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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, August 18, 2015

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The week rolls on as FCD gets ready to go to Canada.

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

The last couple of days have been a lot of travel for me, but now I am back in Texas and ready to go for this weekend.

// FC Dallas //

U-15s enter second week of International tournament | FCDallas.com

The baby hoops are working hard to bring another title back to Dallas here.

// MLS //

USL's Edwards on MLS, expansion and more | MLSSoccer.com

I know many of you are curious what these comments mean for FC Dallas. Honestly, I wouldn't read a whole heck of a lot into it just yet. Given the number of expansion teams already announced for next year. His comment towards the end of 'almost 30' is right where they seem to be right now without a FCD2 squad. So grains of salt everyone.

Korb out for the rest of the season | Black and Red United

A rough break for DCU here as they lose one of their fullbacks for the remainder of the season to a torn ACL.

When it comes to development, choose freedom | 91st Minute

Some really good comments in this one on how the American game is developing and what can be done to continue its growth here for young players.

Who works best in the middle for Seattle | Sounder at Heart

Seattle is now getting healthy and are looking ever so dangerous again. Must be nice to have all these options too.

Zardes linked to a Belgian side | Stars and Stripes FC

You know, I hate to see young MLS players like Gyasi Zardes leave but I do like the idea of him going to a league like Belgium first instead of straight to one of the big four over there. Also, LA will make a lot of money on this kid when the time comes.

Fan gimmicks - when your number isn't up | Brotherly Game

It looks as though the fans face on the jersey thing isn't working out well in Philly. Just by looking at the numbers for FCD, I thought some similar thoughts that the Philly folks discusses. It seemed a lot of faces got cut off.