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Big D Daily: News for Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Plus more season preview material from around MLS.

It all comes down to 90 minutes tonight for FC Dallas as they look to advance to one more round in the Champions League.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas vs Tauro FC: Preview, TV schedule and how to watch online - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas has their backs up against the walls going into the second leg, can the offense show some life tonight?

FC Dallas Bringing Confidence and Strategy into Leg Two Meeting with Tauro FC | FC Dallas
The group has looked well this year so far but the finishing has to show up at some point.

Futbol in América: Dallas Cup's vital role in growing U.S. youth soccer | ESPNFC
From David Beckham to Landon Donovan, from "Chicharito" to Jesse Gonzalez, the Dallas Cup has played a vital role in growing youth soccer in the US.

// MLS //

Toronto FC 0-0 Colorado Rapids (2-0 Agg.): Uneventful draw sends Reds through - Waking The Red
Toronto didn't have to do a whole lot in last night's game to advance.

Clash of champions: Toronto FC to duel Liga MX kings Tigres in CCL quarters |
Toronto escaped last night with a series win against Colorado but now they face a big challenge in the next round.

Warshaw: Chris Wondolowski on the precipice of MLS immortality |
He's only 12 goals away from breaing Landon Donovan's record. Think about that for a hot minute.

LAFC sign Colombian midfielder Eduard Atuesta - Angels on Parade
LAFC adds a TAM-level midfielder to continue filling out their roster.

Bob Bradley offers injury updates on Carlos Vela, Laurent Ciman, Omar Gaber - Angels on Parade
Everyone in LA wants to know what the status of Vela is going into the season opener, it looks like he will be just fine.

Stejskal: Chicago still searching for a No. 10, interested in Lee Nguyen |
As good as Chicago was last year, my gut tells me they regress a bit in 2018 until they solve this search.

South Korea international Kim Kee-Hee officially joins Sounders - Sounder At Heart
I'm still always surprised that Seattle (and Vancouver for that matter) don't go after more Asian stars like this.

LA Galaxy look to rebound in 2018 while confronting a new crosstown rival |
The new city rivalry is a good thing for the Galaxy as they look to rebound after their worst season in club history.

From hype to hot seats: MLS’ most fascinating figures to follow in 2018 | FourFourTwo
Record signings. Coaches coming down to reality. Owners taking gambles. These are the people to watch in MLS in 2018.

The biggest questions facing each club ahead of the 2018 MLS season | ESPNFC
Dallas' question is a fairly simple one and hopefully it can be answered and put to rest early in this season.