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Texas Derby finale moves to Sunday, August 25

The game will be FCD’s 11th nationally-broadcasted game in 2019.

MLS: FC Dallas at Houston Dynamo Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports

FC Dallas announced today the club’s Heineken Rivalry Week match against the Houston Dynamo at Toyota Stadium has been rescheduled from Saturday, August 24 to Sunday, August 25 at 7PM CT. The match will air live on FS1 as part of the league’s Rivalry Week coverage starting on August 21.

The Texas Derby finale will be FC Dallas’ 11th nationally-broadcasted match and first match on FS1 this season.

FC Dallas dropped the first game in the 2019 series over last weekend in Houston, losing 2-1. Dominque Badji came off the bench and scored the lone Dallas goal in the loss.

Dallas has won El Capitán six times, while Houston holds a slight edge in the all-time series with seven wins. The winner of the August 25 match will obtain the 18th-century mountain howitzer cannon El Capitán for the 2019 series.