We hit the midway point in the week as MLS games resume and a big title game headlines the evening.
// FC Dallas //
FC Dallas vs. Columbus Crew: Player Ratings - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas was left wondering how they failed to earn three points at home against the Crew.
Workhorse of the Week vs. Columbus Crew - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas might feel grateful to earn a point in a 0-0 draw at home against the Crew. What are you thinking? Cast your vote for the Workhorse of the Week.
East Stand View: Austin vs Columbus - Big D Soccer
Let's discuss those few that came up from Austin to watch the game last weekend.
// MLS //
Wiebe: A Toronto FC win over Tigres would set early tone for Campeones Cup | MLSsoccer.com
I think it may be safe to say that MLS needs a win tonight in this Cup.
Tigres coach Ricardo Ferretti - Toronto FC would among Liga MX's best | ESPNFC
Ahead of Wednesday's inaugural Campeones Cup, Tigres coach Ricardo Ferretti said that Toronto FC would be among the best in Liga MX.
Toronto FC's Jozy Altidore - Liga MX better, but MLS future brighter | ESPNFC
The quality is rising in MLS but there are still titles to capture in the process to move ahead of them.
Armchair Analyst: Stahre's out, and whoever's next in SJ has work to do | MLSsoccer.com
With six games to go, San Jose may have to already begin thinking about a massive rebuilding effort for 2019.
Reports: Earthquakes interview Caleb Porter, inquire about Barros Schelotto | MLSsoccer.com
Both would be an interesting hire for San Jose though but again, the rebuilding effort has to be huge for either of them to want to take it on.
Strength of Schedule Rankings update: How does the stretch run look? | MLSsoccer.com
FCD's schedule isn't all that easy from here on out thanks to the road games ahead.