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Big D Daily: News for Monday, January 23, 2017

Preseason camp begins today!

Soccer is going to happen today as FC Dallas begins their 2017 campaign!

// FC Dallas //

Preseason roster battles to look at | Big D Soccer

Last week we gave you all a short preview of some roster battles that will need sorted out in the coming weeks.

What are the biggest storylines of the preseason |

There are still plenty of questions going into the new season. It may be a couple weeks until we really know some things about this club.

// MLS //

The five most interesting teams in MLS this preseason | FourFourTwo

Skip ahead to the fourth page and you’ll find plenty on why FCD is worth watching this preseason.

Dax pens letter to RBNY fans | Once a Metro

Hearing that Dax McCarty was blindsided by this trade says something but it also shows just how much of a business this sport really can be at times too. I’m sure McCarty will do very well in Chicago though.

Sources say DCU will sign Le Toux | Black and Red United

It sounds like some MLS sides are going to be gobbling up some free agents this week that are still left on the market. If Le Toux was about five years younger I would be all for FCD getting him.

Chance Myers to leave SKC for Portland | The Blue Testament

Another free agent moving on to a new side.

How much attacking depth is too much? | Stumptown Footy

I would rather build from the back in a roster build but these are the kinds of debates you have in preseason.

Could do better: Why RBNY USL team has places to improve on | Once a Metro

Stay with me on this one, because it is a long read. Overall this does bring up some valid points about having a USL team versus not having one. And yes, there are a few mentions of what FCD is/isn’t doing.