The weekend is over and the rain is still here in Dallas as we move into a busy preseason week for FC Dallas. The club will travel to Tuscan later this week but first let’s dive into a recap of the weekend.
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Three things we learned from FC Dallas’ preseason doubleheader - Big D Soccer
A win over Bayern with the first group should have us feeling good about where things are going.
FC Dallas dominates Bayern Munich Youth, 4-0 - Big D Soccer
Luchi’s side controlled the action from wire-to-wire to take down the German Giant’s second team
FC Dallas mourns the passing of Fernando Clavijo - Big D Soccer
Clavijo was as good as they come, he’ll be truly missed.
QUOTES: Remembering Fernando Clavijo | FC Dallas
A lot of people had plenty to say on Saturday after the news broke that Fernando had passed away.
FC Dallas to Unveil 'The Reunion Kit' on February 12 | FC Dallas
Tomorrow is the big jersey reveal day.
FC Dallas sees elements of training pay off in 4-0 victory over Bayern Munich U23s | Pro Soccer USA
Here is another solid look at how FC Dallas looked strong against Bayern on Saturday.
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Wiebe: Five questions, starting with "Who else deserves a statue?" | MLSsoccer.com
FCD's was the easiest to answer in this one.
Marco Fabián Official: Philadelphia Union complete biggest signing in club history - Brotherly Game
Marco Fabián’s signing was made official on Friday as the Union pick up a big piece for their 2019 campaign.
Wiebe: Marco Fabian's signing a potential game-changer for Philadelphia | MLSsoccer.com
Philly has always lacked that special punch in the attack, and now Fabian could be the guy to lead them in a crowded Eastern Conference.
Stejskal: Toronto FC pursuing Spanish attacker Alejandro Pozuelo | MLSsoccer.com
It probably won't take long for TFC to go out and snag another big name.
White as snow: Minnesota United unveil new "Drift" secondary kit for 2019 | MLSsoccer.com
Add Minnesota to the long list of white kits this season. The Icy Drift kit is rather plain though. I bet it is one that looks better in person than online.
Sources: Darlington Nagbe trying to force a trade to Columbus Crew SC - Dirty South Soccer
Nagbe wants to reunite with Caleb Porter in Columbus.
How do you replace a legend like David Villa? NYCFC is looking to youth | ESPNFC
How do you replace a club legend? At NYCFC, it is hoped a shift from star power to the next generation will bring success and silverware.