Seattle Sounders v. FC Dallas – Western Conference Semi-Finals Leg One Preview

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After closing out the regular season with a 2-1 win over the San Jose Earthquake, the battered FC Dallas return to action after a week rest to face the Seattle Sounders in leg one of the Western Conference semi-finals. This is where things start to get really serious.

Ryan Hollingshead’s summer optimism proves beneficial in the long run

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FC Dallas utility man, Ryan Hollingshead has proved to be a key cog of the FC Dallas wheel in 2015. Having started at five different positions this year, he has now finding a home at left back. He also found a positivity that was sometimes unmatched in the FC Dallas locker room, believing that the club still had a shot at the Supporters Shield, even in the summer when things looked to be getting derailed.

TOP 10 PHOTOS OF THE 2015 SEASON

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2015 was our first year to use the services of a professional photographer for FC Dallas home games. Now that the regular season is complete, we’d like to look back at the best photographs…to reminisce about the key moments, to laugh at awkward poses and expressions captured at 1/500 of a second, and marvel at the beauty of the sport and the sheer athleticism of the players. All photos taken by David Chaffin for Soccer Information Network.

Filling out my bracket for MLS playoffs

It is time for MLS playoffs and guessing the playoffs could be detrimental to your health, but I will take a crack at it anyway. So here goes nothing. Wednesday D.C. United (4) versus New […]

Captain Matt Hedges more than happy to earn first round bye

With FC Dallas clinching the #1 seed in the Western Conference, the club has clinched a first round bye, something they could not avoid last year. Captain Matt Hedges more than welcomes the week rest […]

FC Dallas 2, San Jose Earthquakes 1 – After The Smoke Clears

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And with this, the best regular season in FC Dallas history comes to a close. 60 points, and a questionable penalty in Chicago the difference between Dallas being the Supporters Shield winners and it ultimately going to the New York Red Bulls.

The broad stroke view is pretty exciting, but also probably worth its own article. For now, let’s focus on the specific game that was yesterday and what takeaways we have in front of us, and there were a lot of really good ones. Continue reading

FC Dallas 2, San Jose Earthquakes 1 – Player Ratings

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The regular season finale was not necessarily a fantastic performance, but yet another solid performance against a good San Jose Earthquakes side who very well could have been in the playoffs. No one player stood […]

FC Dallas down San Jose 2-1 to round out regular season

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FC Dallas picked up the win they needed, but there would be no silverware coming to Frisco, yet. Dallas would take down the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1, and end the Earthquakes season short of a […]

Lineup Prediction and Analysis: October 25, 2015

Well it has come down to this as FC Dallas host the San Jose Earthquake with both teams needing a win for two different reasons. FC Dallas needs a win and either a New York […]

Chicago Fire versus New York Red Bulls: Pros and Cons

Lots of eyes will be on the Fire-Red Bulls game tonight along with the FC Dallas game as both teams fight for the shield. So we will look at some pros and cons heading into […]