May 19, 2012
What: Union (2-6-1, seven points) at FC Dallas (3-6-3, 12 points) When: Saturday, 8:30 p.m. Where: Pizza Hut Park, Frisco, Texas TV: The Comcast Network On the web: Streaming online at MLSSoccer.com Last time out: On Aug. 13, 2011, a pair of penalty kick goals by Sebastien Le Toux preserved a 2-2 draw at PPL Park in Chester on what was midfielder Freddy Adu's debut match for the Union....
May 12, 2011 |
FRISCO, Texas - Daniel Hernandez scored for the first time since the 2002 playoffs, converting a penalty kick in first-half injury time in FC Dallas' 1-0 victory over Toronto FC on Wednesday night. Hernandez, Dallas' captain, has five goals in 155 regular-season games in his 13-year MLS career. Dallas improved to 4-3-2 and extended its unbeaten streak to four games (3-0-1). The club has rallied since 2010 league MVP David Ferreira broke his right ankle in Vancouver on April 23. The Union visit FC Dallas on Saturday night.
August 7, 2005 |
FRISCO, Texas - Youri Djorkaeff scored two second-half goals last night to rally the MetroStars to a 2-2 tie with FC Dallas in the first game played at Pizza Hut Park. Djorkaeff's goals wiped out a 2-0 halftime deficit and enabled the MetroStars to improve to 7-6-8. Dallas, winless in its last five games, is 10-5-5. Djorkaeff tied the score in the 53d minute in front of a sellout crowd of 16,750. He had also scored in the 47th minute. Carlos Ruiz scored twice for Dallas, once on a bicycle kick, giving him nine goals for the season.
August 14, 2005 |
FRISCO, Texas - Shalrie Joseph scored the tiebreaking goal in the 80th minute as the New England Revolution beat FC Dallas, 2-1, last night. Andy Dorman crossed a short pass to Joseph, who dribbled between two defenders and scored from 25 yards out to help the Revs (12-4-6) remain in first place in the Eastern Division and extend Dallas' winless streak to six games. Carlos Ruiz had tied the score at 1 for Dallas (10-6-5) in the 58th minute, picking up his 10th goal of the season.
February 19, 2011 |
The Union traded midfielder Andrew Jacobson on Friday to FC Dallas for Dallas' second-round pick in the 2013 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. Terms of the trade were not disclosed. The Union had acquired Jacobson in the 2009 expansion draft from D.C. United. The midfielder started in the Union's first-ever match at Seattle Sounders FC on March 25, 2010. He started 13 of 25 games with the Union, logging 1,294 minutes. The club also announced seven changes its 2011 regular-season schedule to accommodate MLS television-rights agreements with Fox Soccer Channel and TSN. The league and the network said Friday that FSC will televise up to 31 regular-season games and three playoff games, including a conference final.
April 18, 2010 |
Juan Pablo Angel scored two goals, the second on a penalty kick in the final minute of regulation, to give the New York Red Bulls a 2-1 win over FC Dallas at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J., on Saturday. The Red Bulls remained unbeaten in their new $200 million home. The team has won two in MLS action, while also taking an international friendly from Brazilian club Santos. New York next faces the visiting Union at 4 p.m. Saturday. Dynamo domination. Geoff Cameron, Lovel Palmer, and Dominic Oduro scored goals and the Houston Dynamo shut out Chivas USA, 3-0, at Robertson Stadium in Houston.
August 13, 2011 |
When their careers first intersected, Peter Nowak's as a coach and Freddy Adu as a player, the relationship wasn't always harmonious. Nowak was a first-year coach with D.C. United in 2004 and Adu was in his rookie Major League Soccer season after turning professional at age 14. Both admitted to butting heads, but now many years later time must be the true healer. Yes, that was Nowak, with his arm around Adu, both smiling after the Union officially announced his signing during Friday's news conference at PPL Park.
May 16, 2010 |
The early production hadn't met the hype, but Union rookie Danny Mwanga finally made a big statement. Inserted into the game in the 81st minute, Mwanga drilled a 15-yarder in the fourth minute of stoppage time for his first Major League Soccer goal, enabling the Union to earn a 1-1 tie with visiting FC Dallas on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field. The 18-year-old Mwanga, out of Oregon State, was the first player chosen in the MLS Super Draft - and with the selection came high expectations.
July 19, 2010 |
The Union's Sebastien Le Toux is heading to the MLS All-Star game after all. Le Toux was among the 13 players added today for the July 28 game in Houston against Manchester United. Eleven players were selected by coach Bruce Arenas, with two other comissioner's picks. Le Toux is tied for fourth in MLS with seven goals and has three game-winners, including a goal in stoppage time Saturday in a victory over Toronto. He also has seven assists. He also has a team-high seven assists.