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27 June 3:43 pm

The FC Dallas U-16 Academy headed into Friday's showdown with the LA Galaxy Academy needing a draw or a win to advance through to the national quarterfinals of the 2014-2015 US Soccer Development Academy season.

They got exactly what they were looking for, defeating LA 2-0 to finish the playoffs group stage a perfect 3-0-0 without allowing a goal in any of the three matches.

On Friday, Gio Montesdeoca opened the scoring while Weston McKinnie added the second to give FCD a 2-0 halftime lead. After a weather delay, the U-16s finished the job to seal the 2-0 victory.

As one of the top four remaining seeds, Luchi Gonzalez's side will host a national quarterfinal at the Toyota Soccer Center against the New England Revolution on July 8th. Stay tuned for full details on when this match will kick off so you can come cheer on FCD as they look to advance to the national semifinals.

U-18s finish Playoffs Week strong

It was a heartbreaking week for the FC Dallas U-18 Academy dropping two close results in their first two matches, but they finished the year strong defeating the Concorde Fire 5-0 in their final match of the season.

Miguel Ojeda and Oscar Romero gave FCD a 2-0 halftime lead and Alex Radilla, Caleb Young and Christian Ramirez scored in the second half to finish the season on a happy note for Francisco Molina's side.

25 June 11:01 am

By Jeremy Villanueva

Two games into the U.S. Soccer Development Academy playoffs and FC Dallas U-16 Academy team is undefeated while the U-18s dropped a tough one Wednesday.

The U-16s continued on their winning strides in the group stage with another clean sheet as they defeated St. Louis Scott Gallagher Missouri 1-0. The win pushes them to five goals for and none against after blanking SC United Battery 4-0 to begin the playoffs. A draw or win Friday over LA Galaxy would advance FC Dallas into the national quarterfinals.

In the featured U-17/18 match against Real Salt Lake shown live on www.ussoccer.com Wednesday, the U-18s had a 1-0 lead slip away eight minutes after striking first. Santiago Agudelo broke the draw with a score in the 49th minute, but RSL’s Damian German tied it after finishing a loose ball in the 57th minute. German added his second goal of the night in the 86th minute with a score from the penalty spot, and RSL put it away in the 90th with an insurance goal.

The group stage concludes for FCD on Friday with the U-15/16 team kicking off against LA Galaxy at 11:15 a.m. and the U-18s battling Concorde Fire at 9 a.m.

 

11 June 11:31 am

By Jeremy Villanueva

The FC Dallas Academy’s regular season might have wrapped up this past Monday, but that was only the beginning of the real fun.

The U-16 and U-18 academy teams found out their fate for the Development Academy playoffs yesterday, which begins June 23 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

After winning its conference with a 19-3-5 record and finishing fifth overall in U-16 Development Academy, FC Dallas was in Pot 1 of the draw and were drawn into Group B.

FCD-16s will face SC United Battery (17-10-9) on June 23 at 2:30 p.m., St. Louis Gallagher Missouri (13-6-8) on June 24 at 2:30 p.m. and LA Galaxy (22-7-10) on June 26 at 11:15 a.m.

The U-18s (15-6-6) were drawn into Group B of the U-17/U-18 Development Academy playoffs. FC Dallas opens with Chicago Magic PSG (14-6-7) on June 23 at 10 a.m. before taking on Real Salt Lake AZ (32-3-4) on June 24 at 6:30 p.m. and finishing with Concorde Fire (17-12-7) at 9 a.m. on June 26.

The group winners will advance to the Developmeny Academy Finals Week in July where FC Dallas has had a team in either the U-16 or U-18 division in five out of the last six seasons.

12 May 4:09 pm

2015 FC Dallas Summer College Combine

June 6th-8th, 2015 | Toyota Soccer Center | Frisco, TX

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2015 FC DALLAS SUMMER COLLEGE COMBINE

The FC Dallas Summer College Combine is designed to allow women’s and men’s college coaches to conduct training sessions to improve the players' technical and tactical aspects of the game.  Through these training sessions, condition matches and a college seminar, these college coaches will provide players with insight to the demands of the college game and the college recruiting process. 

*Space is limited*

Dates: Saturday June 6th  through Monday June 8th , 2015

Each age groups will have 2 sessions Saturday, 2 sessions Sunday plus a College Seminar and a session Monday Morning.

Cost: $200
Location: Toyota Stadium and Toyota Soccer Center

Who: Elite players U15 and older

College programs registered to attend
Men's programs Women's programs
SMU Texas Women's University
Trinity University Texas Christian University
Valparaiso University Oklahoma State University
Midwestern State University University of Kentucky
Ouachita Baptist University Stephen F. Austin University
University of Texas at Dallas University of Tulsa
West Texas A&M University Sam Houston State University
Luther College Abilene Christian University
Southwestern Assembly of God Texas Tech University
Dallas Baptist University Hardin Simmons University
Grand Canyon University Lamar University
Fort Hays State University Univ. of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  Houston Baptist University

*Additional coaches will be added. List subject to change.

 

04 May 11:48 am

We just got done watching FC Dallas #CrushTheOrange at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston last Friday and while you'll have to wait until the end of June for another MLS Texas Derby, our FC Dallas Academy hosts the Dynamo this Sunday in the annual Academy Day at Toyota Stadium! 

The U-18s kick things off at 2:00PM in what is not only the final home match for our graduating U-18 players, but it's an enormous match in the standings.

Just a few weeks ago, the U-18s were ten points behind Houston in the Frontier Division standings, but a 7-0-1 run in their last eight games coupled with the Dynamo slipping up last weekend means the U-18s are only five points behind Houston with five games left including two games in hand on their I-45 rivals. 

As everyone knows, results are not the be all end all when it comes to developing players, but FCD has won the U-18 division nearly every season of existence including the last two years and we want to defend that title. 

The U-16 match follows at 4:30PM and if you haven't seen these guys play, they're dang fun to watch. Wingers Devin Vega and Toshiki Yasuda have combined to score 34 goals in 20 games this season while the entire squad has logged an incredible 17-2-3 record this season. They can seal the U-16 Frontier Division with four games left in the season if they grab a win on Sunday.

Admission is completely free, there will be street tacos and drinks on sale and you have a great opportunity to see the future of FC Dallas on a special day for them as they close out their home schedule in the 2014-2015 season before the playoffs begin! 

*NOTE* Please enter through the north gates on Sunday.

20 April 5:19 pm

On March 22-25, 2015 the Japanese Football Association (JFA) brought in their U16 Women’s National Team to Toyota Soccer Center to play the highly touted FC Dallas ECNL program.  The teams lined up against each other for the first time on March 24th  when the FC Dallas ECNL group defeated the JFA 2-0.   Goals from Mississippi State commit Natalee Heiser and fourteen-year-old Olyvia Dowell were enough for the FC Dallas ECNL side to come out on top.  Post-game the two groups of players were able to socialize, exchange gifts, and head over to Babe’s Chicken for some Texas food & hospitality.  

On March 25th the two sides matched up again, and this day the teams fought to a 1-1 draw.  The FC Dallas goal came from leading scorer Jordan Mulnix.  Before the game Japanese group were excited to get to tour the FC Dallas facilities and stadium.  Their favorite part of the tour was getting to see the pro team locker rooms and actually getting to meet and take pictures with several of the first-team stars.  The JFA U16 Women’s National team departed the next day but have already started making plans to return in 2016.

05 April 2:12 pm

U-17 Premier takes Dr Pepper Dallas Cup Championship

FRISCO - In a tightly contested final, the FC Dallas 98B Premier U-17s defeated FC Golden State 2-0 to win the Dr Pepper Dallas Cup XXXVI U-17 division at Toyota Stadium.

The rain cleared just in time for Sunday's final and FC Dallas took the lead midway through the first half somewhat against the run of play. Big, strong forward Gerber Chavez received a nice pass and slotted a ball home to give FCD the 1-0 lead which they would hold into halftime.

In the second half, the game got even more chippy with FC Golden State defender Jesus Garcia was shown a red card, and FCD took advantage late with Martin Gonzalez scoring just before the final whistle to give Scott Dymond's side an insurmountable lead.

This is the second-straight U-17 Dr Pepper Dallas Cup Championship won by an FC Dallas team.

U-19s defeated by Jaguares de Chiapas in heartbreaker

FRISCO - The FC Dallas U97 Premier side fell in the Dr Pepper Dallas Cup Championship for the second straight year losing the U-19 final to Jaguares de Chiapas. FC Dallas took the lead in the 15th minute as Christopher Villalobos flicked a cross past the keeper to give Scott Dymond's side the lead.

They held that lead until late in the match as a corner was headed home in the 75th minute to tie the match before Jaguares would score a 25 yard laser with nearly the last kick of the game to earn what was a heartbreaking second place finish for FC Dallas 97 Premier.

 

U-13s fall in PKs in U-14 Dallas Cup Championship

FRISCO - On Saturday afternoon, the FC Dallas U-13 Academy battled strong with AC Brea but fell on PKs after a 1-1 draw.

After an early AC Brea goal, Luis Pacheco tied things up for FC Dallas in the 20th minute. Both teams held firm after that with neither allowing a goal through the second half and two overtime periods.

In the PK shootout, AC Brea goalkeeper Aaron Tebay was the hero making two saves to earn the Dallas Cup Championship.

 

03 April 9:14 pm

U-14 Division

FCD Pre Academy 1-0 win vs FC Dallas Youth 01

The FCD Pre Academy 01's defeated fellow FC Dallas 01s to advance to the U-14 championship game on Saturday against AC Brea. That match is at 1:00PM at Toyota Stadium.

U-15 Division

FC Dallas Academy 00 4-0 loss vs FC Golden State

The U-14 Academy fell in the semifinals to FC Golden State.

U-16 Division

FCD U-15 pre academy 3-0 loss to Seattle United in the Dallas Cup semifinals.

U-17 Division

FCD Youth 98B Premier 1-1 PKs win TSF Academy

FC Dallas came from a goal down to advance on PKs in the U-17 division. They'll face FC golden State Platinum in the U-17 championship at Toyota Stadium at 10:00AM on Sunday morning.

U-19 Division

FC Dallas Youth 97B Gold 2-1 loss to Jaguares de Chiapas

FCD 97B Premier  3-1 win vs LFC Foundation College

FC Dallas 97B Premier faces FC Golden State in Saturday's semifinals

 

03 April 10:22 am

U-14 Division

FCD Pre Academy 2-1 win vs TSF Academy

The FCD Pre Academy 01's defeated TSF Academy 2-1 in the U-14 Quarterfinals. They will face fellow FC Dallas 01B side in the semifinals meaning an FCD team is assured of reaching the U-14 championship.

Luis Pacheco scored both goals for FC Dallas in the win.

FCD Youth 01B 1-0 win vs Carlsbad United FC

FCD 01B advanced to the semifinals with a 1-0 win over Carlsbad United. They're matched up with the FC Dallas U-13 Academy side in the semifinals on Friday.

U-15 Division

FC Dallas Academy 00 1-0 win vs FC Dallas El Paso 99/00

The U-14 Academy defeated FC Dallas El Paso 1-0 to advance to the semifinals where they will face FC Golden State's U-14 Academy team.

Jalen James scored the lone goal in the win.

FC Dallas El Paso 99/00 1-0 loss vs FC Dallas U-14 Academy

FCD El Paso fell to the FCD U-14 Academy team  in the quarterfinals.

U-16 Division

FCD El Paso 98/99 1-0 loss vs Crossfire Premier

FCD El Paso fell to Crossfire Premier 1-0 in the Dallas Cup U-16 quarterfinals to end their tournament.

FCD U-15 pre academy 2-1 win over Loudon SC 98 Red

The 2-1 win moves the U-15s into the semifinals where they will face Seattle United on Friday morning.

FCD came from a goal down to win this one with Paxton Pomykal scoring in the 23rd minute to tie the match. As the match neared the death, Pomykal scored a PK drawn by Mandel Stewart to secure a 2-1 win. 

U-17 Division

FCD Youth 98B Premier 3-0 win vs North Shore United

98B Premier scored a huge 3-0 win over North Shore United in the quarterfinals. They'll play TSF Academy in the semifinals on Friday afternoon. 

Gerber Chavez, Matthew Gonzalez and RJ Saylor tallied the goals for 98B Premier.

FC Dallas U-16 Academy 0-0 PK loss vs Eintracht Frankfurt

The FC Dallas U-16s battled to the death against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Generation adidas Cup semifinals but fell to the German side 5-3 on PKs to end their tournament as the only MLS team to make the semifinals of the pres

U-19 Division

FC Dallas Youth 97B Gold 2-0 win vs Jacksonville FC

97B Gold faces Jaguares de Chiapas of Liga MX in the quarterfinals on Friday.

FCD 97B Premier  4-1 win vs Orlando FC QPR

FC Dallas 97B Premier faces LFC Foundation College in the quarterfinals on Friday.

Sergio Lara tallied a hat trick in the win while Reece Schattle added the fourth. 

 

02 April 1:53 pm

The FC Dallas Academy went a combined 8-5-4 on the second day of Dr Pepper Dallas Cup and Generation adidas Cup with 13 out of 17 teams still having a great shot of advancing past the group stage. Here's a roundup of all the results. For full standings and schedules click here:

U-13 Division

U-13 FCD 02B wrapped up Dallas Cup with a 1-1 draw against Chicago Magic. They finish the Dallas Cup with a 0-2-1 record. 

U-14 Division

FCD Pre Academy 3-1 win vs Sunrise Elite

The FCD Pre Academy 01's defeated Sunrise Elite 3-1 to finish 3-0-0 and qualify for Thursday's quarterfinals where they will face TSF Academy.

Johan Gomez, Luis Hernandez and Luis Pacheco tallied the goals for FC Dallas.

FCD Youth 01B 1-1 draw vs Rio Rapids

FCD 01B qualified for the quarterfinals with a 1-1 draw against Rio Rapids. They finish 1-0-2 in the group and will play Carlsbad United FC in the quarterfinals. 

Jace Evans served in a corner that Dayton Crocker scored to earn the crucial draw that sees them through to the quarterfinals. 

FCD 01B Premier 2-0 loss vs AC Brea

01B Premier fell 5-1 to La Roca FC and finishes Dallas Cup with a 1-2-0 record.

U-15 Division

FC Dallas Academy 00 4-1 win vs Staten Island Gunnrs

The U-14 Academy defeated Staten Island 4-1 and finish a perfect 3-0-0 in the group stage. They'll play FC Dallas El Paso in the quarterfinals. 

Jesus Ferreira, Bryan Reynolds, Jalen James and Roba Negeri talled the goals for FC Dallas.

FC Dallas Youth 00B Premier 1-0 loss vs FC Golden state

1-0 loss means FCD 00B East finishes the Dallas Cup 0-2-1 and will not qualify for the quarterfinals. 

FC Dallas 00B East 1-1 draw vs FC Florida

1-1 draw means 00B East finishes Dallas Cup with a 1-1-1 record. Connor Jones scored for 00B East while Junior Gutierrez had eight saves in goal. 

FC Dallas El Paso 99/00 5-0 win vs Andromeda FC

The 5-0 win means FCD El Paso has qualified for the quarterfinals and will play the FC Dallas U-14 academy. 

U-16 Division

FCD El Paso 98/99 2-0 win vs SJEB 98

The 2-0 win means FCD El Paso qualifies for the quarterfinals with a 2-0-1 record. They will play Crossfire Premier in the quarterfinals.

FCD U-15 pre academy 3-0 win over TSF Academy

The 3-0 win and Monterrey's draw means the FCD U-15s have qualified from a very difficult group with a 2-0-1 record. They will play Loudon in the quarterfinals on Thursday.

Aiden Tibbets, Cole Guindon and Alonso Molina scored the goals for FC Dallas while goalkeepers David Abonce and Rafael Calderon secured the shutout. 

FCD 99B Premier 2-1 loss to Crossfire Premier

In the winner-take-all matchup, FCD 99B Premier fell 2-1 to the Seattle side meaning their Dallas Cup ends with a 1-1-1 record.

Juan Barajas tied the score in the 65th minute before a lightning delay stopped the game. Crossfire found a goal in the 78th minute to seal the win. 

U-17 Division

FCD Youth 98B Premier 3-0 win vs Crossfire 

98B Premier scored a huge 3-0 win over Crossfire to finish the group stage 3-0-0 and qualify for the quarterfinals where they will face North Shore United

Gerber Chavez, Matthew Gonzalez and RJ Saylor tallied the goals for 98B Premier.

FC Dallas U-16 Academy 3-1 win vs UNAM Pumas

The FC Dallas U-16s defeated Pumas 3-1 behind goals from Gio Montesdeoca, Toshiki Yasuda and Benji Granillo to finish Generation adidas Cup a perfect 3-0-0 and qualify for the semifinals against Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday evening at Toyota Stadium.

U-19 Division

FCD El Paso 4-0 win vs Lewisham & Southwark College 

FCD El Paso finished second in the group on goal difference after beating Lewisham 4-0. They fell just a goal short of qualifying for the quarterfinals.

FC Dallas Youth 97B Gold 2-0 win vs Jacksonville FC

97B Gold has qualified for the quarterfinals as the wild card after beating Jacksonville FC 2-0 to finish 2-0-1 in the group. They'll play Jaguares de Chiapas in Friday's quarterfinal. 

Mark Trompeter scored in the 84th minute to crucially put FC Dallas in front and then scored again in stoppag time to seal the win. Goalkeeper Joseph Khalaf secured the shutout in goal.

FCD 97B Premier  4-1 win vs Orlando FC QPR

FC Dallas 97B Premier came out on top in the winner-take-all matchup against Orlando FC winning 4-1 to finish 3-0-0 in their group. They'll face LFC Foundation on Friday in the quarterfinals.

Sergio Lara tallied a hat trick in the win while Reece Schattle added the fourth. 

FC Dallas U-18 Academy 3-1 loss vs Hoffenheim

The U-18 academy ended their Super Group with a 3-1 loss to Bundesliga side TSG Hoffenheim. They finish the group 0-2-1.