With the Impact winning their second consecutive MLS Cup, the Impact will try to become the first team in club history to win three MLS Cup titles in the same season.
Here are some things to know for Impact fans heading into Saturday’s game:The Impact have won two of the last three MLS Cups, including the 2013 title in Columbus.
The Impact defeated FC Dallas on aggregate in the first leg of the championship last year, and will try for their third in the span of five years, as well.
They will be looking to win their first MLS Cup in front of a crowd of 6,200 fans in a game that will air on MLS Live.AFC Cincinnati will be playing its first MLS match at BMO Field since June 23, 2017, when the Impact lost 4-0 at home to the Cincinnati Enquirer.
It was the second-to-last meeting between the teams.
The Cincinnati Enquirese goal came in the 11th minute of the match.
Cincinnati scored the second goal in a 5-2 win in the league match on Aug. 2, 2018.FC Dallas has won the last two MLS Cup finals in Columbus, as they were the hosts for both the 2017 and 2018 titles.
They have a combined record of 24-14-9 all-time in the series.
FC Dallas is currently in seventh place in the Western Conference.