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Big D Daily: News for Monday, April 29, 2019

It was a wild and busy weekend in MLS.

MLS: San Jose Earthquakes at FC Dallas Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

The weekend is in the book as FC Dallas failed to pick up points at home against San Jose.

// FC Dallas //

Three things we learned in FC Dallas’ draw against San Jose - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas can’t get it done at home, is there cause for concern? Or was San Jose that hard to figure out?

FC Dallas and San Jose Earthquakes battle to a dull scoreless draw - Big D Soccer
There truly wasn't a ton in this game worth talking about other than that FCD struggled badly in the second half.

FC Dallas Homegrown Edwin Cerrillo credits his dad with helping fuel his rapid rise in MLS | Pro Soccer USA
I missed this one the other day but it is still worth the read as Cerrillo continues to get some press and attention.

// MLS //

Armchair Analyst: All 24 MLS teams in review | Week 9 analysis |
Hard to disagree with Doyle on how good of a week San Jose had here. Two tough road environments, and two solid draws. That and it was a wild week overall across MLS.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic intrudes in RSL locker room, Nedum Onuoha refuses apology - RSL Soapbox
Well, that was a bit awkward.

Sounders vs. LAFC, recap: Sometimes a tie feels really good - Sounder At Heart
Sounders played 72 minutes down a man and finished with nine but still managed to get a pretty respectable 1-1 draw with LAFC.

One thought on Atlanta United’s 1-0 win over Colorado Rapids - Dirty South Soccer
Atlanta finally got a home result here in MLS play. Had they not been able to get by Colorado, I think everyone would have had a lot more to say.

Sporting KC coach Peter Vermes calls out ref on VAR decision - The Blue Testament
This game was easily one of the wildest of the weekend in MLS, with lots of goals and plenty of bad calls.

Notebook: Loons’ defense holds steady against DC United - E Pluribus Loonum
The Loons finally got a win in their new building.

Were the Quakes deprived of a PK at Dallas? | You Make the Call |
Uh, no.