MATCH RECAP: FC Dallas 2, Seattle Sounders FC 1 | 2.16.19

FC Dallas starts off Mobile Mini Sun Cup with a victory against Seattle Sounders

  • FC Dallas’ next Mobile Mini Sun Cup match will be against Real Salt Lake at the Kino Soccer Complex on February 20 at 2:30 PM CT.

Tucson, Arizona – FC Dallas defeats Seattle Sounders 2-1 Saturday morning at Kino North Stadium with goals from Dominique Badji and Thomas Roberts.

First Half:

  • 28’ – Big chance for Ryan Hollingshead in the box but his shot goes right over the bar.
  • 30’ – Great rush out save by Jesse Gonzalez on a shot by Raul Ruidiaz to keep the score 0-0.
  • 34’ – Badji gives FC Dallas a 1-0 lead with a tap in from the six-yard box out of a quick touch from Michael Barrios.

Second Half:

  • 47’ – Badji inches away of tapping in 2-0 for FC Dallas, once again on a Barrios cross.
  • 57’ – Jordan Morris’ goal called offside after dribbling ball around Gonzalez and hitting the back of the net.
  • 77’ – Reaction save on the line by Stefan Frei on a physical header by Matt Hedges.
  • 80’ – Following a complete roster change, Roberts scores the second goal of the day with a distinct shot in the lower right corner.
  • 90’ – Nouhou scores between the legs of Jimmy Maurer on the last kick of the game.

Lineups:

FC Dallas — Jesse Gonzalez (Jimmy Maurer – 78’); Ryan Hollingshead (Marquinhos Pedroso – 78’), Matt Hedges (Bressan – 78’), Reto Ziegler, Reggie Cannon; Carlos Gruezo, Jacori Hayes (Bryan Acosta – 67’); Santiago Mosquera (Pablo Aránguiz – 78’), Paxton Pomykal (Thomas Roberts – 78’), Michael Barrios (Jesus Ferreira – 78’); Dominique Badji (Zdenek Ondrasek – 78’).

Substitutes not used — Callum Montgomery, John Nelson, Brandon Servania.  

Seattle Sounders FC — Stefan Frei (Bryan Meredith – 78’); Kelvin Leerdam (Saad Abdul-Salaam – 64’), Chad Marshall (Jordy Delem – 78’), Kim Kee Hee (Jonathan Campbell – 78’), Brad Smith (Nouhou – 78’); Cristian Roldan (Danny Leyva – 78’), Gustav Svensson (Alex Roldan – 78’); Jordan Morris (Harry Shipp – 71’), Nico Lodeiro (Henry Wingo – 78’), Victor Rodríguez (Handwalla Bwana – 78’); Raul Ruidíaz (Will Bruin – 78’).

Scoring Summary:

  • FCD: Dominique Badji (Michael Barrios, Santiago Mosquera) – 34’
  • FCD: Thomas Roberts (Carlos Gruezo) – 80’
  • SEA: Nouhou (Henry Wingo) – 90’

Misconduct Summary:

  • FCD: Reto Ziegler (caution) – 18’
  • FCD: Carlos Gruezo (caution) – 21’
  • SEA: Nico Lodeiro (caution) – 43’
  • SEA: Saad Abdul-Salaam (caution) – 65’
  • FCD: Bryan Acosta (caution) – 89’
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