Dallas Soccer, Dallas Soccer News, North Texas Soccer

dallas soccer news
Dallas Soccer Exclusive
Dallas Soccer News - Blas Perez lifts FC Dallas over Vancouver, Erik Hurtado, FC Dallas news, MLS news

Blas Perez lifts FC Dallas past Vancouver

Published 9/15/2014 6:23:38 AM by staff from dallas
image image image image email this article
The games just keep getting bigger and bigger as the playoff run is in full stretch.  Thank goodness FCD has a strong willed and talented veteran like Blas Perez.  His energy lifted the squad Saturday as he notched both goals in the important 2-1 victory over the visiting Vancouver Whitecaps.

The three points were huge as it helps solidify FCD's hold on 4th place in the MLS Western Conference.  It also opened an 8 point gap between Vancouver and Dallas with only a handful of matches left to play.  

The opening goal was a bit of a fluke for Dallas.  OK. Let's be honest.  It was blind luck.  Blas Perez received a pass way out on the right sideline where he turned and blasted a blind cross to the back post.  The ball floated over sprawling keeper David Ousted and into the back side netting.  A lucky goal, but also a very valuable goal.

After the break Vancouver answered back in the 67th minute.  A counter attack released Mauro Rosales and Erik Hurtado on the break.  A nice pass from Rosales was blasted home by Hurtado and suddenly the match was all even.  Would the points be split?

Not on this night!  FC Dallas went right back to work looking for the winner.  They found it ten minutes later as Blas Perez volleyed home from ten yards out.  FC Dallas now sits only a single point behind Real Salt Lake for the coveted third place position.  Things get tougher though as FC Dallas must travel to the LA Galaxy before returning home to play the Seattle Sounders the next two weekends!

Label: Blas Perez lifts FC Dallas over Vancouver, Erik Hurtado, FC Dallas news, MLS news
Print Dallas Soccer News Print   View Dallas Soccer News RSS Feed
Dallas Area Soccer Articles
Dallas Soccer News

Villarreal showing their class at Dallas Cup

Added: 4/16/2019 8:31:48 AM
So far Villarreal is just as good as advertised. The Spanish side arrived in Dallas with a sparkling season under their belts and have proceeded to look as one of the favorites after two group matches at the prestigious Dallas Cup. Read More
Dallas Soccer News

Tigres open Dallas Cup 40 with impressive win over Liverpool

Added: 4/15/2019 3:07:43 PM
Tigres signaled their intentions with an impressive 4-2 win over Liverpool to open Dallas Cup 40 Sunday evening at the Cotton Bowl. Read More
Dallas Soccer News

Machu Picchu - The best way to see & enjoy Peru's Wonder

Added: 3/12/2019 3:11:02 PM
A wonderful advice piece on getting the most out of your trip to Machu Picchu in Peru! Read More
Dallas Soccer News

Sidekicks beat El Paso behind big night from Jamie Lovegrove

Added: 12/16/2018 11:19:56 AM
The Dallas Sidekicks won their first home game of the 2018-2019 MASL season, beating the El Paso Coyotes, 7-4 behind a big night from Jamie Lovegrove. Read More
Dallas Soccer News

FC Dallas to gain a new rival in Austin FC

Added: 8/23/2018 12:29:35 PM
Well well well. It looks like FC Dallas will be gaining a new rival very soon. The Columbus Crew are going to be relocating to Austin and becoming Austin FC. Read More
Dallas Soccer News

TCU opens with win over Alabama in womens soccer

Added: 8/18/2018 8:05:54 AM
What an opening night in Fort Worth as TCU took care of visiting Alabama 1-0 on a late Kayla Hill header. It was a mouth-watering matchup featuring a pair of teams that made the NCAA Tournament last year. Read More
Dallas Soccer News

Favorites having tough time at Russia 2018 World Cup

Added: 6/19/2018 1:24:54 PM
Well with the opening group matches in the books for all the groups at the 2018 Russia World Cup the one thing we have learned is that we knew nothing as only 2 of the top 8 in the FIFA rankings managed a win. Read More

RSS Feed
Dallas Soccer Xpert is the best dallas soccer news source.
We cover Dallas soccer, Dallas Cup, Dallas soccer news, North Texas soccer,
Dallas high school soccer, and Fort Worth high school soccer.