John Fired Up For Seattle Homecoming

Oct. 22, 2009

By Steve Hunt Staff

FRISCO, Texas -- FC Dallas rookie defender and former Washington standout George John will look to cap off a thrilling week Saturday, when his team tries to claim a remarkable MLS Cup Playoffs spot in front of a hometown crowd.

The stretch began last Saturday when John scored his first professional goal, a header off a Dave van den Bergh free kick. It gave FCD an early 1-0 lead against Colorado, a game where FCD prevailed 2-1 to keeping their playoff hopes alive.

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