clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, November 19, 2019

New, 2 comments

It is Expansion Draft day in MLS!

MLS: New York City FC at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The fun of the offseason is finally here for us as MLS begins their draft season this evening with Miami and Nashville’s expansion draft. A friendly reminder, FC Dallas is exempt from losing a player in this year’s draft due to losing one last year to FC Cincinnati (thanks Roland Lamah).

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas: Luchi Gonzalez looks back on 2019 season | Pro Soccer USA
Big hat top for my guy Arman for locking up this in-depth interview with Luchi.

WATCH: What Are Your Plans For Offseason? | FC Dallas
The end-of-year training sessions are done and now the guys are off to enjoy the holidays.

MLS Homegrown duo Dante Sealy, Moses Nyeman lead US U16s to win over Turkey | MLSsoccer.com
Dante Sealy scored a brace for the U16s yesterday. Good to see him gaining some more experience on the international level.

// MLS //

State of Nashville SC, Inter Miami rosters heading into the Expansion Draft | MLSsoccer.com
Both expansion sides have taken their own approach to building their rosters so far. Today's expansion draft will help boost each of them up.

MLS Expansion Draft preview, Inter Miami has top pick | Miami Herald
Miami looks to fill out more of their roster as well today, while also looking to lock up a coach and their remaining DP slots.

Nashville and Inter Miami in the expansion draft | US Soccer Players
MLS will hold an expansion draft later this week to help build the squads for Nashville and Inter Miami, with both teams counting down to 2020.

MLS Expansion Draft: Nashville SC set for first picks | Tennessean
The draft will continue an ongoing process with Nashville SC putting faces to the name. But this is really just the next step in their roster building.

MLS Cup 2020 predictions: Your (very) early guide to the top contenders | Greg Seltzer | MLSsoccer.com
Given how MLS is still a bit of a parity league, there will certainly be some new faces that emerge atop the leaderboards.

Report MLS to play Liga MX in 2020 All-Star Game at LAFC's stadium
The 2020 MLS All-Star Game will be held at Banc of California Stadium, with the MLS All-Stars taking on their counterparts from Mexico's Liga MX.

LA Galaxy extend Cristian Pavón loan for 2020 - LAG Confidential
Pavon will take over Zlatan's open DP slot too.

Atlanta United to open 2020 MLS schedule against Nashville SC - Dirty South Soccer
A Leap Day start to the MLS season in 2020 huh? That's cool.