After a brief break, we’re back with your morning links for another year.
// FC Dallas //
Official: FC Dallas signs defender Reto Ziegler - Big D Soccer
From rumor to reality, FC Dallas signs another defender in the offseason to help rebuild the squad.
FC Dallas Adds World Class Experience to Back Line with Center Back Reto Ziegler | FC Dallas
Again I'll say, Dan Hunt wanted some new faces from new places and he is getting it with these signings.
// MLS //
Rodriguez: Young South American stars could transform MLS on world stage | MLSsoccer.com
The only thing about FCD signing a pair of Europeans so far that worries me is that they are going to miss the boat on some big South Americans this winter.
Report: New York Red Bulls trade captain Sacha Kljestan to Orlando | MLSsoccer.com
This one appears to finally be happening here as the rumors have been in the works for a couple weeks now.
New York City FC sign Jesus Medina with third Designated Player slot - Hudson River Blue
The Paraguayan winger inked a four-year deal with NYCFC as they get their first Young DP.
Official: Timbers Sign Centerback Julio Cascante - Stumptown Footy
Add another Costa Rican to the mix for Portland in 2018.
Revolution release new primary jersey - The Bent Musket
Some new kits came out on the first day of the year and New England was one of them.
A New RED Jersey for the New Year - Once A Metro
New York was the other as they finally went to a red kit. I like it.
Miguel Herrera says MLS schedule hurts players' World Cup preparations | ESPNFC
Miguel Herrera says he believes the MLS schedule will prevent it from competing for talent as players realize it hurts their World Cup preparation.