The big road trip is nearly here for FC Dallas as they head out to Oregon today.
// FC Dallas //
Quick Burns: Which country should Jesse Gonzalez represent? | Big D Soccer
US or Mexico? That is the big question for Jesse. Personally, I'm all for whichever country he goes with.
Does FC Dallas have an advantage playing on Bermuda grass? | Big D Soccer
Does the grass matter for FC Dallas at home? In a small way, yes, it certainly does.
TRAINING TALK: Oscar Pareja on #PORvFCD | FC Dallas
Oscar Pareja gives us a look at this weekend's game as the club heads to Portland.
FC Dallas Homegrowns Ferreira, Ulloa hit major milestones in win vs. RSL | MLSsoccer.com
And a few more thoughts on the milestones hit last Saturday against RSL.
Short-handed FC Dallas defense needs to keep pace with high-flying attack | ESPN FC
One game makes them high-flying again? Let's pump the brakes a bit. Outside of that, the defense does need to step up here.
// MLS //
FC Dallas Imposes ‘Privilege Restrictions’ on Houston Dynamo Supporters Groups | Dynamo Theory
Welp. This will be interesting news to follow before the next time Houston comes back to Frisco.
Making the hard choices on our 2017 Major League Soccer All-Stars | FourFourTwo
Picking an All-Star roster is never easy these days given the talent in the league. But there are some good picks and reasons in this post.
// USMNT //
Armchair Analyst: Tactical preview & lineup prediction for US vs. T&T | MLSsoccer.com
Two big games ahead but the first one is pretty much a must-win type game at home. Get the ball rolling nicely for the Mexico trip.
USA vs. Trinidad and Tobago: Yanks look to avoid letdown against Soca Warriors with Mexico looming | Stars and Stripes FC
Notes and quotes ahead of Thursday’s crucial qualifier.
Will Pulisic play in the Gold Cup? Sizing up the USA preliminary roster | Goal.com
Just hand the keys to the guy and let him do his magic. I'm all for letting him go crazy in the Gold Cup.
USMNT vs. Mexico: How U.S. is prepping for altitude | SI.com
The U.S. has played two qualifiers in four days only twice in the modern era and this is the first time both games will be at altitude.