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FC Dallas' record against expansion franchises

13 April 12:38 pm

FC Dallas' record against expansion franchises

By Mark Norris

FC Dallas faces the newest MLS franchise, the Montreal Impact, for the first time this Saturday at FC Dallas Stadium. We dug through the record books to find out how FCD did historically facing new MLS teams for the first time. It’s a mixed bag, with FCD 2-4-3 in opening matches against expansion clubs since 2005.

 

Chivas USA

4/16/05 – at CHV 1, FCD 3

 

Real Salt Lake

4/23/05 – at FCD 3, RSL 0

 

Houston Dynamo (relocated from San Jose)

5/6/06 – at HOU 4, FCD 3

 

Toronto FC

6/17/07 – at TOR 4, FCD 0

 

San Jose Earthquakes (2nd incarnation)

5/3/08 - at SJ 0, FCD 0

 

Seattle Sounders

5/16/09 – at FCD 1, SEA 1

 

Philadelphia Union

5/15/10 – at PHL 1, FCD 1

 

Portland Timbers

4/17/11 – at POR 3, FCD 2

 

Vancouver Whitecaps

4/23/11 – at VAN 1, FCD 2