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Report: Castillo nearing move to Turkish side Trabzonspor

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Fabian Castillo has dazzled MLS with his skills and superb finishes, but the FC Dallas attacker could be on the verge on realizing his dream of playing in Europe sooner rather than later.

According to Goal USA, the 24-year-old Colombian is nearing a move to Turkish clubTrabzonspor after spending the last five-plus seasons with FC Dallas.

FC Dallas provides pair of spectacular goals in win over Fire

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FC Dallas is routinely among the more entertaining teams in MLS, but the Western Conference contender took style points to a whole new level on Saturday night.

A pair of spectacular goals scored on Saturday are destined for the highlight reels, as FC Dallas toppled the Chicago Fire, 3-1, at Toyota Stadium.

Things change for Seattle

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The Seattle Sounders got a big win at home on Wednesday against FC Dallas and Vancouver shutout Real Salt Lake at BC Place.

Sounders thump reserve-heavy FC Dallas

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SEATTLE So fitting that if the Seattle Sounders are to redeem the 2016 season, the long road back to the red line begins against FC Dallas the speedy youngsters who exposed the Sounders as anything but in last season's playoffs.

The teams have gone in opposite directions since Dallas eliminated Seattle on penalty kicks in the Western Conference semifinals last fall.

MLS Week 19: A Midweek Look Ahead

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A busy Wednesday night around MLS sees six matches kick off Week 19.

Sporting Kansas City will be looking to continue its impressive recent form against the Chicago Fire, as Peter Vermes' side attempts to extend its unbeaten streak to six matches.

Urruti's golazo powers FC Dallas past Earthquakes

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A moment of brilliance from FC Dallas' Maxi Urruti ended the San Jose Earthquakes' perfect run at home on Friday night.

FC Dallas stretched its lead atop the Western Conference to four points by way of their 1-0 victory at Avaya Stadium.

Urruti opened the scoring in fantastic fashion in the 51st minute as he used a superb combination of concentration and technique to flip a bicycle kick goal into the left side of the net from close range.

MLS Ticker: Guardado, D.C. United, Impact and more

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While one MLS team is set to face one of Serie A's biggest clubs next month,a Mexican international continues to be linked to a move to the United States.

Andres Guardado has said he is flattered to have his name thrown into the MLS mix, amid reports that the Mexico midfielder has an offer from Atlanta United FC.

The Best of MLS Week 17: Mauro Diaz, NYCFC and more

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The 17th week of the MLS season had plenty of drama, and action, from the latest installment of the New York derby, to Tim Howard's return to the league and Robbie Keane's return to the scoring list.

It was a heck of a week for rookies, with several playing key roles in important results, and it was a big week for FC Dallas, which climbed back to the top of the MLS standings with a resounding victory.

FC Dallas dominates RSL at home

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FC Dallas bounced back from a disappointing defeat against Sporting KC last weekend with a complete performance on Saturday night.

Oscar Pareja's side picked up a 2-0 win against Real Salt Lake, propelling Dallas to within one point of the Colorado Rapids atop the Western Conference.

MLS Week 16: A Look Ahead

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While the Colorado Rapids and Chicago Fire will be off this weekend, the MLS schedule features several high-profile matchups, which begins with the Seattle Sounders hosting New York City FC on Saturday afternoon.

Real Salt Lake will travel to FC Dallas in a key Western Conference clash amongst playoff-bound clubs.

Feilhaber goal, assist propels Sporting KC past FC Dallas

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MLS matches have a reputation for exciting finishes, but it was an outrageous beginning that set the tone for Sporting KC's win against FC Dallas on Sunday afternoon at Children's Mercy Park.

The Western Conference clash saw Sporting KC win 2-0 against Dallas, behind a strong effort by midfielder Benny Feilhaber.

Splish Splash: Things Got A Bit Damp During The Texas Derby Between FC Dallas And Houston Dynamo (Photo & Videos)

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Last night's big Texas derby between FC Dallas and Houston Dynamo lasted a mere matter of minutesbefore the referee decided to suspendthe tie.

This was due to the fact that, despite the pitch obviously being fine during the pre-match inspection, unrelenting sheets ofmonsoon rain descended uponthe Toyota Stadium in Frisco within the first four minutes of the game renderingthe playing surface somewhat damper than is strictly standard.

Houston Dynamo vs FC Dallas Final Score: Rain soaked Texas Derby ends in a draw

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After a two hour rain delay, Houston and Dallas play to a 1-1 draw.

They kicked off the Texas Derby on time but it didn't take but a split second to wonder if this match should have kicked off at all. The rain coming down so hard the game could barely be seen on TV. The ball wouldn't move on the field as it sat bogged down by the rainwater.

MLS Week 13: A Look Ahead

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As the 2016 MLS season rolls into Week 13, several teams will be in search of a win prior to the league's upcoming international break.

The league's two conference leaders will go at it on Saturday night, when the Philadelphia Union head west to face the league-leading Colorado Rapids.

New England Revolution

FC Dallas visits Galaxy, Revs host Fire in U.S. Open Cup semifinals

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Four teams booked their spots in the U.S. Open Cup semifinal on Wednesday night, and now each knows the path they will need to take en route to the tournament's finale.

The U.S. Open Cup semifinal draw was held on Thursday, pairing FC Dallas with the LA Galaxy, while the Chicago Fire will take on the New England Revolution.

Did the Revolution deserve a PK against the Seattle Sounders?

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Was referee Fotis Bazakos right to point to the spot?

One week after burying a penalty against FC Dallas, Lee Nguyen was once again called upon to face down an opposing keeper. The silver-haired Nguyen made no mistake of the opportunity, putting the New England Revolution back on level terms with the Seattle Sounders.

Defensive woes stymie Revolution against lethal FC Dallas side

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For the second time in their 2016 season, the Revs allowed four goals against a Western Conference foe.

The New England Revolution preached all week that three points weren't going to come easily against FC Dallas, and that lesson was learned the hard way in Saturday's 4-2 loss at Gillette Stadium.

Houston Dynamo

Castillo scores late to push FC Dallas past Dynamo in U.S. Open Cup

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Fabian Castillo's heroics aren't just limited to MLS play.

The Colombian winger scored a stoppage time winner on Wednesday, leading his team to a 1-0 win over the Houston Dynamo that clinched FC Dallas' spot in the U.S. Open Cup semifinals.

With penalty kicks looming, FC Dallas hoofed the ball forward in an effort to create one more chance in stoppage time.

Houston Dynamo Player Ratings vs. FC Dallas

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The Dynamo battled in-state rivals FC Dallas in a rain soaked affair that was delayed for over 2 hours. Despite going down a goal in the first half, the club battled back in the second half to secure a point on the road thanks to strong performances by the midfield and the goalkeeper.

Quick Thoughts:

1) If the Dynamo were not in last place in the Western Conference this would be looked at as a positive result.

DT Rewind: Week of May 29

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This past week was all about the Texas Derby.


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Houston Dynamo vs FC Dallas: Highlights

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Dynamo takes point in road tie with FC Dallas

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The Houston Dynamo grabbed a point from second-place FC Dallas Thursday night in MLS action.

Ricardo Clark struck for the Dynamo in the second half and was the hero as the West bottom-dwellers held FCD back from a move into the top spot in the conference.

Houston Dynamo vs FC Dallas: How to watch, lineups and more

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It's Texas Derby time! Don't miss out on any of the action.


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THE TEXAS DERBY BABY! The Dynamo won round one of the Texas Derby on their home turf. If they win round two they will regain ownership of El Capitan. It won't be an easy outing for the Dynamo as they head to Frisco to play the number two team in the Western Conference.

Previewing Houston Dynamo vs. FC Dallas with Big D Soccer

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We spoke with Drew Epperley of Big D Soccer as the Houston Dynamo hope to win their first game on the road and win the Texas Derby at the same time.

The Houston Dynamo are coming off of their first point away from BBVA Compass Stadium nearly halfway through the season. The organization and its head coach, Owen Coyle, had parted ways before the match as Assistant Wade Barrett along with Sports Performance Director Paul Caffrey, and Goalkeeper Coach Paul Rogers have handled coaching responsibilities together before an official interim manager is named by the front office.

Match Day 14: Houston Dynamo vs FC Dallas

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The Texas Derby is back in action.

Have the Dynamo turned a corner when it comes to success on the road?

Under Wade Barrett and Co. coaching last weekend the Dynamo left Vancouver with their first points of any kind on the road. They took the lead thanks to a great (and up for MLS Goal of the Week) goal from DaMarcus Beasley but weren't unable to keep Vancouver off the board and had to settle for a 1-1 draw.

Houston Dynamo vs FC Dallas Preview: Dynamo look for continued improvement on the road against rival

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The Dynamo travel to Frisco, TX to play FC Dallas. All Houston have to do is win and El Capitan comes home.

Have the Dynamo turned a corner when it comes to success on the road?

Under Wade Barrett and Co. coaching last weekend the Dynamo left Vancouver with their first points of any kind on the road.

Pick the Houston Dynamo Lineup against FC Dallas

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With a win the team could see the Texas Derby trophy, El Capitán, finally return to its rightful home in Houston. Who should be in the starting XI to make that happen?

The Houston Dynamo will begin their search for an interim coach following Owen Coyle's departure after the match against FC Dallas.

Clint Dempsey

Cinco goles al FC Dallas para aliviar presión

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El Seattle Sounders aprovechó la travesía del FC Dallas por el Noroeste para golearlos en el CenturyLink Field en partido de media semana que marcó el inició de la segunda mitad de la temporada para los Sounders, así como la esperanza de que el equipo retome el camino de la victoria y poder aspirar a los playoffs.

Major Link Soccer: Pineda not impressed by USMNT

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The former Sounder poo-pooed the US' effort against Ecuador while also singing the praises of former teammate Clint Dempsey.


Us Sounders fans have seemed to get the short end of the stick from the referees this year (though Sunday's performance was all on the guys in green) but nothing they've encountered quite compares to this blown call in the FC Dallas-Sporting Kansas City match:

#SKCvFCD pic.

Sporting Kansas City

Sporting Take Advantage of Missed Call, Top Dallas

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There have been plenty of surprising calls go both for and against Sporting Kansas City so far this season but none probably top the events of yesterday's game between Sporting and FC Dallas. The first half especially saw a number of contentious moments, and fortunately for KC they all went in their favor as they defeated Dallas 2-0 for just their second win in 12 league games.

Match Day 17: Time to Right the Ship

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MLS kicks back into action this weekend after their break for the Copa America Centenario and Sporting KC will kick off on Sunday in the heat against co-leaders of the Western Conference, FC Dallas. I wouldn't expect a game that has a lot of pretty soccer to it unfortunately because of the situations both teams find themselves in.

Match Day 16: Heading into the Break

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Sporting Kansas City will play their 16th game of the season tomorrow, and their final game before the Copa America break that the league is taking. After tomorrow, Sporting's next game is on the 15th against Minnesota in the US Open Cup and their next league game is Sunday June 19th against FC Dallas.

Sporting Chasing Former FC Dallas Goalkeeper?

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Sporting Kansas City is currently in a difficult situation in league play after failing to win for the ninth time in their last 10 games on Friday night against DC United. The failings of the current roster has led to plenty of speculation as to who Kansas City could bring in this summer as reinforcements to help the team turn their season around.

Bobby Shuttleworth

Revolution Player Ratings: Farrell, Caldwell Stifle Sounders in 2-1 Win

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How did the Revs fare vs. Seattle Sounders FC? Check out our analysis of all 14 players who appeared for the home side—and vote for your Man of the Match.

On the heels of a disappointing 4-2 loss to FC Dallas, the Revolution defense found its form, guiding the home club to a much-needed win over Jordan Morris and Seattle Sounders FC.

Revolution Player Ratings: Shuttleworth, Sambinha Make Costly Mistakes vs. FC Dallas

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The Revs stumbled on Saturday, conceding three unanswered goals en route to a 4-2 loss. Check out our player ratings—and vote for your Man of the Match—below.

By halftime of Saturday's showdown with FC Dallas, Revolution fans had already witnessed two substitutions, a pair of penalty kicks and four goals.

The Rest

MLS in the heat of summer with points on the line

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By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON, DC (Jul 13, 2016) US Soccer Players - The MLS schedule is that the games get heaviest just as the weather outside gets hottest. The MLS schedule makers seem to have a streak of the sadist in them. The turnaround shortens during the months when it's most difficult to play.

FC Dallas thrashes Orlando City behind pair of early goals

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When on their game, FC Dallas remains one of MLS' most dynamic teams, and Monday night's performance served as yet another example of their attacking abilities.

A pair of early goals headlined a dominant FC Dallas performance on Monday night in what ended as a 4-0 trouncing of Orlando City at Toyota Stadium.

FC Dallas needs extra time to get past Rapids in Open Cup

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FC Dallas is among the top teams in MLS when it comes to home performance, and Oscar Pareja's side continued their fine form on Wednesday night in the U.S. Open Cup.

A late finish from Maximiliano Urruti in the 96th minute lifted Dallas past the Colorado Rapids, 2-1, to reach the Open Cup quarterfinals.

Report: FC Dallas homegrown Zendejas sold to Chivas

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One of American soccer's brightest young prospects is reportedly on his way to one of Mexico's biggest clubs.

Goal USA reported on Thursday that FC Dallas has soldhomegrown Alex Zendejas to Liga MX side Chivas. The deal was reportedly agreed upon this week fora transfer feearound $500,000.

Portland Timbers vs. San Jose Earthquakes: How to Watch, Preview, Match Chat [7:30]

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The Portland Timbers are back home after a worrying performance against the Chicago Fire over the weekend and now they will be hosting the San Jose Earthquakes before heading into the Copa America break. With both teams missing a number of players, this will be a good opportunity for both the Timbers and the Quakes to go into their week off on a high note.