2018 FC Dallas season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
FC Dallas
2018 season
OwnerClark Hunt
Head CoachÓscar Pareja
StadiumToyota Stadium
MLSConference: 4th
Overall: 6th
2018 CCLRound of 16
MLS Cup PlayoffsKnockout Round
U.S. Open CupRound of 16
Texas DerbyChampions
Brimstone CupChampions
Pioneer CupRunner-up
Top goalscorerLeague: Maxi Urruti & Roland Lamah (8)
All: Maxi Urruti & Roland Lamah (9)
Highest home attendance19,096
(October 21 vs. Sporting Kansas City)
Lowest home attendance3,318
(Feb. 28 vs. Tauro F.C.)
Average home league attendanceMLS: 15,512
Playoffs: 10,297
CCL: 3,318
Primary colors
Football kit (White fade to blue jersey; blue shorts with side-stripes; and blue and white stripe socks).
Secondary colors
← 2017
2019 →

The 2018 FC Dallas season will be the club's 23rd season in Major League Soccer, the top tier of American soccer. FC Dallas will also be participating in the CONCACAF Champions League, and the U.S. Open Cup.

Background[edit]

Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

N
Pos.
Nat.
Name
Age
Moving from
Type
Transfer
window
Ends
Transfer
fee
Source
14 GK United States Jimmy Maurer 29 New York Cosmos United States Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed Free [1]
6 DF Bulgaria Anton Nedyalkov 24 CSKA Sofia Bulgaria Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed Free [2]
3 DF Switzerland Reto Ziegler 31 FC Luzern Switzerland Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed Free [3]
18 MF United States Brandon Servania 18 FC Dallas Academy United States Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed HGP contract [4]
32 DF United States Kris Reaves 22 FC Dallas Academy United States Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed HGP contract [5]
34 DF United States Jordan Cano 21 FC Dallas Academy United States Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed HGP contract [6]
30 GK United States Kyle Zobeck 28 New York Cosmos United States Transfer Pre-season Undisclosed Free [7]
99 DF United States Chris Richards 18 FC Dallas Academy United States Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed HGP contract [8]
6 DF Brazil Marquinhos Pedroso 24 Figueirense Brazil Allocation money Mid-season Undisclosed Free [9]
16 FW Senegal Dominique Badji 25 Colorado Rapids United States Trade Mid-season Undisclosed Kellyn Acosta, 2019 first and second round picks [10]
10 MF Chile Pablo Aránguiz 21 Unión Española Chile Allocation money Mid-season Undisclosed Free [11]
23 MF United States Thomas Roberts 17 FC Dallas Academy United States Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed HGP contract [12]
5 DF Guatemala Moises Hernandez 26 Comunicaciones F.C. Guatemala Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed Free [13]
44 MF Colombia Abel Aguilar 33 Deportivo Cali Colombia Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed Free [14]

Draft picks[edit]

Round Selection Pos. Name College Signed Source
1 4 FW Ghana Francis Atuahene Michigan Generation Adidas
1 11 MF Ghana Ema Twumasi Wake Forest Generation Adidas
2 29 FW Spain Mauro Cichero SMU Unsigned
2 34 MF United States Chris Lema Georgetown Not signed, signed with New York Red Bull II
3 57 MF Germany Amer Sasivarevic Grand Canyon Not signed, signed with Ogden City SC
4 80 DF United States Noah Franke Creighton Not signed, signed with Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Out[edit]

N
Pos.
Nat.
Name
Age
Moving to
Type
Transfer
window
Transfer
fee
Source
2 DF Argentina Hernán Grana 32 Ferro Carril Oeste Argentina End of loan Pre-season Free
5 DF Venezuela Carlos Cermeño 22 Alianza Petrolera Colombia End of loan Pre-season Free
17 MF Venezuela Luis González 27 Monagas SC Venezuela End of loan Pre-season Free
11 MF Argentina Javier Morales 38 None Retired Pre-season Free [15]
14 DF Saint Kitts and Nevis Atiba Harris 32 Murciélagos Mexico Option Declined Pre-season Free [15]
16 FW United States Coy Craft 32 Miami FC United States Option Declined Pre-season Free [15]
18 GK United States Chris Seitz 30 Houston Dynamo United States Option Declined Pre-season Free [15]
26 DF United States Walker Hume 24 Orange County SC United States Option Declined Pre-season Free [15]
33 DF Mexico Aaron Guillen 24 North Carolina FC United States Option Declined Pre-season Free [15]
25 DF United States Walker Zimmerman 26 Los Angeles FC United States Trade Pre-season Allocation money [16]
28 FW United States Shaft Brewer 18 Los Angeles FC United States Trade Mid-season Allocation money [17]
6 DF Bulgaria Anton Nedyalkov 25 Ludogorets Bulgaria Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed [18]
10 MF Argentina Mauro Díaz 27 Shabab Al Ahli Club United Arab Emirates Transfer Mid-season Undisclosed [19]
23 MF United States Kellyn Acosta 22 Colorado Rapids United States Trade Mid-season Dominique Badji, international roster spot, 2019 first-round pick [10]

Club[edit]

Roster[edit]

As of August 27, 2018.[20] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 United States GK Jesse Gonzalez (HGP)
2 United States DF Reggie Cannon (HGP)
3 Switzerland DF Reto Ziegler
5 Guatemala DF Moises Hernandez
6 Brazil DF Marquinhos Pedroso
7 Ecuador MF Carlos Gruezo (DP)
8 Mexico MF Victor Ulloa (HGP)
9 Paraguay FW Cristian Colmán (DP)
10 Chile MF Pablo Aránguiz
11 Colombia MF Santiago Mosquera (DP)
12 United States MF Ryan Hollingshead
13 Canada FW Tesho Akindele
14 United States GK Jimmy Maurer
15 United States MF Jacori Hayes
16 Senegal FW Dominique Badji
No. Position Player
19 United States MF Paxton Pomykal (HGP)
20 Belgium MF Roland Lamah
21 Colombia MF Michael Barrios
22 Ghana FW Ema Twumasi (GA)
23 United States MF Thomas Roberts (HGP)
24 United States DF Matt Hedges
27 Colombia FW Jesus Ferreira (HGP)
29 United States FW Bryan Reynolds (HGP)
30 United States GK Kyle Zobeck
31 Honduras DF Maynor Figueroa
32 United States DF Kris Reaves (HGP)
34 United States DF Jordan Cano (HGP)
37 Argentina FW Maximiliano Urruti
44 Colombia MF Abel Aguilar

Out on loan[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
-- Ecuador DF Aníbal Chalá (on loan to LDU Quito)
17 Ghana FW Francis Atuahene (GA) (on loan to OKC Energy FC)
18 United States MF Brandon Servania (HGP) (on loan to Tulsa Roughnecks FC)
28 Canada FW Adonijah Reid (GA) (on loan to Ottawa Fury)
99 United States DF Chris Richards (HGP) (on loan to FC Bayern Munich)

Competitions[edit]

Preseason[edit]

https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2017/12/06/full-list-2018-mls-preseason-matches

MLS[edit]

Western Conference Standings[edit]

Western Conference

Pos Team Pld W L T GF GA GD Pts Qualification
2 Seattle Sounders FC 34 18 11 5 52 37 +15 59 Conference Semi-finals[a]
3 Los Angeles FC 34 16 9 9 68 52 +16 57 Knockout round
4 FC Dallas 34 16 9 9 52 44 +8 57
5 Portland Timbers 34 15 10 9 54 48 +6 54
6 Real Salt Lake 34 14 13 7 55 58 −3 49
Source: MLS
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) total wins; 3) total goal differential; 4) total goals scored; 5) disciplinary points; 6) away goal differential; 7) away goals scored; 8) home goal differential; 9) home goals scored; 10) coin toss or drawing of lots
Notes:
  1. ^ Due to a change in format for the CONCACAF Champions League, the regular season conference champions did not automatically earn a berth in the 2019 CONCACAF Champions League.[21]

Overall Standings[edit]

Pos Team Pld W L T GF GA GD Pts Qualification[a]
4 Seattle Sounders FC 34 18 11 5 52 37 +15 59
5 Los Angeles FC 34 16 9 9 68 52 +16 57
6 FC Dallas 34 16 9 9 52 44 +8 57
7 New York City FC 34 16 10 8 59 45 +14 56
8 Portland Timbers 34 15 10 9 54 48 +6 54
Source: MLS
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) total wins; 3) total goal differential; 4) total goals scored; 5) disciplinary points; 6) away goals scored; 7) away goal differential; 8) coin toss or drawing of lots
Notes:
  1. ^

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
34 16 9 9 52 44  +8 57 10 5 2 32 19  +13 6 4 7 20 25  −5

Last updated: October 28, 2018.
Source: Regular Season

Results by round[edit]

Round12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031323334
GroundHHHHAHAAHHAAHHAAHAHAAHAHAAHHAAHAHA
ResultDWDDWWLDWDWWWWLWWLWDWLLWDLWDWDWLLL
Updated to match(es) played on October 28, 2018. Source: Regular Season
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

Regular season[edit]

Kickoff times are in CDT (UTC-05) unless shown otherwise

MLS Cup Playoffs[edit]

Knockout Round[edit]

U.S. Open Cup[edit]

CONCACAF Champions League[edit]

Round of 16[edit]

  1. FC Dallas eliminated on away goals

Statistics[edit]

Appearances[edit]

Numbers outside parentheses denote appearances as starter.
Numbers in parentheses denote appearances as substitute.
Players with no appearances are not included in the list.

As of final match played October 31, 2018[23]
No. Pos. Nat. Name MLS U.S. Open Cup CCL Total
Apps Apps Apps Apps
1 GK  USA Jesse González 22 1 2 25
2 DF  USA Reggie Cannon 34 2 2 38
3 DF   SWI Reto Ziegler 30 1 2 33
6 DF  BRA Marquinhos Pedroso 13 0 0 13
7 MF  ECU Carlos Gruezo 29(3) 1 2 32(3)
8 MF  MEX Victor Ulloa 26(2) 2 2 30(2)
9 FW  PAR Cristian Colmán 6(9) 1 (1) 7(10)
10 MF  CHI Pablo Aránguiz 3(6) 0 0 3(6)
11 FW  COL Santiago Mosquera 18(12) (1) 1(1) 19(14)
12 MF  USA Ryan Hollingshead 7(12) (1) 1(1) 8(14)
13 FW  CAN Tesho Akindele 5(15) 1(1) (1) 6(17)
14 GK  USA Jimmy Maurer 13 1 0 14
15 MF  USA Jacori Hayes 10(6) 1(1) 0 11(7)
16 FW  SEN Dominique Badji 10(1) 0 0 10(1)
19 MF  USA Paxton Pomykal 1(5) 1 0 2(5)
20 MF  BEL Roland Lamah 21(9) 1 (1) 22(10)
21 MF  COL Michael Barrios 30(5) 1(1) 2 33(6)
22 FW  GHA Ema Twumasi 1 1 0 2
24 DF  USA Matt Hedges 34 2 2 38
27 FW  COL Jesus Ferreira (1) 0 0 (1)
31 DF  HON Maynor Figueroa 12(5) 2 1(1) 15(6)
32 DF  USA Kris Reaves 2 0 0 2
34 DF  USA Jordan Cano 0 1 0 1
37 FW  ARG Maximiliano Urruti 31(3) 1 2 34(3)
44 MF  COL Abel Aguilar 1(3) 0 0 1(3)
Player(s) exiting club mid-season that made appearance
6 DF  BUL Anton Nedyalkov 9 0 1 10
10 MF  ARG Mauro Díaz 9(3) 0 2 11(3)
23 MF  USA Kellyn Acosta 8(5) 1(1) 0 9(6)

Goals and assists[edit]

As of final match played October 31, 2018[23]
Player names in italics transferred out mid-season.
No. Pos. Name MLS U.S. Open Cup CCL Total
Goals Assists Goals Assists Goals Assists Goals Assists
2 DF United States Reggie Cannon 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 3
3 DF Switzerland Reto Ziegler 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
6 DF Bulgaria Anton Nedyalkov 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
7 MF Ecuador Carlos Gruezo 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 1
8 MF Mexico Victor Ulloa 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2
9 FW Paraguay Cristian Colmán 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
10 MF Argentina Mauro Díaz 2 8 0 0 1 0 3 8
11 MF Colombia Santiago Mosquera 6 6 0 0 0 1 6 7
12 MF United States Ryan Hollingshead 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 3
13 FW Canada Tesho Akindele 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
15 MF United States Jacori Hayes 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
16 FW Senegal Dominique Badji 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 1
20 MF Belgium Roland Lamah 8 7 1 0 0 0 9 7
21 MF Colombia Michael Barrios 6 6 0 2 0 0 6 8
23 MF United States Kellyn Acosta 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2
24 DF United States Matt Hedges 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
31 DF Honduras Maynor Figueroa 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
37 FW Argentina Maximiliano Urruti 8 11 0 0 1 0 9 11
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Total 53 52 3 2 3 1 59 55

Disciplinary record[edit]

As of final match played October 31, 2018[23]
Player names in italics transferred out mid-season.
No. Pos. Name MLS U.S. Open Cup CCL Total
Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card
1 GK United States Jesse González 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2 DF United States Reggie Cannon 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 0
3 DF Switzerland Reto Ziegler 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
6 DF Bulgaria Anton Nedyalkov 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
6 DF Brazil Marquinhos Pedroso 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
7 MF Ecuador Carlos Gruezo 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
8 MF Mexico Victor Ulloa 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
9 FW Paraguay Cristian Colmán 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
10 MF Argentina Mauro Díaz 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
14 GK United States Jimmy Maurer 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
15 MF United States Jacori Hayes 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
20 MF Belgium Roland Lamah 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 0
21 MF Colombia Michael Barrios 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 0
24 DF United States Matt Hedges 8 0 0 0 1 0 9 0
31 DF Honduras Maynor Figueroa 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
37 FW Argentina Maximiliano Urruti 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
Total 50 4 5 0 2 0 57 4

Goalkeeper stats[edit]

As of final match played October 31, 2018[23]
No. Name Total Major League Soccer U.S. Open Cup CCL
MIN GA GAA SV MIN GA GAA SV MIN GA GAA SV MIN GA GAA SV
1 United States Jesse Gonzalez 2250 36 1.44 72 1980 30 1.36 65 90 3 3 5 180 3 1.5 2
14 United States Jimmy Maurer 1260 16 1.14 36 1170 16 1.23 33 90 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 3510 52 1.33 108 3150 46 1.31 98 180 3 1.5 8 180 3 1.5 2

Kits[edit]

Primary
Primary Alt.
Secondary
Secondary Alt.
Special
Type Shirt Shorts Socks First appearance / Info
Primary White / Red / Dark Blue sleeves Red Dark Blue / Red and White hoops MLS, March 3, 2018 against Real Salt Lake
Primary Alternate Red / Dark Red / White hoops Red Red / White hoops CCL, February 28, 2018 against Tauro F.C.
Secondary Blue / White sleeves Blue White / Blue hoops MLS, April 14, 2018 against New England Revolution
Secondary Alternate Blue / White sleeves White White / Blue hoops CCL, February 21, 2018 against Tauro F.C.
Special Gray Gray Gray / White hoops MLS, April 21, 2018 against Philadelphia Union

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Goalkeeper Jimmy Maurer". FC Dallas. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  2. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Defender Anton Nedyalkov". FC Dallas. Retrieved December 21, 2017.
  3. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Defender Reto Ziegler". FC Dallas. Retrieved January 1, 2018.
  4. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Homegrown Midfielder Brandon Servania". FC Dallas. Retrieved January 3, 2018.
  5. ^ "FC Dallas sign defender Kris Reaves as 20th Homegrown in club history". MLS Soccer. Retrieved January 10, 2018.
  6. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Homegrown Defender Jordan Cano". FC Dallas. Retrieved January 11, 2018.
  7. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Goalkeeper Kyle Zobeck". FC Dallas. Retrieved February 21, 2018.
  8. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Defender Chris Richards as 22nd Homegrown Player". FC Dallas. Retrieved April 12, 2018.
  9. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Left Back Marquinhos Pedroso". FC Dallas. Retrieved July 5, 2018.
  10. ^ a b "Colorado Rapids acquire US international midfielder Kellyn Acosta from FC Dallas\publisher=Colorado Rapids". July 23, 2018. Retrieved July 23, 2018.
  11. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Attacking Midfielder Pablo Aránguiz". FC Dallas. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  12. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Thomas Roberts as 23rd Homegrown Player". FC Dallas. Retrieved July 25, 2018.
  13. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Defender Moises Hernandez". FC Dallas. Retrieved July 31, 2018.
  14. ^ "FC Dallas Signs Member of Colombia's 2018 FIFA World Cup Squad, Midfielder Abel Aguilar". FC Dallas. Retrieved August 27, 2018.
  15. ^ a b c d e f "FC Dallas exercises contract options on six players, declines options on 10 for 2018 season". bigdsoccer.com. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  16. ^ "FC Dallas trades Walker Zimmerman to LAFC". bigdsoccer.com. Retrieved December 10, 2017.
  17. ^ "FC Dallas Trades Shaft Brewer to LAFC". fcdallas.com. Retrieved March 21, 2018.
  18. ^ "FC Dallas Transfers Defender Anton Nedyalkov to Ludogorets". fcdallas.com. Retrieved June 23, 2018.
  19. ^ "FC Dallas Transfers Mauro Diaz to Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai FC". FC Dallas. July 3, 2018. Retrieved July 3, 2018.
  20. ^ "Players". FCDallas.com. Retrieved February 14, 2018.
  21. ^ Strauss, Brian (April 6, 2017). "MLS clubs have resolution over qualifying for future CCL after format change". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved April 6, 2017.
  22. ^ Strauss, Brian (April 6, 2017). "MLS clubs have resolution over qualifying for future CCL after format change". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved April 6, 2017.
  23. ^ a b c d "Team Stats (MLS) FC Dallas". Retrieved March 3, 2018.