Seattle Sounders and FC Dallas are pitted against each other in an MLS regular season matchup on Sunday. The ball kicks off at 7:30 PM EST in CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington.
Date and Time: October 15th, 2017 7:30 PM EST
Venue: CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington
TV: FOX Sports 1 (US)
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Seattle placed fourth in the Western Conference with 47 points are now at risk of missing out on the playoffs if they continue their winless streak. The Sounders are desperately in need of a win have only won once in their last seven league matches (2L-4D) having scored only six goals in the seven games. Striker Clint Dempsey is the teams only hope who had seven shots off the bench in Seattle’s 0-2 loss to Philadelphia in their last outing.
Sounders will be without D Brad Evans (lower back pain), M Callum Mallace (left quad strain), F Jordan Morris (right hamstring strain), and M Osvaldo Alonso (quad injury) in Sunday’s clash.
Probable playing IX: Stefan Frei, Roman Torres, Kelvin Leerdam, Chad Marshall, Oniel Fisher, Victor Rodriguez, Nicolas Lodeiro, Gustav Svensson, Cristian Roldan, Joevin Jones, and Clint Dempsey
Dallas four points short of Seattle are just one point clear of Real Salt Lake for the 6th spot with 43 points and are on the brink of losing their playoff dreams. Head coach Oscar Pareja has said that to get back in the season his team has to win Sunday’s game at all costs.
The situation of Dallas is even worse having won just once in their last 13 league games (6L-6D) and have failed to put a single goal in six of those matches. A big game is expected of Javier Morales who made 139 touches against Colorado.
Probable playing IX: Jesse Gonzalez, Hernan Grana, Kellyn Acosta, Carlos Gruezo, Michael Barrios, Walker Zimmerman, Matt Hedges, Atiba Harris, Mauro Diaz, Roland Lamah, and Javier Morales.