FRISCO - FC Dallas and D.C. United are coming into a match with a lot of playoff implications without multiple starters. D.C. has a couple of injuries and are missing two midfielders due to international duty. FCD does not have a lot of injuries, but it has a trio of players away with their national teams.
Here is where both teams stand on the injury front.
OUT: Júnior Moreno (international duty), Ulises Segura (international duty), Taylor Kemp (hip surgery), David Ousted (elbow surgery), Chris Odoi-Atsem (fatigue), Vytas (hip), Oniel Fisher (knee)
QUESTIONABLE: Kofi Opare (hip)
D.C. will miss a couple of key players in the midfield, with both Júnior Moreno and Ulises Segura away on international duty. Moreno has started 15 games this season and Segura has started 12 games, contributing two goals and an assist.
Right back Oniel Fisher is also out for the match. The defender hurt his knee against Montreal on Sept. 29 and will be out for the season. He started 20 games for D.C. this season, midfielder Paul Arriola stepped into Fisher's right back role in the team's last game.
Center back Kofi Opare is questionable with a hip injury. He has started 10 games this season, but has not appeared since Sept. 12.
OUT: Kris Reaves (left foot stress fracture), Cristian Colmán (torn ACL), Reggie Cannon (international duty), Carlos Gruezo (international duty), Maynor Figueroa (international duty)
Reggie Cannon is on international duty with the U.S. Men's National Team and will miss his first game of the season for Dallas. Carlos Gruezo and Maynor Figueroa are both on international duty and will miss the match. Gruezo has started 19 of the last 20 games in the midfield. Figueroa has been coming in late in games lately to help bolster the defense.