Austin holds off Dallas 2-1 to make Western Conference final
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Moussa Djitte and Sebastian Driussi scored three minutes apart in the first half and Austin FC defeated FC Dallas 2-1 on Sunday night in a Western Conference semifinal of the MLS Cup Playoffs.
No. 2 seed Austin advances to the conference final against No. 1 seed LAFC on Sunday.
In the 26th minute, Djitte picked up a deflected corner kick at the top of the goalie box and zipped the ball past Dallas goalkeeper Maarten Paes for a 1-0 lead. (MORE)
|FC Dallas Leaders|
|FC Dallas Team Stats (Rank)|
|Goals Allowed:||4 (12)|
|Penalty Kick Goals:||0 (14)|
|Shots on Goal:||15 (8)|
|Yellow Cards:||6 (21)|
|Red Cards:||0 (7)|
|No recent injuries|