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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, March 23, 2017

FC Dalla is back in training today as they get ready for Pachuca.

The bye week for FC Dallas is nearly over as the team is getting set to head to Mexico.

// FC Dallas //

We finally have craft beer at the stadium...kind of | Big D Soccer

There have been some solid new additions to Toyota Stadium this season from the video boards and sound upgrades but the craft beer selection is a little misleading.

// MLS //

How Schweinsteiger fits in with Chicago | MLSSoccer.com

Everyone seems to have an opinion on where he fits in with the Fire, so why not another post about it?

Wiebe: The top MLS trade targets | MLSSoccer.com

We all love a good trade talk. There are definitely a few targets on this list that would be intriguing for Oscar Pareja to get his hands on. I just don’t know what FCD would have on their end to part with other than draft picks and allocation.

Why Cassar is gone and where it leaves RSL | FourFourTwo

To do this in a bye-week makes some sense to me now but who they get to take over is going to be a very interesting thing. At least they have Minnesota at the bottom of the conference to lean on a bit (yeah, I think they’ll be just above them in the final standings).

Awkward scheduling in March adds to MLS’s madness | FourFourTwo

I know we had some snow in one game, another cancelled and some that probably could have been cancelled. The schedule is what it is at this point and I don’t see it improving anytime soon either.

Atlanta’s front office is ahead of the game | Dirty South Soccer

They’re not wrong in this line of thought. While I still expect this squad to stumble for a stretch this season, the way things have been done by the front office so far have been nothing short of good.

Donovan is all in on San Diego’s expansion hopes | SI.com

Here is your latest, ‘what Landon Donovan doing these days’ type posts. I have to admit, I’m slowly coming around to the idea of this expansion bid.

// USMNT //

Doyle: Cameron at RB, Morris’ health and more | MLSSoccer.com

There is going to be a lot of talk about this USMNT team this week. Can they come together again under Bruce Arena and make some waves in this qualification?

How Arena’s team will different from Klinsmann | ESPNFC

If players will be in their natural positions, that will be a good start.