Dallas Soccer, Dallas Soccer News, North Texas Soccer

dallas soccer news
Advertisement
Dallas Soccer Exclusive
Dallas Soccer News - FC Dallas 6 LA Galaxy 3, Jeff Cunningham, Dax McCarty

FC Dallas blows LA away in 2nd half

Published 9/13/2009 3:06:17 PM by staff from dallas
image image image image email this article

The offenses were on display Saturday night in Los Angeles as FC Dallas broke open a 2-2 halftime game running out 6-3 winners in a wild affair.  The first half was entertaining enough and new FC Dallas signing defender Heath Pearce had to be thinking "what the heck am I getting into" after watching neither side play any defense.  FC Dallas raced out to a 2-0 lead on a free kick goal from Dave van den Bergh and a wonderful goal from Jeff Cunningham.   On the Cunningham goal, it was a perfectly placed long ball from Atiba Harris which Jeff Cunningham expertly brought down on the dead run before slotting past Galaxy keeper Donovan Ricketts.

LA would answer back though grabbing a pair of goals to send the match to halftime tied 2-2.  The second half opened very slowly with both sides looking content to play at a much slower pace.  The opening 25 minutes of the half produced very little, but then the fireworks began.

In the 71st Dax McCarty broke the tie when he got on the end of a Jeff Cunningham cross.  The lead would go to 4-2 in the 82nd when a perfectly placed Dax McCarty cross found a diving Atiba Harris for the header goal.  Only a minute later it was 5-2 as David Ferreira finished a long run by slotting the ball home.

The 6th goal came only 4 minutes later.  This time it was Cunningham again as he rifled home a wonderful shot off a perfectly weighted pass from Brek Shea.  The Galaxy would grab one back through Edson Buddle, but the match ended 6-3 to FC Dallas.  Jeff Cunningham ended the evening with two goals and two assists.

 



Label: FC Dallas 6 LA Galaxy 3, Jeff Cunningham, Dax McCarty
Print Dallas Soccer News Print   View Dallas Soccer News RSS Feed
Dallas Area Soccer Articles
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
 
Dallas Soccer News

TCU Womens Soccer signs seven

Added: 4/19/2018 11:28:03 AM
TCU women’s soccer announced a stellar nationally ranked recruiting class. Head coach Eric Bell has announced the 2018 signing class featuring seven student-athletes. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

FC Dallas slumps to another poor result at home

Added: 4/8/2018 9:34:27 AM
FC Dallas slumped to another poor result on home turf last night as they needed a late rally to salvage a point from a very average Colorado Rapids side. Cristian Colman nodded home a wonderful long pass from Mauro Diaz. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Trinity gets past Allen in overtime thriller

Added: 3/29/2018 10:42:13 PM
Trinity slipped past Allen 2-1 on a Mateo Gonzalez goal with 30 seconds left in the first overtime. Read More
 
Dallas Soccer News

Dallas Cup 2018 - Super Group update

Added: 3/27/2018 5:26:18 AM
Two matchdays are in the books at the 2018 Dallas Cup Super Group. Only CF Monterrey have been able to win both their matches so far in the highly competitive tournament leaving everything to play for in Wednesday's final matchday. 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.