Even though it is icy out in Dallas (again), I can almost smell the weekend ahead. Beer, soccer, all the good stuff returning to our lives.
But until then, it is Monday morning so it is time for some daily links to get the week started off right.
// FC Dallas //
That one fear is still a big one. A lot can go right and a lot can certainly go wrong in 2014.
As you'd expect, all the usual suspects talked about here.
This is a pretty sweet idea from the FCD folks. A new scarf, every month.
The Staggering Irishman will be the place to be tonight between 7 and 10. Even if you didn't get to register to play some FIFA.
A nice interview with one of the Burn greats.
I keep saying it but Thomas may be one of the most important players on this roster now.
I read the headline just like Jerry Seinfeld would. All kidding aside, the Ulloa story of this preseason is certainly an interesting one to take in. Papi effect for sure.
// MLS //
Hey oh, Blas Perez cracked this list. Cool, I guess.
Crazy to think that the whole Camilio situation has now turned into a bit of a funny karma thing.
Less than a full week until the start of the regular season and the Rapids still haven't named a new head coach.
I never thought of our leaked kit in this way...I still can't wait to see it live this week though.
// USMNT //
I can't wait to go golfing with this new kit.
// MISC //
2.5 MILLION retweets. Damn. So many things going on in this picture too from Kevin Spacey's face, to Jared Letos eye. Then there is Jennifer Lawrence...yeah I'll stop.
Okay, and our stadium tour today takes us to Scotland here is Celtic Park
Can you believe the season is finally here? Are you planning on attending the 24-hour tailgate? Will you be going to Cocktails and Cleats? Let's discuss that and more below.