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Big D Daily: News for Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The real offseason is finally under way for FC Dallas.

MLS: Los Angeles Galaxy at FC Dallas Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Now that the roster moves have happened, it is almost like the offseason is officially here for us.

// FC Dallas //

What is next for FC Dallas after their roster cuts? - Big D Soccer
We've seen the roster cuts and now we have a lot more to discuss here.

Fare Thee Well, Chris Seitz - Big D Soccer
It has been a heck of a ride for Chris Seitz here in Dallas.

Hear Me Out: A defense of Tesho Akindele - Big D Soccer
Despite what you may think, FC Dallas holding onto Tesho is actually a good thing

50 YEARS LATER: The Story of the Dallas Tornado's Infamous World Tour of 1967 | FC Dallas
If you haven't heard this story yourself a favor and dive into it right now.

The Dallas Texans Add 4 new Staff Members To Our Club
I'm happy to see Zach Loyd back in the Dallas area.

// MLS //

Armchair Analyst: A Best XI of players who became available Monday |
This is a solid breakdown of the best available and where they could go. I'm not sure i'm sold on Gideon Baah though but FCD certainly could use all the defensive depth they can get.

Rumor: Atlanta United willing to smash MLS transfer record for 18-year-old Argentine playmaker - Dirty South Soccer
This would be quite the transfer sum for any club in MLS. Again, Atlanta continues to hit home runs abroad with their transfers though.

The Philadelphia Union could be the next Toronto FC if it wants to be - Brotherly Game
There are a lot of similarities between the two clubs but Philly is a long ways off from turning the ship around like Toronto did. You gotta spend the money.

Report: São Paulo wants Columbus Crew SC’s Artur back in 2018 - Massive Report
Columbus would be wise to try and keeper Artur.

With Elis out, Cubo Torres ready to help Dynamo overturn deficit at Seattle |
Torres went quiet down the stretch for Houston so they will need a big performance out of him.

Sounders health update: Jordan Morris, Osvaldo Alonso in full training - Sounder At Heart
If I were Seattle I would at least give Morris another week to get healthy for the MLS Cup.

MLS news: Toronto FC looking to 'get back to business' in Eastern Conference decider |
Getting your two best players back should make you feel good about things.

D.C. United will not get to play all its home games next season at new stadium - The Washington Post
The club is preparing to play multiple early-season home games elsewhere, potentially in Annapolis, Baltimore or Richmond. Eek.

David Beckham partner expresses doubt over future of Miami MLS bid | ESPNFC
One of David Beckham's partners in a bid to form a Major League Soccer franchise in Miami has expressed serious doubts over the future of the project.

Doubts raised about Beckham's Miami MLS bid | Soccer America
Will Miami actually happen? We've been asking that for ages now and it continues to look like it won't happen.

MLS expansion: Ranking the top contenders for the next two slots | FourFourTwo
There are some thoughts that with Miami in serious doubt (again), that MLS could send three through in next month's announcement.