RECAP: FC Dallas Earns 2-1 Comeback Win against Inter Miami CF at Toyota Stadium

Ryan Hollingshead scores his third game-winning goal 

Frisco, Texas (Oct. 28, 2020) – FC Dallas (7-5-7) earns 2-1 comeback victory over Inter Miami CF (6-12-3) at Toyota Stadium thanks to goals from Franco Jara and Ryan Hollingshead.

Game Summary
First Half:

  • 13’ – Jimmy Maurer makes an early save after Inter Miami’s Andrés Reyes attempts to head in a cross from Lewis Morgan.
  • 17’ – Ryan Hollingshead’s header is saved by Miami’s John McCarthy following a freekick from Andrés Ricaurte.
  • 33’ – Rodolfo Pizarro slots one past Maurer and gives Inter Miami a 1-0 lead after he connects with a through ball from Gonzalo Higuaín inside the box.

Second Half

  • 60’ – Franco Jara converts from the penalty spot to the left of Miami’s John McCarthy to level the match up.
  • 64’ – Fafa Picaults’ header in the middle of the box is punched out by McCarthy for a corner kick, following a cross from Michael Barrios.
  • 82’ – Bryan Reynolds finds Ryan Hollingshead at the back post who simply taps it in to give FC Dallas the 2-1 lead.

FC Dallas —Jimmy Maurer; Ryan Hollingshead, Bressan, Matt Hedges, Bryan Reynolds; Thiago Santos, Andrés Ricaurte (Johnny Nelson – 87’), Jesús Ferreira (Ema Twumasi – 82’); Fafa Picault (Ricardo Pepi – 72’), Franco Jara (Tanner Tessmann – 87’), Michael Barrios.

Substitutes not used — Phelipe, Callum Montgomery, Brandon Servania, Thomas Roberts, Dante Sealy.

Inter Miami CF — John McCarthy; Ben Sweat, Leandro González Pirez, Nicolás Figal (Dylan Nealis – 28’) (Federico Higuaín – 85’), Andrés Reyes; Wil Trapp (Julián Carranza – 84’), Blaise Matuidi; Matías Pellegrini (Victor Ulloa – 76’), Rodolfo Pizarro, Lewis Morgan; Gonzalo Higuaín.

Substitutes not used — Drake Callender, AJ De La Garza, Mikey Ambrose, Jay Chapman, Juan Agudelo.

Scoring Summary:
MIA: Rodolfo Pizarro (Gonzalo Higuaín) – 33’
FCD: Franco Jara (PK) – 60’
FCD: Ryan Hollingshead (Bryan Reynolds, Michael Barrios) – 82’

Misconduct Summary:
MIA: Ben Sweat (caution) – 45’
MIA: Rodolfo Pizarro (caution) – 48’
MIA: Leandro González Pirez (caution) – 54’
FCD: Ryan Hollingshead (caution) – 83’
MIA: Andrés Reyes (caution) – 90’+1’

Weather: Cloudy, 44
Attendance: 3,233

Referee: Victor Rivas 
Assistant Referees: Adam Garner, Chris Elliott
4th Official: Elijio Arreguin
VAR Official: Malik Badawi