We head into the midway point in our week here as FC Dallas gets ready to take things to the road in Ohio this weekend.
// FC Dallas //
Player Ratings: FC Dallas vs. Los Angeles Galaxy - Big D Soccer
It is so much easier to hand out ratings, when your team gets a win.
Carlos Gruezo called to Ecuador National Team during March Window - Big D Soccer
Gruezo gets more time with his national team this month.
East Stand View: Great Weather, Great Game - Big D Soccer
The weather last weekend really felt more like what the season opener should have been.
Who was FC Dallas’ top player against the LA Galaxy? - Big D Soccer
Luchi gets his first win, and you get to vote for your top player from last week’s solid effort.
SET THE STAGE: FC Dallas at Columbus Crew SC | 3.16.19 | FC Dallas
Here is some details to get you ready for this weekend's first road trip.
// MLS //
Santos Laguna 4, NY Red Bulls 2 | Concacaf Champions League Match Recap | MLSsoccer.com
There was a lot of hope ten minutes in that was quickly dashed away in the final 20 minutes.
Houston Dynamo Crash Out of Champions League after 0-1 Loss to Tigres - Dynamo Theory
Not many folks had Houston winning this series but they put up a better fight than I would have imagined.
Armchair Analyst: How CCL dream died for Red Bulls and Dynamo in Mexico | MLSsoccer.com
In all, the two MLS sides really never looked great in this competition.
Which MLS goalkeepers are the all-time best at stopping penalty kicks? | MLSsoccer.com
That played tied for number two may surprise some of you.
Frank de Boer apologizes for calling Atlanta United fans "spoiled" | MLSsoccer.com
I rather love that he called them that. I know you shouldn't say that about your fanbase but when it is true, it is true.
James Corden pranks David Beckham with statue gag - LAG Confidential
This gag makes me remember the old days with the show Punk'd.
San Jose Earthquakes coach Almeyda says MLS a league of younger players | ESPNFC
Earthquakes coach Matias Almeyda sees an image shift in MLS from practically retired players to younger ones.
Orlando City Signs Swedish International Defender Robin Jansson - The Mane Land
The Lions close the deal for the veteran center back, which is an area they still need a lot of help in.
The next goal for Columbus Crew SC is maintaining more possession - Massive Report
Columbus fans want more possession out of their team in the coming weeks.
// USL //
New Mexico United, El Paso Locomotive make Southwest proud in USL Championship debuts | Pro Soccer USA
I do look forward to seeing more of what these two sides can do in the USL.