It is going to be a busy month for several FC Dallas players. Defender Maynor Figueroa (Honduras) and midfielder Carlos Gruezo (Ecuador) have been called in to represent their respective countries during the FIFA International break running Oct. 8-16. Defender Reggie Cannon was also called in to the U.S. Men’s National Team on Monday.
All three players will leave for their respective camps following Saturday’s home match with Orlando. Each will likely miss FC Dallas’ first road trip to Audi Field next weekend against D.C. United.
Both Figueroa and Gruezo will travel to the Middle East for friendlies next week.
Figueroa and Honduras will travel to face United Arab Emirates in a friendly on Oct. 11.
Gruezo and Ecuador will travel to the Middle East for friendlies against Qatar on Oct. 12 and Oman on Oct. 16.