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Austin FC plays FC Dallas after Pochettino’s 2-goals game

August 5, 2021 GMT

Austin FC (4-8-4) vs. FC Dallas (4-7-6)

Frisco, Texas; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Austin FC takes on FC Dallas after Tomas Pochettino registered two goals against Houston.

FC Dallas finished 9-6-7 overall and 7-1-4 at home in the 2020 season. FC Dallas averaged 1.3 goals on 4.5 shots on goal per game a season ago.

Austin FC takes the field for the seventeenth game in franchise history. Austin FC has has been outscored 18-13 through its first 16 games of MLS play.

The matchup Saturday is the first meeting this season between the two teams.

NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: FC Dallas: Beni Redzic (injured), Justin Che (injured).

Austin FC: McKinze Gaines (injured), Danny Hoesen (injured), Ulises Segura (injured), Aaron Schoenfeld (injured), Ben Sweat (injured).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.