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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, January 21, 2016

FC Dallas is making moves here in the final days of the offseason.

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The offseason is nearly over as FC Dallas continues to build their roster for 2016.

// FC Dallas //

Ortiz adds experience to the midfield |

It feels weird to think that a 28-year old is considered old for this club but Juan Esteban Ortiz definitely brings in a wealth of experience from Colombia, something we know Oscar Pareja will enjoy having.

// MLS //

Feilhaber speaks out on national team and Klinsmann |

Definitely some strong words from a former national team player and one the league's better midfielders. I wonder if we're going to start seeing a divide between players in MLS and Klinsmann. I mean it has already been there but I guess I am curious to see if players are going to be more vocal about it like this.

Vieira embracing MLS's nuances |

The media tour for the league rolled on yesterday as NYCFC formally introduced their new manager to the press. He seems happy with this move and eager to learn MLS.

Morris will be officially introduced on Thursday | Sounder at Heart

The MorrisWatch/Saga/etc. is finally over as the Sounders will get their guy to sign on the dotted line and become a professional for their team once and for all.

Seattle lands Michael Farfan | Sounder at Heart

Another move for the Sounders here in the offseason.

Vancouver signs Christian Bolanos | Eighty Six Forever

I'll continue to say that Vancouver has been one of the big winners this offseason. Just smart, simple moves that have improved their roster.

Where MLS clubs need to strengthen as preseason looms | Fox Soccer

The thought of another striker needing to come to Frisco is still a big one on our minds and other people see that as well.

Bruce Arena is a hypocrite and that is okay | LAG Confidential

The Bruce had a lot to say this week about players, money, expansion. His own fans are seeing through some of his comments though and are learning to live with it.

// USL //

USL announces conference format for 2016 |

Excuse the hideous map (I still have no idea what the red states mean). The USL announced how the conference formats will be for this season. 29 teams in two conferences. Fun.