We’re past the Labor Day holiday now and we have a big US game today. So let’s get down to it.
// FC Dallas //
What we learned: Jacori Hayes made a mistake, but deserves another chance | Big D Soccer
Sure the mistakes were pretty big on Jacori Hayes' part but he'll learn from them and pretty quickly too.
View from the East: Diaz’s Signature | Big D Soccer
While you'd really rather have the three from this game, the one point isn't the worst thing to have happened.
Michael Barrios and Maxi Urruti are worth more than $5 Million | Big D Soccer
Time for one last bit of thinking on the whole Barrios and Urruti transfer situation from last week.
Reggie Cannon Makes MLS Debut in FC Dallas' 2-2 Draw vs. New York Red Bulls | FC Dallas
It may have only been three minutes but we're all pretty excited to see what is next for Reggie Cannon here.
FC Dallas Comes Back Twice to Earn Point in 10-Man Draw vs. New York Red Bulls | FC Dallas
To come from behind twice in a game, while playing down a man during that time is rather impressive. The team showed a ton of fight on Saturday night.
The gang's back together as trio look to jumpstart FC Dallas attack | MLSsoccer.com
While having Mauro Diaz, Barrios and Urruti all going at a high rate again is good. We still need that defense to get back to its form from earlier this spring.
// MLS //
Playoff probabilities for every MLS team after Week 26 | MLSsoccer.com
Those probabilities keep dipping for FCD with each game without a win.
David Beckham was Major League Soccer's Michael Jordan | ESPN FC
More Miami talk here as we get into another month where they haven't been announced as an expansion team.
Nguyen ties MLS record with four assists in win vs. Orlando City | The Bent Musket
Our pal Lee Nguyen had a monster day over the weekend against Orlando.
Nicolas Lodeiro is still trying to get Luis Suárez to Seattle Sounders | Sounder At Heart
While it seems far fetched in some ways, I could see this actually happening.
// USMNT //
USA vs Honduras, 2018 World Cup Qualifying: What to watch for | Stars and Stripes FC
The USMNT need a win to control their World Cup destiny, but a dicey trip to San Pedro Sula lies in their way.
USA vs Honduras: Conditions, cards mean lineup changes for Arena | SI.com
Rain is in the forecast, players are suspended and we could see three or four changes.
Bruce Arena Talks USMNT, Christian Pulisic and World Cup | SI.com
Bruce Arena discusses how the US can respond tonight in Honduras.
USMNT forced to embrace new reality after Costa Rica letdown | FourFourTwo
The U.S.' first loss under Bruce Arena will test the focus, resiliency of its veteran-laden squad. Tonight will give us some answers though as to how they will respond.
Rosano: Changes coming for US national team at Honduras - who should start? | MLSsoccer.com
No proposed FCD players in the lineup tonight for the US. But it will be interesting to see how Maynor Figueroa and Honduras game plan to counter.
ESPN's SPI still gives US 80 percent chance to qualify for World Cup 2018 | MLSsoccer.com
Those odds are still pretty solid to finish in the top three.