Major League Soccer announced today that FC Dallas’ MLS is Back Tournament Group B match against the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed and will be played at a later date in the Group Stage. The exact time and date will be announced in the near future.
FC Dallas will now play its first match in the MLS is Back Tournament on Wednesday, July 15 against the Seattle Sounders at 8AM CT (ESPN, ESPN Deportes, 1270AM).
Postponing the game comes on the heels of a rough week for FC Dallas in Orlando. The team saw several more players test positive for the coronavirus. This delay does allow them to get more time to train however ahead of the game against Seattle.
The entire FC Dallas delegation is currently quarantining in their rooms at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando. Vancouver is currently scheduled to arrive in Orlando on July 6.