The Vancouver Whitecaps (6W-17L-10D) broke their modest two game winning streak in a 2-0 loss to playoff-bound FC Dallas (15W-11L-7D). The defeat leaves the Blue and White winless (0W-12L-5D) on the road in their inaugural MLS season.
Coming off a midweek match, head coach Tommy Soehn made a number of changes to his starting lineup.
He inserted Michael Boxall for injured centre-back Carlyle Mitchell, left Alain Rochat on the bench, pushed Jordan Harvey back into defense with Shea Salinas starting in his place in midfield.
He handed Designated Player Mustapha Jarju a start in place of Chinese striker Long Tan.
The changes didn't help the Whitecaps as they fell to two goals by Honduran international Marvin Chavez and United States international Brek Shea.
Here are four thoughts from a disappointing night in the Lone Star State.