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Big D Daily: News for Wednesday, January 17, 2018

MLS wraps up the Combine ahead of the SuperDraft.

MLS: Combine Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

We’re only a couple days away from this year’s SuperDraft as the league closes out their Combine.

// FC Dallas //

Quick Burns: One area FC Dallas still needs to improve on - Big D Soccer
There is still plenty of work to be done on this roster before preseason camps even begin. Our staff tackles that thought.

SUPERDRAFT: Best All-Time MLS SuperDraft Picks at FC Dallas' No. 11 | FC Dallas
The top three on this list are proof that you can find value at this spot in the draft.

// MLS //

MLS Combine Day 2: Whose SuperDraft stock rose and fell? |
To me there is nothing wrong with seeing a guy have a down day at the Combine and have him fall to FCD. The GA players listed in the stock down area would be fun to see land in Dallas.

What coaches, scouts and GMs are saying about top prospects at MLS combine |
There isn't any standout players right now that appear to be a lock for a top three pick but these four are as likely to land in that are as any others.

MLS Combine winners and losers: Jon Bakero keeps shining, Joe Gallagher fading |
And for another Combine take, here is another list of players who had good days and not so good days.

Official: Kyle Beckerman re-signs with Real Salt Lake - RSL Soapbox
The dreads are no more but Beckerman is back with RSL as you would have expected him to.

Defender Emrah Klimenta signs with LA Galaxy - LAG Confidential
So LA is now looking at USL players to boost their defense. Alright then.

MLS approved for 14 percent of U.S. Soccer presidential vote - ESPNFC
MLS delegates will account for 14 percent of the overall vote in the upcoming election for the president of the U.S. Soccer.