As August comes to a close, a new rumor has popped up for FC Dallas fans to dwell over.
// FC Dallas //
Rumor: San Lorenzo makes offer on Maxi Urruti and Michael Barrios | Big D Soccer
The Argentine transfer window closes next month so there is still time to get this done should both players want out and FCD accept this offer. A lot of IFs standing in the way though.
FC Dallas recent slump is putting their playoff chances in danger | Big D Soccer
Six games without a win in this league can be deadly.
WHAT WE LEARNED: Three Takeaways from FC Dallas' 2-1 Loss to Columbus Crew SC | FC Dallas
The mental lapses have become a big issue with this group lately.
Why FC Dallas will get back above the playoff line | Expected Goals | MLSsoccer.com
So the expected goals model likes what they see out of FCD in the final two months. Great.
// MLS //
Danladi season, Villa gets the call & more: What you missed in MLS Week 25 | MLSsoccer.com
There was plenty of big things going on around the league this past weekend where rivals met and all.
There’s no need to panic about Atlanta United | Dirty South Soccer
Atlanta has had a rough few weeks and there are questions as to whether or not they can handle their remaining stretch of games.
Sounders vs. Timbers, recap: Another frustrating tie | Sounder At Heart
Seattle continues to remain unbeaten in their last 11 games but the ties are mounting up, which is now frustrating the locals.
From boredom to terror: A glimpse into the life of a backup goalkeeper | FourFourTwo
I find the life of a backup keeper in this league to be absolutely fascinating.
What Minnesota's modest budget means for future MLS newcomers | FourFourTwo
MNUFC has elected to postpone its splashy spending. I think we'll see a couple expansion teams have to follow this path as well.
Giovinco's agent says it's 'absurd' Toronto FC star didn't get Italy call up | Goal.com
I know it is his agent complaining but he's totally right on this. Giovinco has been a monster lately for Toronto.
NYCFC boss Patrick Vieira - MLS completely changed in 10 years | ESPN FC
He's not wrong...ten years ago was a long time in this league. Less teams. Fewer big names.