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Jackson helps FC Dallas beat Real Salt Lake 2-0

Published on NewsOK Modified: March 23, 2013 at 9:56 pm •  Published: March 23, 2013
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FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jackson scored a second-half goal and assisted on assisted on another in FC Dallas' 2-0 victory over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night.

Jackson scored in the 81st minute after he stole the ball from goalkeeper Josh Saunders outside of the goalie's box and tapped a shot into the center of the net. Saunders dribbled out of the net attempting to make a clearance before Jackson came around the left side to make the steal.

In the 71st minute, Jackson helped give FC Dallas the lead with a volley over the head of Salt Lake's Lovel Palmer. Fabian Castillo took possession of the pass outside the penalty area before dribbling around Palmer and firing a shot from about 15 yards into the left corner of the net. FC Dallas is 3-0 at home this season and 3-1-0 for the season. Real Salt Lake dropped to 1-2-1.