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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The USOC is tomorrow night as FCD gets ready to take on the Galaxy.

MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps FC at FC Dallas Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

FC Dallas is in LA, getting set for their big USOC showdown tomorrow night.

// FC Dallas //

2017 season ticket prices revealed | Big D Soccer

We hope to have more on this in the next day or so but FCD released their prices for next season and they certainly cleaned up things a good bit from previous years.

USOC: It is about time we bring some trophies home |

It has been a long time since there was some hardware additions to the FCD trophy case in Toyota Stadium. Tomorrow night will be another all-out type game for this club as they look to continue this strong season.

// MLS //

Golden boot race heating up in MLS |

The league’s website has a nice page put together on the Golden Boot race right now. As one might expect, Sebastian Giovinco is currently leading the way in that. I’d imagine it will be his to lose.

Minnesota announcement coming on Aug 19 | Fifty Five One

We’ve all been waiting for news to come out of Minnesota this year about their expansion plans and it appears we’ll finally get that. Which means they’ll join Atlanta next season. The interesting thing to note is the name and the fact that they’ll have pretty basic uniforms next season.

Expansion update: St. Louis, huge fees and more | The Blue Testament

MLS expansion continues to be a hot topic, no matter what some might think. We continue to know the 24 teams and I’d imagine by the end of the year we’ll have a pretty good idea where the next four will come from.

How long is Carl Robinson’s leash? | Eighty-Six Forever

Troubled times in Vancouver? They look like a team that could be contenders one day and then one that could miss the playoffs in the next. I guess it all comes down to those expectations that their front office had at the beginning of the year.

Davies ready for the next step with Philly |

We all know the battles Charlie Davies has gone through but now he has a new one with a new club.

Wynalda talks USOC, coaching and more | FourFourTwo

A lot of people don’t like Eric Wynalda but for whatever reason I do (it probably has to do with his radio show on SiriusXM). I’ve been curious to see when or if he’d get back into coaching as we all know he probably thinks he should be a coach in MLS somewhere.

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