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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, April 30, 2015

Another disappointing finish for a MLS team in the CCL.

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Tomorrow is the big Derby day for FC Dallas as they are getting ready to take on rivals Houston. We have a lot to get to with that game but first here are your morning links.

// FC Dallas //

Akindele is ready for Houston | Soccer Information Network

We should see Tesho Akindele up top tomorrow night in Houston, lets hope he is ready to work his tail off.

Squad selection vs Houston | Big D Soccer

A lot of good discussions going on in this one, be sure to submit what you think tomorrow's 18 should look like.

// MLS //

Club America crushes Montreal in second leg |

The dream went away in a hurry in the second half last night for Montreal. To think they even had an early goal in this one.

Three things from the Montreal loss |

Matt Doyle checks in with his usual post-game wrap for the league website.

The cinderella run | Mount Royal Soccer

Despite losing 4-2 last night, the Impact certainly ignited the city there in Montreal. I mean to get 64k there last night for a midweek game was great to see. Sometimes I think the league made a mistake going to Montreal until I see things like last night.

Liga MX takes Twitter shot at MLS |

Funny that Liga MX says MLS will be on vacation in December. But they can brag all they want about the Club World Cup, until a MLS team has the depth and talent to go the distance with a MX side, they'll continue to be the ones representing CONCACAF in it.

Ashtone Morgan close to 100 appearances for Toronto | Waking the Red

It is crazy to think that Morgan will be the first Toronto player to reach 100. The first one.

Red Bulls remain unbeaten with draw against Colorado | Fox Soccer

The lone MLS match of the night on Wednesday ended in a 1-1 draw. Crazy to think that New York is unbeaten after two months of play.

Marlins Park remains the frontrunner for Miami | Miami News Times

I'm sure folks in Miami would prefer that they just bulldoze that baseball stadium instead of building a soccer stadium right next to it.

Season ticket numbers from throughout the league | Reddit

Yeah, FCD is the ONE team that is missing information in this list. To be fair, I've heard that the STH number is somewhere around 6-8k. But it has been a while since I last heard anything on that front.

That appears to be it for now. What do you all have to say.