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Big D Daily: News for Monday, May 7, 2018

A well-earned draw on the road isn’t a bad way to begin May.

MLS: FC Dallas at Los Angeles FC Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The new week is here and FC Dallas is back in town for a two-game home stand.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas secure a solid 1-1 draw on the road against LAFC - Big D Soccer
Maximiliano Urruti delivered the goods and Dallas escapes with a well earned point.

Oscar Pareja continues to excel tactically as head coach - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas picked up an impressive draw in LA as Pareja continues to show his smarts on the tactical front.

WHAT WE LEARNED: Three Takeaways from FC Dallas' 1-1 Draw with LAFC | FC Dallas
The attacking side of this club is continuing to evolve in a good way here on this season.

Kellyn Acosta Plays For FC Dallas For The First Time In 2018 | FC Dallas
The big positive though of this game may have been seeing Kellyn return to the field.

Maxi Urruti and Santiago Mosquera Evolving into Dangerous Duo for FC Dallas | FC Dallas
I like more and more what I see out of Mosquera here.

5 takeaways from LAFC’s 1-1 draw with FC Dallas - Angels on Parade
LA hadn't had any draws up until this point in their first season. FCD's the first to break them down in any way to get one.

LAFC disappointed with 1-1 finish against Dallas, despite Nguyen debut | Pro Soccer USA
Despite the highly anticipated debut of Lee Nguyen, LAFC left a lot on the table while the Dallas defense showed up again.

// MLS //

Armchair Analyst: Seattle's slide, RBNY run riot & more from Week 10 |
Doyle thinks FCD gave LAFC their most disappointing result of the season so far. I'm good with that.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic lashes out at LA Galaxy teammates after another loss | ESPNFC
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has called for his LA Galaxy teammates to "wake up" after a late 3-2 loss to the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night.

Red Bulls dominate midfield battle in Hudson River Derby demolition |
The Red Bulls continue to prove that the Big Apple is still red and not blue.

After record win, Orlando City fans need to start appreciating Jason Kreis | Pro Soccer USA
Orlando is starting to look like a more expensive version of what RSL used to be under Kreis.

Vela calls out offensive chant, efforts to end it at LAFC games pay off - Angels on Parade
I think it is good to see prominent Mexican stars like Vela call this out.