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30 May 9:13 am

MoneyGram #NationsCup14 is at Toyota Soccer Center this weekend and you don't want to miss this World Cup-style tournament!

MoneyGram is giving you the chance to win an FC Dallas jersey simply for tweeting from the tournament and we at FC Dallas digital want to sweeten the deal a little bit.

For anyone going to Saturday's #FCDvSJ game, stop by the #NationsCup14 taking place on Fields 9 through 14 and Tweet a picture from the tournament using both #NationsCup AND #DTID.

We will pick a winner before Saturday's game, contact you on Twitter and bring you an FCD prize pack straight to your seat at Toyota Stadium featuring a Raul Fernandez-signed mini-ball, an FCD T-shirt and a couple other pieces of FCD swag.

VISIT THE MONEYGRAM NATIONS CUP WEBSITE FOR ALL INFORMATION!

29 May 3:04 pm

FCD plays the San Jose Earthquakes this Saturday. Here's your Toyota Keys to the Match:

28 May 2:31 pm

FC Dallas Academy Open Training Sessions 2014

All Sessions at Toyota Soccer Complex in Frisco

Times and fields subject to change - please check the website prior to arrival for most up to date field and time info.

U18 Academy (Players born in 1996 and 1997)

For more information regarding the FC Dallas U18 Academy please contact Francisco Molina at fmolina@fcdallas.com

June 1 7:30PM Field 17
June 3 7:30PM Field 12
June 11 7:30PM Field 12
June 29 Cancelled Cancelled
July 1 Cancelled Cancelled

U16 Academy (Players born in 1998)

For more information regarding the FC Dallas U16 Academy please contact Luchi Gonzalez at lgonzalez@fcdallas.com

June 1 6:00PM Field 17
June 3 6:00PM Field 12
June 11 6:00PM Field 13
June 29 Cancelled Cancelled
July 1 Cancelled Cancelled

U15 Academy (Players born in 1999)

For more information regarding the FC Dallas U15 Academy please contact Jesse Suarez at jsuarez@fcdallas.com

June 1 6:00PM Field 16
June 2 6:00PM Field 9
June 11 6:00PM Field 14
June 18 6:00PM Field 17
June 30 6:00PM TBD

U14 Academy (Players born in 2000)

For more information regarding the FC Dallas U14 Academy please contact Chris Hayden at chayden@fcdallas.com

June 1 7:30PM Field 16
June 2 7:30PM Field 12
June 3 Cancelled Cancelled
June 23 Postponed Postponed
June 24 9:30AM Field 2

U13 Academy (Players born in 2001)

For more information regarding the FC Dallas U13 Academy please contact Chris Hayden at chayden@fcdallas.com

June 1 4:30PM Field 16
June 2 6:00PM Field 12
June 3 Cancelled Cancelled
June 23 Postponed Postponed
June 24 9:30AM Field 2

 

27 May 2:36 pm

Matt Hedges is having his best season yet having started in all 14 games of the season and his efforts in Saturday night's match earned him a spot in the MLSsoccer.com Team of the Week for Week 11.

MLSsoccer.com had this to say about his performance: "Hedges helped disrupt RSL in the box by not allowing them to flood the area with runs. He also kept his concentration for the full 90 minutes to help Dallas earn their first shutout of the season in their draw on Saturday night."

In addition, Tesho Akindele has played in six games this season, started both games last week and even scored his first goal of his professional career on Wednesday in LA vs. the Galaxy. Akindele found his way onto the Castrol Index for Week 11

Click here for a full explanation on how the Castrol Index is calculated

Rank Player Position Team Minutes Points Opponent
1 Landon Donovan Midfielder LA Galaxy 82 1832 Philadelphia Union
2 Robbie Keane Forward LA Galaxy 90 1629 Philadelphia Union
3 Will Bruin Forward Houston Dynamo 90 1417 San Jose Earthquakes
4 Jeff Attinella Goalkeeper Real Salt Lake 90 1363 FC Dallas
5 Steve Clark Goalkeeper Columbus Crew 90 1181 Chicago Fire
6 Jon Busch Goalkeeper San Jose Earthquakes 90 1165 Houston Dynamo
7 Atiba Harris Forward San Jose Earthquakes 90 1128 Houston Dynamo
8 Bill Hamid Goalkeeper D.C. United 90 1078 Houston Dynamo
9 Leonardo Defender LA Galaxy 90 1072 Philadelphia Union
10 Patrick Mullins Forward New England Revolution 90 973 D.C. United
11 Tesho Akindele Forward FC Dallas 80 934 LA Galaxy
12 Paulo Nagamura Midfielder Sporting Kansas City 90 914 Toronto FC
13 Donovan Ricketts Goalkeeper Portland Timbers 90 912 New York Red Bulls
14 Thierry Henry Forward New York Red Bulls 90 907 Portland Timbers
15 Robbie Keane Forward LA Galaxy 90 887 FC Dallas
16 Bobby Shuttleworth Goalkeeper New England Revolution 90 870 D.C. United
17 Bradley Orr Defender Toronto FC 90 864 Sporting Kansas City
18 Diego Fagundez Midfielder New England Revolution 87 857 D.C. United
19 Maximiliano Urruti Forward Portland Timbers 83 857 New York Red Bulls
20 Gyasi Zardes Forward LA Galaxy 90 855 FC Dallas

 

 

 

27 May 2:14 pm

We're still a few weeks away from the big tournament in Brazil, but a mini-World Cup comes to Toyota Soccer Center this weekend with the third-annual MoneyGram Nations Cup.

The MoneyGram Nations Cup was organized in 2012 to promote outreach and unity in the local DFW community through the game of soccer and in 2014 we will celebrate the third year of the tournament. 16 teams have been drawn into four groups in a World Cup-style tournament that will determine the 2014 MoneyGram Nations Cup champion.

All group stage games will take place on Saturday, May 31st throughout the day leading up to the FC Dallas vs. San Jose game, and the knockout round semi-finals and finals will be on Sunday, June 1.

Admission is free to all games and we encourage all FC Dallas fans to come out early on Saturday afternoon to take in a little bit of the soccer carnival atmosphere! There will be plenty of fun for the kids with face painting, balloon artist and a soccer-shaped bounce house as well as pizza from Cici's sno-cones and other treats!

On Field 10, the Ultimate Soccer Experience will be set up with different interactive stations including soccer bowling, soccer basketball and a 1-on-1 competition while an EA Sports FIFA 14 station offers the chance to win bragging rights over your friends.

In addition, everyone who attends the MoneyGram Nations Cup will have the opportunity to win a brand new 2014 FC Dallas jersey by Tweeting your most creative photo from the 2014 Nations Cup using #NationsCup14 and here at FCDallas.com we have a special contest where you can win an FCD prize pack featuring a Raul Fernandez signed ball!

Don't forget to RSVP on the Facebook event!

 

27 May 12:18 pm

We're just a little over a week away from the international friendly between Ivory Coast and El Salvador that will be played at Toyota Stadium on June 4 at 8 pm. A few days ago El Salvador's new head coach announced his 32-man camp roster:

Goalkeepers: Derby Carillo (Atlanta Silverbacks), Henry Hernandez (Isidro Metapan), Elmer Iglesias (Santa Tecla)

Defenders: Jonathan Barrios (Isidro Metapan), Ibsen Castro (Marte), Allan Fernandez (Atletico Marte), Moises Garcia (LA Firpo), Miguel Lemus (FAS), Mario Martinez (Atletico Marte), Milton Molina (Isidro Metapan), Santos Ortiz (Dragon), Alexander Mendoza (FAS), Bryan Tamacas (FAS), Marcelo Tejeda (Atletico Marte)

Midfielders: Jaime Alas (Ballenas Galeanas/Mexico), Arturo Alvarez (Videoton FC/Hungary), Darwin Ceren (Orlando City SC/USA), Oscar Ceren (Juventud Independiente), Alexander Larin (FAS), Richard Menjivar (San Antonio Scorpion), Erick Molina (Atletico Marte), Marvin Monterrosa (Isidro Metapan), Juan Carlos Portillo (Juventud Independiente), raul Renderos (FAS), Helman Rivas (Alianza), Kevin Satamaria (Suchitepequez/Guatemala), Herbet Sosa (Alianza FC)

Forwards: Jonathan Aguila (FAS), Mark Lester Blanco (LA Firpo), Rafael Burgos (Gyor/Hungary), Andres Flores (Isidro Metapan), Romel Mejia (Dragon)

El Salvador also plays Spain in their second international friendly of the summer in Landover, Maryland at FedEx Field on Saturday, June 7th.

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO IVORY COAST VS, EL SALVADOR ON JUNE 4

27 May 9:58 am
Check out the best photos from Saturday's match against Real Salt Lake!
 

27 May 9:54 am

Here’s the show recap from Sunday’s latest episode of Soccer Today presented by Toyota and co-hosted by Marc Stein and Steve Davis on 103.3 FM ESPN Radio:

Now available on iTunes!

SEGMENT 1: Marc and Steve launch into the day's extensive talk on Jurgen Klinsmann's shocking ouster; a U.S. World Cup team without Landon Donovan! So few of us saw that coming.

SEGMENT 2: We talk to former U.S. Olympic captain Brian Dunseth about the Donovan-Klinsmann kerfuffle.

SEGMENT 3: We speak to BeIN Sport pundit and former Real Madrid TV personality Kate Murray about Saturday's Champions League victory over Atletico Madrid.

SEGMENT 4: Sound from Klinsmann and Donovan's first public reaction to last week's news, along with more thoughts on the matter from Marc and Steve.

23 May 3:39 pm

The FC Dallas Team Shop will be having a special 20-15-10-5 sale this Memorial Day (Available in-store only, Monday, May 26 from 10 am to 4 pm).

  • 20: Get 20% off any one (1) item puchased at the FC Dallas Team Shop
  • 15: Get $15 off all non-goalkeeper jerseys
  • 10: Get $10 off the May Scarf of the Month
  • 5: Get $5 off the FC Dallas Classic Mug

The FC Dallas Team Shop is located in the Northwest corner of Toyota Stadium (9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75033).

You can also take advantage of the following specials on ShopFCDallas.com all Memorial Day weekend-long (Available online only, Friday, May 23-Monday, May 26)!

  • Get $15 off all non-goalkeeper jerseys
  • Get free shipping on all orders of $25 or more*
  • Get a free FC Dallas Classic Mug on all orders of $40 or more**

*Order total does not include standard shipping cost (i.e. you can not order $20 of merchandise and then add $12 shipping in order to get free shipping)

**On qualifying orders, free FC Dallas Classic Mug will not be reflected in your shopping cart or on order confirmation. Mugs will automatically be added to qualifying orders before they are shipped.