Thursday, September 9, 2010
FC Dallas at San Jose: Who's in
By Buzz Carrick
FCD was missing five starters last week but the suspensions for two of them are over. Daniel Hernandez and Atiba Harris are eligible again and should start this weekend.
Milton Rodriguez is back in training after a weekend off. Yet Jeff Cunningham played well last week and will probably keep his place. FCD coach Schellas Hyndman called this one a game-time decision.
George John had to leave last week's match with a hamstring problem and is doubtful. My last info had him likely not traveling with the team, but I'm trying to confirm. My spies say Jackson is candidate one to fill in for John as he did last game. Hernandez and Kyle Davies are also under consideration for the spot.
Zach Loyd will continue in Ugo Ihemelu's spot.
Dax McCarty is finally back in training, but only for one day this week, so Eric Alexander will hold onto midfield for one more week at least.
That leaves us with...