Seeing how the weather forecast for the next week is 104+, it may be a good thing that FC Dallas is off this weekend.
// FC Dallas //
There aren't a ton of injuries or anything of that nature that FCD is dealing with this time around but just getting a break from the action is a good thing for this group.
Matt Hedges is one of the five players nominated for MLS Player of the Month for July. Go vote!
// MLS //
Nice to see a MLS side get off to the right foot in the CCL here as RSL picked up a big road win in Guatemala last night.
It looks as though former DCU HGP Andy Najar could be on the move, which means his original club could stand to pick up some money in the process.
Seattle picks up Andrea Ivanschitz yesterday...which immediately sparked a great Twitter debate.
Yes, it was some poop jokes that got it going but in the end it appears that Portland may have gotten the best of their northern rivals.
A second round pick for Jack Mac? Seriously? I'm fairly certain FCD could have used him over someone like David Texeira but man good pick up for the Crew as they try to reach the post season here.
Crazy that these two are in the same CCL group this year but that was the way the cookie crumbled. Hopefully it wears both of them out over the next month or so.
Sadly, Toyota Stadium won't be the place where Gio dos Santos makes his debut with the Galaxy. Still, I hope the place it packed to capacity next week to help prove to the Hunts how important a big named Mexican player can be for a club.