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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, January 28, 2016

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January is nearly over as preseason is moving forward.

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Things continue to move forward as FC Dallas nears the end of the first week of preseason training.

// FC Dallas //

Looking at the partnership with OKC | FCDallas.com

The preseason camp is pretty full at the moment, so some players could be heading to OKC for the USL season.

All access with Clavijo during the SuperDraft | FCDallas.com

The FCD digital crew continues to bang out some great content here in the preseason. This one is worth the time to watch as they go behind the scenes with FCD at this year's draft.

// MLS //

The overhaul in LA | MLSSoccer.com

Ashley Cole became official yesterday in LA, which meant there was even more talk about what the heck is going on there in Southern California. As old as their roster sounds and looks on paper, it is a fairly experienced bunch. My gut tells me Bruce is still building two sides for both CCL this spring and a late MLS run this fall.

Is Miazga making a dream move across the pond? | Once a Metro

I get why NY would go ahead and cash in on him now with one year left on his contract. I just hope Chelsea immediately loans him somewhere where he can get immediate playing time.

Jordan Morris is in no danger of becoming Freddy Adu | Sounder at Heart

Well that is comforting.

Who are the top five HGPs coming up and the top five all-time | Top Drawer Soccer

No recently signed HGPs from Dallas on this list but Kellyn Acosta appears on the all-time list, which is pretty awesome to see. I'd rate him above Wil Trapp though but that may just be me.

Porter given contract extension | Stumptown Footy

Well deserved extension after winning the club's first MLS Cup last year. I do wonder when Oscar Pareja gets an extension of his own here in Frisco.

Kamara arrives in camp but where do things stand? | Massive Report

Kei Kamara reportedly wants a new deal in Ohio but maybe that was just talk after all.

DCU looking to get AC Milan's Antonio Nocerino | Black and Red United

I've often wondered why DCU didn't tap into the partnership with Inter Milan more often but this would be an interesting move to see a guy from the other Milan club come over.

Mexican national team coach urging Mexican players not to go to MLS | ESPNFC.com

Juan Carlos Osorio has some sour grapes when it comes to MLS. Basically he wants players in their prime to be in Europe.