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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, March 27, 2018

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Could the World Cup end up in Dallas?

MLS: Portland Timbers at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The week rolls into a Tuesday as we wait out on another FC Dallas home game next week.

// FC Dallas //

What is FC Dallas doing with Paxton Pomykal? - Big D Soccer
Dallas must do more for their youth players or else we could see some other prominent youngster go overseas instead of signing here.

East Stand View: Drab Draw - Big D Soccer
Yeah, parking isn't getting any better at the stadium.

One on One with Roland Lamah - Big D Soccer
Lamah has had a good start to the season so far but is it really enough?

WHAT WE LEARNED: Three Takeaways from FC Dallas' 1-1 Draw with the Portland Timbers | FC Dallas
It is kind of insane how last year FCD never got a man advantage but so far this season it has happened twice in three games.

ACADEMY: FC Dallas U-17s Top LA Galaxy 2-0, Miss Out on Semifinals via Head-to-Head Tiebreaker | FC Dallas
Darn tiebreakers didn't fall in FCD's favor this year.

FC Dallas: Carlos Gruezo isn’t Kellyn Acosta, other notes from Portland draw | Pro Soccer USA
Gruezo is himself. Let's get that straight right now.

// MLS //

Warshaw: What's wrong with the Sporting Kansas City defense? | MLSsoccer.com
It is wild how SKC's defense has gone from first to nearly worst in the league.

Poll: What should we call the LAFC-LA Galaxy rivalry? - Angels on Parade
This is definitely important to figure out. I kind of like the simple Hollywood Derby.

Report: LAFC signing of Andre Horta is on - Angels on Parade
It sounds like LAFC will finally use that third DP slot but now until July.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ola Kamara can play together - Galaxy's Sigi Schmid | ESPNFC
LA Galaxy coach Sigi Schmid believes his new striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will work well in tandem with Ola Kamara. Time will tell if that is really going to be the case.

Miami's MLS expansion ownership considering additional stadium sites | MLSsoccer.com
Soon Miami will be playing in somewhere other than Miami.

Goodbye, Columbus. You didn’t deserve to be abandoned by the Crew. - The Washington Post
This is a solid read on the whole Columbus leaving town situation.

// World Cup //

Dallas could host a 2026 World Cup semifinal according to bid book - Big D Soccer
Cowboys Stadium is set to be the site of a potential semifinal round game should FIFA let the World Cup come to the Americas. New York/New Jersey is tapped for the final.