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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Zlatan picks up his first red and more from around the league.

MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps at FC Dallas Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

The week moves into Tuesday as FC Dallas moves closer to their Friday game in Toronto.

// FC Dallas //

Talking Points: FC Dallas left frustrated drawing Vancouver - Big D Soccer
It is hard to be excited for the first 70 minutes of the match when you see the finish.

Why the Whitecaps draw taught us what it means to be an FC Dallas fan - Big D Soccer
Postulating about three pillars of FC Dallas fandom, what it means and how we move forward here after Saturday's game.

ON LOAN: Brandon Servania Makes Professional Debut, Jordan Cano and Adonijah Reid Start in USL Matches | FC Dallas
FCD had some guys on loan over the weekend in the USL, and all did pretty well. I'm really excited to see Brandon Servania get minutes right now.

INTERNATIONAL: Homegrown Chris Richards Earns First Youth National Team Cap | FC Dallas
Richards can't get with the first team at the moment until the end of the academy season but at least he is getting some national team play too.

Stejskal: FC Dallas nearing deal to start USL D3 team in 2019 |
We're going to dive into this more today but on the surface, I like this move a lot for the club.

// MLS //

Zlatan Ibrahimovic frustration building as he lands first red card at LA Galaxy | ESPNFC
Ibrahimovic's impulsive act of retaliation to get his first red card shows his frustration with life at the LA Galaxy has been building. Or it was his way to motivate his club to get the win. Either way, its popcorn material for me to sit back and watch.

10-man LA Galaxy narrowly defeat Montreal Impact - LAG Confidential
A late Ola Kamara strike overcame a first half Zlatan red card in a random Monday afternoon game in MLS.

New Nashville CEO Ian Ayre lauds MLS: "It's really coming into its own" |
I wouldn't be surprised if Nashville ends up being a big success out of the gate when they join in a couple years like Atlanta and Orlando have been. Smart hire here.

Warshaw: What's the plan in Colorado? Rapids struggling to find way forward |
Crazy to think where the Rapids were two years ago and how far they have fallen since.