FC Dallas hosts Seattle Sounders FC on Wednesday

  • FC Dallas defender Matt Hedges returned to the starting lineup for the first time since May 22.
  • FC Dallas faces Seattle Sounders at Toyota Stadium on Wednesday, Aug. 18 at 7:30PM CT. The match will air locally on TXA21, FCDTV Network, KMPX-29, and TUDN 1270AM.
  • MLS Box Score

Frisco, TX (August 14, 2021) – FC Dallas (5-8-6, 21 points) fell 0-2 to Sporting Kansas City (11-4-4, 37 points) on Saturday night at Toyota Stadium. 

Game Summary

First Half:

  • 3’ – SHOT (DAL) – Szabolcs Schön connected with a pass from Jesús Ferreira inside the six yard box and attempted to get it past the keeper, but SKC’s Tim Melia made a diving save. 
  • 12’ – GOAL (SKC) – Alan Pulido slipped a left-footed shot past the FC Dallas defense towards the far post to score the first goal of the night.   
  • 36’ – SAVE (DAL) – Jimmy Maurer saved a left-footed shot from Johnny Russell from the center of the goal that was taken from the top of the box .

Second Half

  • 53’ – SHOT (DAL) – Ricardo Pepi found a loose ball inside the box but his left-footed shot hit the post. 
  • 56’ – SHOT (DAL) – Facundo Quignon fired a shot after receiving a pass from Paxton Pomykal but his left-footed shot went wide. 
  • 63’ – GOAL (SKC) – Dániel Sallói’s shot went past Maurer’s top right corner to give SKC a 2-0 lead. 
  • 65’ – SHOT (DAL) – Jáder Obrian takes a right-footed shot from inside of the box but it goes wide and hits the post.
  • 80’ – SHOT (DAL ) – Bryan Acosta takes a right-footed shot from inside the box but it goes wide to the far side of the goal post.


FC Dallas — Jimmy Maurer; Ema Twumasi, Nkosi Tafari, Matt Hedges, Ryan Hollingshead; Edwin Cerrillo (Bryan Acosta – 45’ ), Facundo Quignon (Andrés Ricaurte – 83’), Paxton Pomykal (Jáder Obrian – 62’), Jesús Ferreira (Franco Jara – 73’), Szabolcs Schön (Freddy Vargas – 73’); Ricardo Pepi.

Substitutes not used — Phelipe, Edwin Munjoma, José Martinez, Brandon Servania.

Sporting Kansas City — Tim Melia; Luis Martins, Andreu Fontàs, Ilie Sánchez, Graham Zusi; Gadi Kinda, Remi Walter, Roger Espinoza; Dániel Sallói, Alan Pulido, Johnny Russell.

Substitutes not used — John Pulskamp, Roberto Puncec, Amadou Dia, Kaveh Rad, Kayden Pierre, Cameron Duke, Grayson Barber, Wilson Harris.

Scoring Summary:

SKC (0-1): Alan Pulido (Gadi Kinda, Dániel Sallói) – 12’ 

SKC (0-2): Dániel Sallói (Johnny Russell) – 63’

Stats Summary: FC Dallas/Sporting Kansas City

Shots: 16/11

Shots on Goal: 2/6

Saves: 4/2

Corner Kicks: 5/6

Fouls: 14/9

Offside: 1/1

Misconduct Summary:

DAL: Jesús Ferreira (caution) – 38’ 

DAL: Matt Hedges (caution) – 49’

DAL: Jáder Obrian (caution) – 67’

DAL: Szabolcs Schön (caution) – 68’

DAL: Freddy Vargas (caution) – 76’

DAL: Ema Twumasi (caution) – 89’

SKC: Gadi Kinda (caution) – 90’+1’

Weather: Partly Cloudy, 81

Attendance: 14,133

Referee: Armando Villarreal

Assistant Referees: Jeffrey Greeson, Eric Weisbrod

Fourth official: JC Griggs

VAR: Alejandro Mariscal