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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, October 18, 2018

Wednesday night results in MLS will lead to a fun weekend for some.

MLS: FC Dallas at D.C. United Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

The week continues closer to the weekend here as FC Dallas gets ready to host Sporting KC on Sunday in a massive Western Conference showdown. But first, let’s dive into some links.

// FC Dallas //

Reggie Cannon Makes US Men's National Team Debut in 1-1 Draw vs. Peru | FC Dallas
Yes, let's talk more about Reggie's national team debut here today. Hopefully this adds a little spring to his step come Sunday.

Adonijah Reid Returns from Season-Long Loan to Ottawa Fury FC | FC Dallas
Reid had a heck of a sophomore season in the USL but we won't see him in a FCD kit this season.

// MLS //

Wayne Rooney free kick gives D.C. United 1-0 win over Toronto FC - Black And Red United
I think I want to watch that goal on a replay today. Just a stunning free kick that helped DCU pick up three more points.

Sounders at Orlando City, recap: Seattle qualifies for 10th straight postseason - Sounder At Heart
Victor Rodriguez and Handwalla Bwana score as Sounders win on the road as Seattle drops Orlando.

Dax McCarty discusses missing the playoffs for the first time since 2009 | MLSsoccer.com
Raise your hand if you still miss Dax in a Dallas uniform. Okay, so there may not be that many of you these days but I still root for the guy.

Sporting Kansas City makes dramatic comeback to win 4-1 over Whitecaps in Vancouver - The Blue Testament
Saying that a 4-1 result is a dramatic come back feels like a stretch to me but it just means that SKC has everything to play for come Sunday in Frisco.

The Biggest Challenges The Next Manager of the Vancouver Whitecaps Will Face - Eighty Six Forever
This came out a couple days ago but it is still worth the read. Its crazy to think how bad you have to be to lose a manager in this league at times.