the republic logo

3 red cards handed out; nine-man San Jose ties 10-man FC Dallas 0-0

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

SAN JOSE, California — The San Jose Earthquakes overcame two red cards to tie 10-man FC Dallas 0-0 on Sunday.

The Earthquakes played a man down for the majority of the second half, getting straight red cards in the 53rd and 87th minutes. FC Dallas was reduced to 10 men in the 75th.

San Jose (5-5-4) is winless in its last there matches. FC Dallas (6-4-4) was held scoreless for the fifth time this season.

San Jose's was whistled for the first red card. He was attempting to jump over , who was on the ground after securing a cross, and Sherrod's foot contacted the goalkeeper's head. It appeared to be accidental, as Kennedy was trying to get to his feet when Sherrod started his leap. San Jose's second red card came after J.J. Koval's studs-up challenge of . Koval entered as a substitute in the 89th.

FC Dallas' was sent off after a studs-up challenge. On San Jose's ensuing free kick, sailed a header over the crossbar. Wondolowski missed another header in the 84th.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.