Frisco, Texas – ਲੂਚੀ Four employees make changes from his previous lineup as FC take on the Portland Timbers in the first round of the MLS Cup playoffs at 9 a.m. at Dallas Providence Park. Tonight’s lineup notes, press. By United Health Care.
Maurer back in the round
Goalkeeper Jimmy Maurer Dallas’ decision against Minnesota United made its return to the Sticks after missing the day’s match with a minor injury. Brazil International Philip Two weeks ago he was replaced by FCD and MLS at Allianz Field. Maurer led the league in goals against the GAA and will save percentages in the regular season and start his MLS playoffs at Providence Park tonight.
Changes in the front three
The Dallas front line looks very different from Judgment Day Franco Zara, Ryan Hollingshead And Fafa Picolt All attacks begin. Last time out, it was Ricardo Pepe, Santi smiles And Michael Barrios Who led the line for FCD against loans two weeks ago. MLS playoff debit for this release. And it also marks the beginning of the FCD playoff for Picult. Tonight’s front combined for 14 goals in three regular seasons, just half of Dallas’ overall tally.
Johnny in defense
FC Dallas’ back four is still unchanged Johnny Nelson Who returns to the left to cover Hollingshead which leads to the wing. Nelson last made a long trip to the FCD’s Nashville SC earlier this month but was an unused alternative on Judgment Day. Today’s game will mark Nelson’s playoff debut as well as his 12th overall appearance of the year.
Starting XI: Jimmy Maurer; Johnny Nelson, Brasson, Matt Hedges, Brian Reynolds; Thiago Santos, Andres Riccourt, Jesse Ferreira; Ryan Hollingshead, Franco Zara, Fafa Picolt.
Alternative – Felipe, Reto Ziegler, Brian Acosta, Tanner Tessman, Brendan Cervania, Emma Tumsey, Ricardo Pepe, Santiago Moscara, Michael Barrios