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FC Dallas Signs Goalkeeper Jimmy Maurer on Loan from New York Cosmos

Goalkeeper to backup Chris Seitz in Montreal tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. CT on TXA 21

FRISCO – FC Dallas has signed goalkeeper Jimmy Maurer, on loan, from North American Soccer League side New York Cosmos, the club announced today.

Maurer, 28, joined the Cosmos in 2013. He was named to the NASL Best XI in 2014, after posting a 0.91 goals against average in 25 starts. Maurer started 28 games (0.93 GAA) in 2015 and 27 games in 2016, helping New York claim to back-to-back NASL championships. 

Maurer has started 13 matches for the Cosmos this season. He is 5-5-3 with a 1.30 GAA and four shutouts.

Maurer is expected to backup FC Dallas goalkeeper Chris Seitz vs. Montreal Impact tomorrow (6:30 p.m. CT on TXA 21). Jesse Gonzalez is currently with the U.S. National Team for the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals, also tomorrow (9 p.m. CT on FS1/Univision), at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.