2021 RSL Match Highlights: at Dallas 10/27/21
On Thursday, MLSsoccer.com announced its Team of the Week for Week 33 of the regular season and Real Salt Lake’s Justin Meram was recognized for his two-assist contribution in Wednesday’s come-from-behind victory over FC Dallas.
Meram entered the match as a second half substitute in the 74th minute and was the catalyst the team needed to secure the crucial three points in Texas. His first assist came in the 80th minute when his cross was knocked home by Damir Kreilach while his second assist came in the 90th minute when his give-and-go with Albert Rusnák saw RSL’s captain smash home the game-winner from inside the area.
The full MLSsoccer.com Team of the Week organized in a 3-4-3 formation is below.
F – Luiz Araujo (ATL), Dairon Asprilla (POR), Johnny Russell (SKC)
M – Randall Leal (NSH), Lucas Zelarayan (CLB), Latif Blessing (LAFC), Justin Meram (RSL)
D – Kai Wagner (PHI), Henry Kessler (NE), Kim Moon-hwan (LAFC)
GK – Bill Hamid (DC)
Bench: Jamal Blackman (LAFC), Steve Birnbaum (DC), Keaton Parks (NYC), Carles Gil (NE), Ezequiel Barco (ATL), Brian White (VAN), CJ Sapong (NSH)
Real Salt Lake returns to action at home on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. MT when it hosts the San Jose Earthquakes at Rio Tinto Stadium. Tickets are available at RSL.com.