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FC Dallas vs. Seattle Sounders 12/1/2020 MLS Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

FC Dallas visits Seattle Sounders on 12/1/2020 at 9:30PM

Seattle Sounders challenges FC Dallas in a regular season match. FC Dallas with a record of 9-7-6 this season comes into this game with a 2-3-5 record on the road. Seattle Sounders is 11-6-5 this season and is 8-3-1 at home.

The FC Dallas Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Dallas

Michael Barrios FW

As a shooter, Michael Barrios had 35 shots fired this season. Michael Barrios was ranked #221 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Michael Barrios had 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Michael Barrios was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Michael Barrios had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Michael Barrios was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Michael Barrios had 3 assists this season. Michael Barrios was ranked #58 in assists this season in MLS League.

Michael Barrios has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Michael Barrios has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in MLS action.

Thiago dos Santos MF

Thiago dos Santos has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Thiago dos Santos was ranked #72 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Thiago dos Santos had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #596 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Thiago dos Santos has 0 goals scored this season. Thiago dos Santos was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Thiago dos Santos had 0 assists this season. Thiago dos Santos was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Thiago dos Santos has 8 Yellow Cards this season. Thiago dos Santos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 41 fouls this season. He has drawn 47 fouls this season in MLS action.

Ryan Hollingshead DF,FW

As a shooter, Ryan Hollingshead had 31 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #238 in shots attempted this season. Ryan Hollingshead has 12 shots on target this season. He was ranked #357 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Ryan Hollingshead had 4 goals this season. Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #56 in goals this season in MLS. Ryan Hollingshead has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Ryan Hollingshead has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Hollingshead has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in MLS action.

Jesus Ferreira MF,FW

As a shooter, Jesus Ferreira had 20 shots fired this season. Jesus Ferreira was ranked #347 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Jesus Ferreira has 9 shots on target this season. He was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Jesus Ferreira has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jesus Ferreira was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Jesus Ferreira had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Jesus Ferreira was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Jesus Ferreira has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Jesus Ferreira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in MLS action.

Matt Hedges DF

Matt Hedges has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Matt Hedges was ranked #72 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Matt Hedges had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Matt Hedges was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season.

Matt Hedges has 0 goals scored this season. Matt Hedges was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. Matt Hedges has 0 assists this season. Matt Hedges was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Matt Hedges has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Matt Hedges has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in MLS action.

Franco Jara FW

As a shooter, Franco Jara had 37 shots fired this season. Franco Jara was ranked #212 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Franco Jara had 20 shots on target this season. He was ranked #229 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Franco Jara has 7 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Franco Jara was ranked #16 in goals this season. Franco Jara has 0 assists this season. Franco Jara was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Franco Jara has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Franco Jara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in MLS action.

Tanner Tessmann MF

As a shooter, Tanner Tessmann had 16 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Tanner Tessmann was ranked #444 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tanner Tessmann had 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Tanner Tessmann was ranked #131 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Tanner Tessmann had 0 goals this season. Tanner Tessmann was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Tanner Tessmann had 1 assists this season. Tanner Tessmann was ranked #221 in assists this season in MLS League.

Tanner Tessmann has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tanner Tessmann has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in MLS action.

Reto Ziegler DF

As a shooter, Reto Ziegler had 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Reto Ziegler was ranked #186 in shots attempted this season. Reto Ziegler has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #269 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Reto Ziegler has 2 goals scored this season. Reto Ziegler was ranked #139 in goals this season in MLS. Reto Ziegler has 1 assists this season. Reto Ziegler was ranked #221 in assists this season in MLS League.

Reto Ziegler has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Reto Ziegler has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in MLS action.

The Seattle Sounders Roster

The Players to Watch for the Seattle Sounders

Jordan Morris FW

As a shooter, Jordan Morris had 39 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jordan Morris was ranked #207 in shots attempted this season. Jordan Morris has 18 shots on target this season. He was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Jordan Morris had 10 goals this season. Jordan Morris was ranked #180 in goals this season in MLS. Jordan Morris has 7 assists this season. Jordan Morris was ranked #4 in assists this season in MLS League.

Jordan Morris has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Jordan Morris has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in MLS action.

Cristian Roldan FW,MF

Cristian Roldan has 25 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Cristian Roldan was ranked #314 in shots attempted this season. Cristian Roldan has 8 shots on target this season. He was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Cristian Roldan had 2 goals this season. Cristian Roldan was ranked #139 in goals this season in MLS. Cristian Roldan has 5 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Cristian Roldan was ranked #16 in assists this season.

Cristian Roldan has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Roldan has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in MLS action.

Nouhou Tolo DF

Nouhou Tolo has 10 shots fired this season. Nouhou Tolo was ranked #532 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Nouhou Tolo has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Nouhou Tolo has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Nouhou Tolo was ranked #510 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Seattle Sounders teammates, Nouhou Tolo had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Nouhou Tolo was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Nouhou Tolo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Nouhou Tolo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 21 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in MLS action.

Kelvin Leerdam DF

Kelvin Leerdam has 16 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Kelvin Leerdam was ranked #444 in shots attempted this season. Kelvin Leerdam has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Kelvin Leerdam has 3 goals scored this season. Kelvin Leerdam was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Seattle Sounders teammates, Kelvin Leerdam had 1 assists this season. Kelvin Leerdam was ranked #221 in assists this season in MLS League.

Kelvin Leerdam has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Kelvin Leerdam has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in MLS action.

Nicolás Lodeiro MF

As a shooter, Nicolás Lodeiro had 36 shots fired this season. Nicolás Lodeiro was ranked #216 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Nicolás Lodeiro had 15 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Nicolás Lodeiro was ranked #334 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Nicolás Lodeiro had 7 goals this season. Nicolás Lodeiro was ranked #16 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Seattle Sounders teammates, Nicolás Lodeiro had 6 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Nicolás Lodeiro was ranked #9 in assists this season.

Nicolás Lodeiro has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Nicolás Lodeiro has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 54 fouls this season in MLS action.

Yeimar Gómez Andrade DF

Yeimar Gómez Andrade has 17 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Yeimar Gómez Andrade was ranked #430 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Yeimar Gómez Andrade had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Yeimar Gómez Andrade has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Yeimar Gómez Andrade was ranked #139 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Seattle Sounders teammates, Yeimar Gómez Andrade had 0 assists this season. Yeimar Gómez Andrade was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Yeimar Gómez Andrade has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Yeimar Gómez Andrade has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in MLS action.

João Paulo Mior MF

João Paulo Mior has 16 shots fired this season. João Paulo Mior was ranked #444 in shots attempted this season in MLS. João Paulo Mior has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #90 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, João Paulo Mior had 2 goals this season. João Paulo Mior was ranked #139 in goals this season in MLS. João Paulo Mior has 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, João Paulo Mior was ranked #58 in assists this season.

João Paulo Mior has 5 Yellow Cards this season. João Paulo Mior has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 28 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in MLS action.

Shane O’Neill DF

As a shooter, Shane O’Neill had 2 shots fired this season. Shane O’Neill was ranked #377 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Shane O’Neill has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Shane O’Neill was ranked #596 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Shane O’Neill had 0 goals this season. Shane O’Neill was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. Shane O’Neill has 0 assists this season. Shane O’Neill was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Shane O’Neill has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Shane O’Neill has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in MLS action.

FC Dallas Team Stats

The FC Dallas Offensive Stats and Metrics

FC Dallas scored 1.14 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts FC Dallas in a ranking of #17 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Dallas was able to score 0.82 goals off assists. This puts FC Dallas in a league ranking of #18 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

FC Dallas converted on 0.25 of attempted shots on goal. Is FC Dallas a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #22 in MLS in shooting percentage.

FC Dallas attempted 4.64 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #10 in MLS in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. FC Dallas attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 37.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #10 in MLS in shots on target.

FC Dallas Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Dallas was able to hold opponents to 1.0 goals. FC Dallas is #6 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.32 shots were saved by FC Dallas goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. FC Dallas is ranked #15 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 77.9% of shots on target were saved by FC Dallas goalkeepers. FC Dallas goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #2 in shots saved percentage. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 36.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for FC Dallas. FC Dallas is ranked #5 in clean sheet rate in the league.

FC Dallas Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas had 1.27 crosses of the ball on the pitch. FC Dallas is in the top 79 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas had 12.68 interceptions. FC Dallas is in the top 50 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas commits 0.05 fouls. This puts FC Dallas in the top 73 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas drew 11.73 fouls. FC Dallas is in the top 81 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. FC Dallas had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 12.95 times per 90 minutes of action. FC Dallas is in the top 73 percentile in offside calls against them.

Seattle Sounders Team Stats

The Seattle Sounders Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Seattle Sounders was able to score 1.68 goals. Seattle Sounders is ranked #5 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Seattle Sounders scored those goals off assists 81.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.36 assists. Seattle Sounders has a ranking of #4 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Seattle Sounders converted on 0.40 of attempted shots on goal. Is Seattle Sounders a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #2 in MLS in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Seattle Sounders attempts 4.23 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Seattle Sounders has a #14 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Seattle Sounders attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.6 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Seattle Sounders has a #14 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Seattle Sounders Defensive Stats and Metrics

Seattle Sounders gave up 1.0 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Seattle Sounders is #6 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Seattle Sounders goalkeepers fended off 3.64 shots per 90 minutes. Seattle Sounders is ranked #3 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 72.5% of shots on target were saved by Seattle Sounders goalkeepers. Seattle Sounders goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #10 in shots saved percentage. Seattle Sounders goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 27.3% of the time. Seattle Sounders is ranked #12 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Seattle Sounders Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Seattle Sounders had 1.95 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Seattle Sounders in the top 40 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Seattle Sounders has successfully intercepted 14.32 passes per 90 minutes of action. Seattle Sounders is in the top 12 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Seattle Sounders commits 0.0 fouls. Seattle Sounders is in the top 25 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Seattle Sounders drew 10.36 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Seattle Sounders is in the top 100 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Seattle Sounders had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.05 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Seattle Sounders in the top 35 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

FC Dallas vs. Seattle Sounders Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: FC Dallas 1 Seattle Sounders 2

Moneyline Pick: Seattle Sounders -147 BetOnline