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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, May 2, 2017

FC Dallas gets back to work today to prepare for RSL.

The week continues forward as FC Dallas returns to training to get ready for this weekend’s trip to Utah.

// FC Dallas //

Security tosses fans out of Toyota Stadium on Saturday | Big D Soccer
I think when people yell nasty things, it does tend to heat up a situation quickly. I'm sure more will be said about this today.

May Outlook: Home-heavy slate should work well for FC Dallas | Big D Soccer
Two months down and FC Dallas remains unbeaten, but how much longer will it last? Five games this month with three of them at home. I like FCD's chances to remain unbeaten.

Talking Formations, Improvements on Both Sides of the Ball, Trophies and More | FC Dallas
I don't have any issues with Oscar Pareja going between the two formations like he has. You need to be ready for when Mauro Diaz returns in my book.

Vote for Maxi Urruti for MLS Goal of the Week in Week 9 | FC Dallas
Maxi's goal is really the only one worth voting for, so go do it folks!

Lamah adjusts to FC Dallas and MLS | Dallas Morning News
A lot of us have been critical of Roland Lamah's progression with the team, even more so after last week's salary dump. But there will come a time when he does adapt to MLS and will start scoring goals.

// MLS //

Parchman: Top 10 Under-20 defenders in the MLS system | MLSsoccer.com
If you are curious as to which FCD HGP defender is on this list, one clue would be that we haven't seen him play with the first team yet.

What expected goals can tell us about Houston and San Jose | MLSsoccer.com
Can we just go ahead and say it? Neither team is going to be a contender in the west.

Orlando City and Bastian Schweinsteiger MLS biggest winners from April | ESPNFC
April had plenty of ups and downs across the league but it did bring a little more clarity on where things are going in 2017.

The Moment: Would the real Seattle Sounders please stand up? | FourFourTwo
Being a defending champ in this league is never easy but Seattle is proving that they can be bad one minute and great the next.

Full-grown Lions: How Orlando City ditched dysfunction for success | FourFourTwo
The new stadium may be playing a large part in this maturity but Orlando is starting to build something nice.

The MLS Wrap: DCU's lesson for Atlanta United, NYCFC's depth shines, and more | Goal.com
Atlanta United didn't look like an expansion team for the entire match against DCU, but the loss should serve them well as they move forward.

Max & Herc: MLS salaries revealed - ESPN FC
The guys chat with Timbers owner Merritt Paulson, discuss the impact of releasing MLS salaries and catch up on Liga MX.

2017 Gold Cup: An early USMNT roster forecast | Stars and Stripes FC
I hope we see Matt Hedges, Walker Zimmerman and Kellyn Acosta all get called up for this summer's tournament. But if we don't, I won't lose that much sleep over it.