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Big D Daily: News for Thursday, December 5, 2019

FC Dallas earns some high praise from the league’s annual 22 Under 22 list.

MLS: MLS Cup Playoffs-Round One-FC Dallas at Seattle Sounders FC Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

The week is nearly up here as we’ve blown through some roster addition stuff while we wait on some transfer rumors to finalize.

// FC Dallas //

Four FC Dallas Homegrown players land on MLS 22 Under 22 List - Big D Soccer
Three of the four land in the top ten.There could have easily been a couple of more players on the list too given how FCD had nine available players under 22. Yeah, nine. Crazy.

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Various MLS technical staffers react to this year's 22 Under 22 rankings | Tom Bogert |
Various MLS technical staffers react to this year's 22 Under 22 rankings, which is always intriguing to see how they rate players.

LAFC’s Diego Rossi top player on MLS 2019 22 Under 22 list - Angels on Parade
LAFC had two in the top five in this year's list.

Intelligence Report: The Hiring of Oscar Pareja - The Mane Land
One of our own was asked about Oscar yesterday after the Lions announced him as their next head coach.

Why Orlando City and Oscar Pareja is as perfect a fit as you'll ever see | Bobby Warshaw |
If Oscar wasn't coming back to Dallas, I think Orlando was possibly the only fit in MLS that made the most sense.

Columbus Crew signs defender Axel Sjoberg from Waiver List - Massive Report
The Black & Gold add another veteran center back to the roster. If he can stay healthy, this may be one sneaky-good move by the Crew.

Nashville SC acquire Honduras international fullback Brayan Beckeles |
This is possibly one of their better moves here going into their inaugural season.

Does Chicharito have an MLS or Liga MX future? | US Soccer Players
Major League Soccer has the unlikely edge over Liga MX in signing European-based Mexico players, but will that still hold for Chicharito Hernandez?

Inter Miami and Nashville SC focus on MLS experience | US Soccer Players
Inter Miami and Nashville SC are both building their debut squads on players with plenty of experience in Major League Soccer.

Revolution welcome back Kelyn Rowe - The Bent Musket
Just when you thought he was going to land in Seattle or somewhere out west, he goes back to where it all started for him.