The week rolls on into Tuesday as FC Dallas continues to prepare for their Friday night match with Houston.
// FC Dallas //
FC Dallas vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC: What we learned | Big D Soccer
Don't look now but Maxi Urruti already has eight goals this season. Maybe he can get to that 15 mark by the end of the year.
MAILBAG: Jesse Gonzalez's Mechanics, Rumors Galore and International Call-Up Roster Depth | FC Dallas
As expected, those recent transfer rumors were put to bed with one quick sentence.
ALL-STAR: Five Reasons to Vote for FC Dallas Homegrown Goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez | FC Dallas
He's possibly the best young keeper in MLS right now. Do it.
Five Things to Know About MNT Midfielder Kellyn Acosta | U.S. Soccer
It is always good to see more outlets pull in content for the #YearofKellyn.
// MLS //
Stock up, stock down, Gold Cup edition: Who's making a case for US, CanMNT? | MLSsoccer.com
There is one FCD player on this list...and I can tell you it probably wasn't your first thought.
Who have been the best young attackers in MLS so far? | Expected Goals | MLSsoccer.com
It is nice to see at least one FCD player on this non-penalty goals plus assists per 90 list.
MLS buys out only outside investors in media and marketing arm | ESPN FC
Major League Soccer on Monday bought out the only outside investors in its media and marketing arm, Soccer United Marketing.
Whitecaps Bid $5 Million for Atiba Hutchinson According to Sources in Turkey | Eighty Six Forever
Canadian teams in MLS have been trying to get Hutchinson over here for a number of years now. Hopefully this finally works out for them.
FFT Snap Thoughts: Boom or bust for RSL's kids; Dynamo's secrets to success | FourFourTwo
Some interesting takes in this piece, including a look at Mauro Diaz's return.
How the Fire dug out of the basement to become a serious MLS contender | FourFourTwo
They're looking stronger and stronger but talk to me again about how good they are when they visit Portland, NYCFC and SKC all in a row next month.
San Diego bid 'jeopardized' by delay | Soccer America
This isn't good for Landon Donovan and his crew that want a team in San Diego.