CITY SC beats FC Dallas after 2 late game goals

João Klauss (left) and Rasmus Alm (right).
João Klauss (left) and Rasmus Alm (right).(CITY SC)
Published: Aug. 30, 2023 at 5:50 PM CDT
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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - CITY SC will face FC Dallas at home in CITYPARK tonight. The match starts at 7:30 p.m. and can be watched on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV.

Live blog:

CITY SC and FC Dallas went into halftime tied despite CITY being a man up after FC Dallas goalkeeper Maarten Paes had to exit the game after being given a red card in minute 12.

CITY took the lead in minute 81 with a goal from Anthony Markanich.

CITY doubled the lead with a goal in minute 84 by Nökkvi Thórisson.

FC Dallas halved the lead moments before the final whistle with a second-chance shot after a ball that CITY goalkeeper Roman Bürki blocked got away from him.

FC Dallas is 8th in the Western Conference and 11 points behind conference leaders CITY SC before tonight’s match.

CITY comes off of a hard loss against Orlando City on Saturday, losing 2-1 with a penalty kick goal in extra minutes of the second half. Despite the loss, CITY broke another record on Saturday, becoming the fastest-ever expansion MLS team to reach 50 goals in their first year. CITY beat the previous record of the1998 Chicago Fire, 2017 Atlanta United and 2018 LAFC, who all reached that milestone after 26 matches.

For more information on St. Louis CITY SC, check out our guide to the 2023 season.

For an exclusive look at what fans can expect at CITYPARK on match-day, click here.