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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Is it April 4 yet?

FC Dallas remains off until later this week as they rest up for the Pachuca match.

// FC Dallas //

Service and why FC Dallas needs more of it | Big D Soccer

While the club is 2-0-1 on the season, there are areas like service from the wings, that the club needs some big improvement on.

Lets talk about those new video boards | Big D Soccer (Fan Shot)

Everyone seemed really pleased with how the new video boards looked on Saturday.

A look back at the two tifos from Saturday | Big D Soccer

Another cool thing that came out on Saturday was the two tifo displays in the crowd. As much as I enjoyed the DBG banner (and yes I know it didn’t hang right), El Matador’s made me laugh. Well done boys and girls.

Monday Mailbag: Injuries, DPs and more |

Carter Baum over at FCD was taking some questions yesterday and he gave us a nice injury update on guys like Mauro Diaz, Anibal Chala, Victor Ulloa and Ryan Hollingshead.

I can also tell you this as well on the injury front:

Expected goals: Urruti is the best finisher so far |

I know some of you enjoy the expected goals stuff, so right now Maxi is leading that charge.

// MLS //

Bastian Schweinsteiger is coming to Chicago | Hot Time In Old Town

This rumor has finally been put to rest as it came true in the end for the Fire. They’re going to get yet another experienced center midfielder. Which is great and all but after seeing Dax McCarty and Juninho run together, I am curious how this addition will work.

Cassar out in Salt Lake | RSL Soapbox

Now Jeff Cassar joins a list of the quickest coaches fired in a season in MLS history. Actually, take that back, he now has become the quickest coach fired in a season. Ouch.

11 coaching options for RSL | RSL Soapbox

Mike Petke seems like a good fit but I also wouldn’t be shocked to see Sigi Schmid get a look there as well.

Portland front six is the death star | SB Nation

But you know there was always a way to defeat the Death Star.

Another year, another loophole MLS teams are finding in the USL | FourFourTwo

And here is your monthly reminder as to why FCD still needs their own USL side.

The best and worst from week 3 in MLS | FourFourTwo

And if you need another weekly recap, our pal Steve Davis does a pretty good one too.