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20 May 12:00 am

When: May 20th

Where: Winfrey Point at White Rock Lake

Event title: Dallas Marathon Kickoff 5k Event

Attendance:  250

Summary: The Mobile Marketing Tour visited Winfrey point at White Rock Lake for the Dallas Marathon kickoff 5k event.  Included at this event was an opportunity for runners and fans to put their soccer skills to the test and shoot on a goal branded with tour sponsors.  There was also a prize wheel where anyone had the opportunity to spin and win prizes such as glow in the dark soccer balls, key chains, sunglasses, and rally towels!  A great attendance of an estimated 250+ people made the event a major success.

19 May 2:46 pm

This is it. The 2015 UEFA Champions League Final is down to Juventus FC and Barcelona FC, and we want you there to watch all the action on Saturday, June 6 at the Granada Theater in Dallas! Hang out with Tex Hooper and the FCD Girls, and enter to win prizes - all while watching the Champions League's best compete for the European Champion Clubs' Cup! This event is 21-and-up and doors will open at 12:45 p.m. for kickoff at 1:45. Food and drink will be available for purchase. For more information, visit GranadaTheater.com

18 May 12:50 pm

FC Dallas defender Walker Zimmerman was named to the MLSSoccer.com Team of the Week for Week 11. This is Zimmerman's first Team of the Week honor of the season, and marks the fifth straight week that FC Dallas has had at least one player included on the list.  

D: Walker Zimmerman (FC Dallas) – Linked up well with Matt Hedges in the back, and played a steady, assured game to preserve a clean sheet against the Red Bulls.

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW FOR THE TEXAS DERBY VS. HOUSTON ON JUNE 26

17 May 12:00 am

When: May 17th

Where: Fair Park

Event Title: Festival de Mayo

Summary: The FC Dallas Soccer Tour traveled to Fair Park to participate in Univision’s annual Festival de Mayo event on Sunday, May 17th from 12:00 – 6:00pm. The event, presented by Fiesta & Univision, brings free family entertainment to the Dallas area through a products and services exposition as well as live music. Featured at the event were performances from Latin artists Banda Los Recoditos, Jonaton Sanchez, Kevin Ortiz, La Leyenda, and Pesado. With a large crowd in attendance, the exhibitors were able to connect with many potential customers in both a professional and entertaining environment. Those that participated in the FC Dallas Soccer Tour expo had the opportunity to shoot on goal for Tour sponsor prizes. Great turnout from FC Dallas fans!

15 May 11:18 pm

Here are your match highlights from Friday's 0-0 draw between FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls:

15 May 10:29 am

Tonight, FC Dallas takes the Toyota Stadium field for the last time until June 26th. That's exactly six weeks away! Don't miss our showdown against Eastern Conference high-flyers New York Red Bulls tonight at 8:00PM. Here are the 10 things to know about tonight's game:

1. We've been thrilled to have our new TV show FC Dallas Extra Time on TXA21 as well as FC Dallas Live which will debut this coming Wednesday and scarfing the Lamar Hunt Statue tonight will be the host of those two shows, long-time Dallas sports host Gina Miller. Don't miss that ceremony right around 7:30PM on the north concourse. 

2. Tonight's presenting partner is Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano and they will be handing out rally towels to the first 5,000 fans inside Toyota Stadium so get there early to get your FCD rally towel.

3. Our graphic designer Olivia Brestal has crafted up a beautiful match poster(pictured to the left) for tonight's game and you can get yours in the FCD Team Store for just a few bucks! 

4. Friday's match is a national TV broadcast on Univision Deportes and will also be available on UnivisionDeportes.com. Visit MLSsoccer.com/SAP for information on how to get English commentary using the SAP feature on your TV or just tune in to Steve Davis' broadcast on 100.7FM at 8:00PM!

5. FCD's alpha dog forward Blas Perez will be displaying his talents again tonight and MLS Insider has a must-see feature on El Raton showing both his hero and villain side. 

6. Don't forget to arrive early and take a shot at our first-annual Crossbar Challenge! You can win a chance to go down on the Toyota Stadium field after the game and even win FC Dallas season tickets! Follow the link for more information.

7. The official DJs of FC Dallas, The LHK, have your tunes covered for the drive to Toyota Stadium with their Pregame Playlist

8. Our two-tone logo snapback hat is the official merchandise store special tonight and you can get yours for just $10, that's $15 off! 

9. Remember you can listen to tonight's game in English on 100.7FM The Word with Steve Davis and don't forget to tune into the post-game show on your drive home from Toyota Stadium. As always, our game is available in Spanish on 1270AM La Voz Del Pueblo with Carlos Alvarado and Rafa Calderon.

10. There's still time to get your tickets for tonight's match HERE or you can call 1.888.FCD.GOAL and they'll get you set up with the best remaining seat in the house! 

Bonus: We have started a brand new in-stadium text program for those going to FC Dallas games. We'll update you on things going on around the stadium, merch specials, send you highlights and much more! Text match7 to 444-222 to subscribe for free.

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.

 

12 May 1:52 pm

Have you ever wanted to take your friends on in a crossbar challenge on the Toyota Stadium pitch? This is your chance! 

Participate in the FC Dallas Crossbar Challenge on Friday night before our game against the New York Red Bulls presented by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano for your chance to win FC Dallas season tickets, U.S. Men's National Team Gold Cup tickets, a suite for an upcoming FC Dallas match and more! 

The contest's qualifying round runs from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the Dr. Pink Field, the first field directly to the north of the stadium, and if you hit the crossbar from the top of the penalty box, you advance to the finals on the Toyota Stadium field after Friday's match against the New York Red Bulls presented by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. Even if you miss your first shot, you'll have the chance to buy more chances with a donation to the FC Dallas Kicks for Kids Foundation.

Your ticket to the match is automatic entry into the Crossbar Challenge, so get your tickets now

 

12 May 1:00 pm

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!

First segment … Co-hosts Marc Stein and Steve Davis start off talking about the incomparable Leo Messi; is he the game's best ever?
 
Second segment … Show producer Tyler Kern tracked down L.A. Galaxy and U.S. international forward Gyasi Zardes; the interview is here.
 
Third segment … Bolton and U.S. national team defender Tim Ream joins the show. Topics include the balance between rest after a long season and staying fit for potential summer national team duty.
 
Fourth segment … On the day of the initial New York Red Bulls vs. New York City clash, the show personnel debate word choices. Should we call this a "derby," a "clásico," a "rivalry" or something else?

 

12 May 12:00 am

When: May 12th

Where: Boys & Girls Club – Grand Prairie, TX

Event Title: Raytheon Science of Soccer

Summary: The FC Dallas Soccer Tour visited the Boys & Girls Club Tuesday, May 12th in Grand Prairie to partner with Raytheon to promote the science of soccer to the kids. Those in the attendance has the opportunity to spin the prize wheel and shoot on goal to receive a TXU drawstring back, FC Dallas coozie, Cricket glow-in-the-dark mini soccer ball or a Chase mini-scarf. Technologies such as miCoach Adidas censored soccer balls helped to track the ball and teach kids about the math and science behind things including the spin on the ball and how to kick. Appearances included FC Dallas’ own Ryan Hollingshead, Team Captain Matt Hedges, and 2014 Rookie of the Year Tesho Akindele.