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Big D Daily: News for Monday, August 18, 2014

Mondays are always nicer when you come off a big win.

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Mondays are never easy but just look back at the highlights from Saturday's game to get your week started, trust me, it helps. Lets get the week started with some links, shall we?

// FC Dallas //

Castillo's star continues to rise | MLSSoccer.com

What can you say, at least a goal or an assists in the last ten competitive matches for Fabian Castillo. Not to mention he needs to rethink that 12 goal promise to Pareja, he might want to push it out a little more.

Castillo celebrates his 100th match in style | FCDallas.com

Has it been a 100 matches for Castillo already? Geez, where has the time gone?

// MLS //

Plenty of results favor FCD this weekend. LA lost bigPortland and Vancouver both drew, Colorado got beat again.

New Crew president talks rebranding, new stadium and more | MLSSoccer.com

I hope Columbus' new team president can do what Dan Hunt has done for FCD. They got off to a good start though on Saturday with a 4-1 win over LA.

Fire feel close to getting Jones | MLSSoccer.com

Even should the Fire get Jermaine Jones, they'll still stink.

Andrea Pirlo considering MLS move in 2016 | Fox Soccer

So I suppose Montreal is first in line to sign him right? I mean they tend to always get Italians past their prime so why not.

Dike's shot misses but his shoe doesn't | SBNation.com

First off, it is great to see Bright Dike back on the field after his injuries but this gave me a laugh. One of those situations where the shoe goes further than the ball.

Crew steal Landon's thunder | SBNation.com

Maybe the Landon Donovan farewell tour won't go so well for LA after all.