MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs FC Dallas

Dallas vs Earthquakes

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Avaya Stadium sees Monday action as San Jose take on Dallas – 12:00am GMT.

Monday’s clash at Avaya Stadium- sees eleventh placed Dallas, travel to tenth-placed San Jose in the Major League Soccer.

San Jose have so far accrued 40 points in this season of the Major League Soccer

San Jose come to this match on the back of a 3-4 away win against Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Also, Now they have 10 matches won, 13 games lost and 10 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in tenth place, with a total of 40 points having won 10 meetings, drawn 10 matches, and lost 13 fixtures.

Playing at home, San Jose have won five games, drawn four games, and lost seven meetings.

A win in this fixture, would take San Jose’s points from 40 to 43, so far this season.

FC Dallas have 32 points to their name, going into this tie

Dallas come to this match on the back of a victory, having beaten Austin 2-1 at Toyota Stadium.

Also, Dallas have been unable to find the winning strategy now for 10 of their last 11 games, a habit that must be broken if they want to end with a positive season. With 32 points (7W, 15L and 11D), they are established in eleventh position in the League having won seven meetings, drawn 11 matches, and lost 15 games.

Dallas’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to San Jose. In the 16 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won two fixtures, drawn four meetings, and lost 10 games.

Winning this fixture will see FC Dallas on 35 points.

San Jose v FC Dallas – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the clubs have already met each other 67 times with the record being 25 wins and 25 draws for San Jose. Also, the two sides have been unable to break the dead-lock on three occasions out of the last four meetings, resulting in draws. The last time both teams met in this competition was September 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.

Other players of note for San Jose are Emmanuel and James with respectively and for Dallas are James and Kyle with respectively.

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