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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:

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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.

11 May 4:43 pm

Twice as nice! For the second week in a row, Fabian Castillo and Mauro Diaz were both named to the MLSSoccer.com Team of the Week for week 10 of the MLS season. Castillo has been named to three of the last four TOTW's, five this season and is currently tied for the MLS lead in assists with five in ten appearances. 

M: Fabian Castillo (FC Dallas) – Had more than his usual share of accelerations and dribbles which put the Galaxy backline on its heels and created dangerous opportunities in Dallas' 2-1 win over LA.

M: Mauro Diaz (FC Dallas) – Went 90 minutes for the first time since April 2014 and fans were thankful that he did. His superb vision created both Dallas goals.

GET YOUR TICKETS TO SEE MAURO & FABIAN VS NYRB ON FRIDAY NIGHT

11 May 4:09 pm

For the third straight week, FC Dallas is up for AT&T MLS Goal of the Week!

While Blas Perez is the one who scored the goal, this one is all about Mauro Diaz's filthy flick to free Perez on goal. This goal put Blas Perez at the top of the FC Dallas scoring charts with five this season tied for fifth-most in Major League Soccer while Diaz now has four assists in his last two matches.

Vote Blas Perez(and Mauro) for AT&T MLS Goal of the Week! 


WATCH: GOTW Week 10

 


 

11 May 11:47 am

We've been trying to get this uploaded for ya'll for the last few home games and it's finally a go. In case you've never listened, FC Dallas has a fantastic radio broadcast with Steve Davis for every match and after home games we have about a 25 minute post-game show where Steve brings in a special guest to discuss everything we've seen. 

This week, he brought in Tyler Kern the producer of the always-awesome ESPN Soccer Today presented by Toyota. Give it a listen and be sure to always catch the 100.7FM post-game show on your drive home from Toyota Stadium!

11 May 11:47 am

We've been trying to get this uploaded for ya'll for the last few home games and it's finally a go. In case you've never listened, FC Dallas has a fantastic radio broadcast with Steve Davis for every match and after home games we have about a 25 minute post-game show where Steve brings in a special guest to discuss everything we've seen. 

This week, he brought in Tyler Kern the producer of the always-awesome ESPN Soccer Today presented by Toyota. Give it a listen and be sure to always catch the 100.7FM post-game show on your drive home from Toyota Stadium!

09 May 11:15 pm

Incredible. FC Dallas came from behind to beat the 2014 MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy 2-1 tonight at Toyota Stadium. Here are the highlights with a Hollywood ending:

08 May 3:59 pm

After nearly three weeks, FC Dallas is back home on Saturday night for a huge home game vs the LA Galaxy! FCD boasts a 3-1-0 record in four home games this year and currently sit tied for first place in the Western Conference and MLS with 17 points from nine matches. Here are the ten things you need to know before heading to Toyota Stadium for #FCDvLA: 

1. In honor of Mother's Day, Norma Hunt will be scarfing the Lamar Hunt Statue at 7:00PM in Lamar's Tailgate on the North Concourse! Be sure to get there early for a great spot.

2. Be sure to set your DVR's to record the brand new FC Dallas Extra Time magazine show airing at 7:00PM prior to the TXA21 broadcast of Saturday night's match against LA. 

3. Our brand new May Scarf of the Month is now on sale in the team store and it's dedicated to legendary mascot Tex Hooper. Be sure to grab one in the team store on Saturday before they sell out! 

4. Speaking of team score, you're definitely going to want to grab one of our exclusive match posters(pictured to the left) with the amazing Star Wars theme.

5. Just like they didn't get too low after a tough loss at home to Colorado earlier this year, FC Dallas is focusing on not getting too high after last week's big win over Houston.

6. As for Saturday's opponents Los Angeles, things are a little bit up and down for the 2014 MLS Cup champs. Read all about them with our Know Your Enemy feature

7. We're launching a new in-stadium text program for this game with updates on stuff going on around the stadium, highlights, any weather updates and maybe a special treat or two. Text MATCH6 to 444-222 to get included in the free in-stadium text program.

8. Speaking of weather, Saturday could get a little bit interesting again with potential thunderstorms in the forecast. As with all the rain this last week, some days there is nothing and other days there is some hairy stuff so be sure to take a look at the radar before heading to Toyota Stadium. 

9. Saturday's game will be broadcast locally in HD on TXA21 with Mark Followill and Kevin Hartman on the call. For English radio tune to 100.7FM The Word with Steve Davis and catch the game in Spanish on 1270AM with Carlos Alvarado and Rafa Calderon.

10. Tickets are available for Saturday's game RIGHT HERE. It's one of just two home games left between now and June 26th so be sure to join us at Toyota Stadium for a huge Western Conference match against Los Angeles! 

 

07 May 5:18 pm

Here are your Keys to the Match driven by Toyota for Saturday's big game against the LA Galaxy:

06 May 12:00 am

When: May 6th

Where: Fiesta Mart on W Illinois Ave

Attendance:  250

Event title: Blas Perez Autograph Signing presented by Dr. Pepper Snapple Group and Fiesta Mart

Summary: The Mobile Marketing Tour traveled to Fiesta Mart on W Illinois Avenue in Dallas, TX on May 6th from 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm.  The event was highlighted by an appearance from FC Dallas star player, Blas Perez, who signed autographs for fans and conversed with customers.  Also at the booth was a prize wheel, where fans had the opportunity to spin and win awesome free items that represented various sponsors such as Cricket glow in the dark soccer balls, Advocare mini scarves, TXU drawstick bags, and Toyota necklaces.  The appearance of Perez was a huge success and led to a very large turnout.