FC Dallas Special Olympics Wins Annual Match Against Colorado Special Olympics

Two second half goals give FCDSO team victory in annual match

Special Olympics FCD

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Olivia Brestal/FC Dallas

FRISCO - In their first ever home match against another MLS team, the FC Dallas Special Olympics team defeated Colorado Rapids Special Olympics 2-0 on an unforgettable night for both teams at Toyota Stadium.

After a scoreless first half, the FC Dallas first teamers joined the Special Olympics team to cheer them on and it clearly had a very positive affect on the taem. Jacob Hill and Steven McIlhenny scored goals in the 32nd and 39th minutes to seal a 2-0 win for FC Dallas in front of a large and boisterous crowd that stayed after the FC Dallas first team's 3-1 win over Colorado.

After the match, both teams celebrated together, honoring a fantastic display of athleticism and sportsmanship from FCD and Colorado.

Congratulations to all the participants for an incredible match!