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Big D Daily: News for Friday, July 13, 2018

FC Dallas looks to bring back the Brimstone Cup to Frisco.

MLS: Atlanta United FC at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The weekend is finally here as FC Dallas returns home tomorrow to play Chicago and we’ll also see the finale of this World Cup on Sunday.

// FC Dallas //

What are your expectations for the second half of the season? - Big D Soccer
Can FC Dallas make it through the summer? We’ll certainly see but our staff has some various opinions of how the second half of the season will go.

Two FC Dallas players named to 2018 Homegrown Game roster - Big D Soccer
FCD duo will take on Mexican U-20 Champions Tigres on July 31.

What lineup will work best for FC Dallas against Chicago? - Big D Soccer
After a full week of training, is FC Dallas ready to take advantage of a tired Chicago side?

ACADEMY: Girls' U-15 Team Brings National Championship Home After 2-0 Win Over Legends FC | FC Dallas
Another academy team snags another title, that is awesome!

// MLS //

MLS midseason awards: Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Miquel Almiron lead Goal's selections | Goal.com
The Atlanta United playmaker and the LA Galaxy's Swedish star headline Goal's picks for the best in MLS through the first half of the season

Beckham's Miami MLS franchise stadium site vote delayed six days by commissioners | ESPNFC
Well, that isn't good news.

Warshaw: Minnesota United making moves, but this area still needs fixing | MLSsoccer.com
Minnesota has been a busy club lately in the transfer window but there are still areas that need to be addressed.

Wayne Rooney's first impressions with D.C. United can give MLS club hope | ESPNFC
Big-name signings don't always come to MLS with the right attitude. It's early days yet, but Wayne Rooney has so far avoided that potential pitfall.

From pupusas to riverfront vistas: 10 Things About DC United's Audi Field | MLSsoccer.com
DCU's new stadium may not have all the bells and whistles that other new stadiums have but it does look really nice. I mean anything is going to be better than RFK Stadium.

LAFC transfer Omar Gaber to Pyramids FC - Angels on Parade
Team says "family matter" contributed to the transfer but this is a nice bit of business for the expansion side.

Fire Sign Defender Nicolas Del Grecco - Hot Time In Old Town
The 24-year-old Argentine most recently played in the Honduran top flight. He won't be available this weekend for the Fire as they are waiting on his paperwork to arrive.

Rapids Transfer Window News: Joe Mason waived; Giles Barnes close to signing - Burgundy Wave
The Rapids continue to be a bit of a laughing stock in this league with how they are handling their roster.