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Rankings Recap: FC Dallas falls due to home loss against San Jose

As you might expect after losing to the worst team in MLS at home, FCD fell.

MLS: San Jose Earthquakes at FC Dallas Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

As one might expect, when you lose at home to one of the worst teams in MLS, the Power Ranking pollsters weren’t all that impressed. That is the case for FC Dallas after their 3-1 loss to the San Jose Earthquakes. (This week: 5, Last Week: 4)

Comment: FC Dallas’ loss to the Quakes was a “That’s so MLS” moment, but honestly, if Jesse Gonzalez hadn’t made the mistakes he did on the first two goals, Dallas probably would have at least gotten a draw, even if they weren’t playing great.

ESPNFC (This Week 6, Last Week 6)

Comment: Jesse Gonzalez may never have a worse night than he did on Saturday. The talented young keeper was complicit on both of the goals that San Jose needed to score a surprising win in Frisco.

Soccer America (This week: 4, Last week: 2)

Comment: During a weekend of wacky results, FC Dallas’ loss to the Quakes -- its first loss at home in 12 games -- topped the bunch. Things started badly when keeper Jesse Gonzalez was beaten by Vako on the first goal.