David Ferreira is potentially returning to the soccer field on July 4, 2012, for the match between Toronto FC and FC Dallas. David Ferreira, who has been out since April 23, 2011 when FC Dallas played the Vancouver Whitecaps, has become a legend for FC Dallas fans. Many are looking to David Ferreira as FC Dallas' savior, but can he carry the team?
David Ferreira: FC Dallas Player
For the short time he was on the field, David Ferreira was FC Dallas' best player. In 2010, David Ferreira was named the 2010 MLS League MVP. His impressive performance continued into 2011, with a two-goal game against the Colorado Rapids. However, his career with FC Dallas came to a screeching halt when his ankle was injured.
David Ferreira: FC Dallas Legend
Ever since that day in 2011 fans have been looking forward to the day when he would return to the field for FC Dallas. David Ferreira has become something of a living legend, as well as a mini-soap opera in Dallas. While fans hear rumors of his return and updates on his injury, they continue to reminisce about the days he was playing. Over time, the legend of Ferreira has grown.
David Ferreira: FC Dallas Hero?
David Ferreira will (probably) make his 2012 MLS Season debut on July 4, 2012 with a bang. FC Dallas should beat Toronto FC at home, and fireworks will undoubtedly cap off the match between FC Dallas and Toronto FC. This is the perfect match for David Ferreira's return.
However, can Ferreira live up to all FC Dallas' expectations? The team has struggled during the 2012 MLS Season, and they are looking to him for help. His fame has grown, but he has not been playing. Ferrier will play well, but the expectations may have grown too high for him.
Scott Brodie lives in Dallas and enjoys watching FC Dallas compete in the MLS. He writes on the latest news about David Ferreira and FC Dallas.
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