgery); Paxton Pomykal (knee), Maynor Figueroa (knee)
QUESTIONABLE: Kellyn Acosta (sports hernia), Jesse Gonzalez (knee)
LOAN: Anibal Chala (L.D.U. Quinto), Francis Atuahene (OKC Energy), Ema Twumasi (OKC Energy), Adonijah Reid (Ottawa), Jordan Cano (OKC Energy)
New York City Notes:
OUT: M - Ismael Tajouri-Shradi (hamstring)
Referee: Ismail Elfath
Assistant Referees: Kathryn Nesbitt, Eric Weisbrod
4th Official: Marcos Deoliveira
VAR: Jorge Gonzalez
Suspended after next caution: Alex Ring (NYCFC)
DISABLED LIST: none
How to watch
Kickoff: 5:30 PM
Venue: Yankee Stadium
Radio – 100.7FM
Spanish Radio – 1270AM
Weather: Cloudy and 54 degrees
Highlights will be posted as they happen.
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