We're nearly there to the weekend as FC Dallas is getting ready to host Seattle.
// FC Dallas //
Victor Ulloa has easily been the clubs workhorse this year (yes, I would vote for him to be our season's Workhorse on here at the point we have that post). That kind of workload does add up over time and the playoffs don't make it any easier.
Down 2-1, going back home where they had the best home record in 2015 in MLS. Yeah, I would like my chances too.
Call them underdogs if you will, as long as this team plays with a chip on their shoulder, they will continue to advance in this playoff.
Don't look now but people are beginning to take notice of Jesse Gonzalez's play in MLS cross the border.
// MLS //
Big expansion related news yesterday in Texas as the NASL's Scorpions have likely been sold here to the NBA's Spurs and the city of San Antonio. The goal is still MLS and seeing this group take charge really makes me like their chances. We may dive into what a Texas triangle for the Texas Derby might look like later on.
Now the question is what happens to the Scorpions? My gut tells me they move down to the USL before moving up to MLS.
Here is a good look at some moves that were made last weekend that paid off for a couple clubs.
Ah the denial of a rumor. Always fun to watch this process go on. I still think they are going to trade him as they look to trim some of their cap-heavy players from that roster.
A young American midfielder potentially going to Italy, where have we seen this before?
Another United piece today, this one on their logo change.