Major League Soccer – Match-day 43 Sees FC Dallas take on Real Salt Lake

FC Dallas vs. Real Salt Lake

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Thursday at Toyota Stadium, as Dallas host RSL in the Major League Soccer.

RSL currently sit in ninth place as they travel to twelfth placed Dallas.

FC Dallas have so far accrued 29 points in this season of the Major League Soccer

With one draw, which followed a defeat, Dallas’s recent form has not been great. They will be looking to return to winning ways in this next match.

Also, Dallas need to find a way to win football matches, as they are gaining a reputation for draws and losses. With 29 points, they currently sit twelfth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 6 wins, 14 losses and 11 draws having won six matches, drawn 11 games, and lost 14 meetings.

Dallas have won four fixtures, drawn seven matches, and lost four meetings of their 15 League matches at home this season.

A win in this fixture, would take FC Dallas’s points from 29 to 32, so far this season.

Real Salt Lake’s Major League Soccer season, has so far seen them gain 42 points, going into this game

This match sees RSL looking for a return to form, following a defeat in their last match against Chicago Fire.

Also, Their position is ninth in the League and they have 42 points, that is, 12W, 12L and 6D having won 12 fixtures, drawn six games, and lost 12 games.

RSL now travel, knowing that their current away form is woeful. So far this season they have won three matches, drawn two meetings, and lost 10 fixtures matches on the road.

Victory for Real Salt Lake would take their points tally to 45 so far this season.

Good Attacking Performance

RSL have a good scoring record this season, with 48 netted so far. This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Andrew, David, and Jeffrey. Teams that leak goals on a consistent basis, don’t tend to win anything, such is the situation with RSL so far, having conceded 46 goals in their last matches so far.

FC Dallas v Real Salt Lake – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels when these two sides meet, a draw is never usually the expected outcome. In the past 45 matches, Dallas have won 21 wins and RSL 13 victories. The last time both teams met in this competition FC Dallas delivered a 3-2 home win.

Dallas to win – probability = 50.51 percent.

Other players of note for Dallas are James and Kyle with respectively and for RSL are David and Jeffrey with respectively.

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