Sunday is getting closer and closer but the action begins tonight at the Cocktails and Cleats event.
// FC Dallas //
It was media day around Frisco as Fernando Clavijo spoke about how the club isn't done filling out the roster. He told us the same answer on Twitter the other day.
The final few days of preparation are here for FCD as they get everything set for this Sunday.
Here is a good starting point for everything we need to know about this year.
// MLS //
And the other two MLS sides bit the dust in the CCL last night leaving an all-Mexican final four. Great.
Going to Mexico is always tough for anyone but Seattle had the uphill battle of going to Mexico City with Club America. Yeah. At least they looked sharp in those new blue uniforms.
But it wasn't meant to be for another #MLS4RSL run.
In some cases it was close but in others it wasn't even fair.
There are two good names on this list and eight other guys.
It has been a rough couple of seasons in Colorado but this piece breaks it all down nicely for you. There are some very interesting comments from Pablo Mastroeni in this one, including one where he basically says it was a mistake for the Rapids to hire him. Ha.
I have to say, good for Kei for getting a sweet new deal after the season he had last year.
Expansion seasons are always meant to be rough in MLS but now the real work is in front of Orlando and NYC. Each have made some good moves this offseason but I don't know if they both did enough.
The age-old question about repeating. Simple answer, they can but they won't.