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Big D Daily: News for Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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FC Dallas survived and advanced again in the USOC.

FC Dallas is moving on in the USOC once again as they downed Colorado last night.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas advances in the USOC following a 3-1 win over Colorado Rapids | Big D Soccer
Both Mauro Diaz and Ryan Hollingshead scored their first of 2017. Javier Morales came on late and did the same to help seal the win.

Mauro Diaz's Magic Returns in FC Dallas Win Over Colorado | FC Dallas
The magic is starting to pick up with every touch that Diaz has on the field. Last night was an important step forward.

POSTGAME: Oscar Pareja on #FCDvCOL | FC Dallas
Pareja gives us his take on last night's win.

Diaz, Hollingshead provide FC Dallas promise in USOC victory vs Rapids |
Having these two players back healthy is coming at the right time for FC Dallas in this touch stretch of games.

#USOC2017 Game Recap: FC Dallas 3, Colorado 1 | Burgundy Wave
And here are some thoughts from the Colorado side of things.

// MLS //

Canadian champions Toronto FC party hard, aim high: "We want the treble" |
Our weekend opponent had a match last night as well, as Toronto won the Canadian Championship again.

Champagne has been spilt | Waking The Red
The talk of treble in Toronto is already picking up too.

Los Angeles FC close to deal for Galatasaray's Wesley Sneijder | ESPN FC
Los Angeles FC is close to agreeing a two-year deal for Wesley Sneijder as their first DP. Not bad LA, not bad.

// Other soccer //

Pro-rel is already in the United States, but is it the future? | FourFourTwo
The UPSL is utilizing promotion-relegation, and its commissioner has dreams of spreading the practice. But do people really want this? I guess there are some that do.

USSF cleared of wrongdoing in FIFA Garcia Report | Stars and Stripes FC
U.S. Soccer followed the rules in its 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids. As for some of the others...

Soccer’s ugly sexism is keeping women from coaching the beautiful game |
If there is one article out of this bunch that you need to read today, it really is this one.