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Big D Daily: News for Wednesday, May 1, 2019

May is here, which also means summer isn’t far away.

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

The spring months are coming to a close here in Texas as the calendar has flipped over to May.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas has become the most Texan team in professional sports - Big D Soccer
With 30% of the roster hailing from the local area, FC Dallas is putting Texas first.

Report: FC Dallas trades Marquinhos Pedroso to D.C. United - Big D Soccer
Dallas gets a first round draft pick in 2020 for the fullback in a trade that hasn't fully completed yet as of yesterday evening.

Reports: D.C. United to acquire Marquinhos Pedroso from FC Dallas - Black And Red United
This is from the DCU side of things on this trade but I will say that Pedroso was at DFW airport last night and this deal is likely going to get resolved today or tomorrow.

// MLS //

Warshaw: Where's the line with trash talk? |
Trash talk is always apart of sports but there is a line and we've seen recently that players can cross it.

The top primary transfer window deadline-day player acquisitions |
The primary window closes here in the next few days, meaning we may see one or two moves left across MLS.

Key for Sporting Kansas City's ailing defense? Get back to the basics |
Getting back to basics...and probably getting back to full health is another.

Rapids head coach blames Front Office, ownership, and even his own players for losses this season - Burgundy Wave
This is certainly not a good look for Hudson, who I can't imagine being in Colorado that much longer.

FIFA rejects Crossfire solidarity claim involving DeAndre Yedlin - Sounder At Heart
Well, this is definitely an interesting turn of events for this story.

Sounders appealing Cristian Roldan’s red card - Sounder At Heart
Ted Unkel says he determined Roldan "deliberately" slapped Eduard Atuesta, while Roldan insists it was accidental. This seems like a waste of an appeal to me.

David Beckham's Inter Miami stadium rival bids to halt development | ESPNFC
Inter Miami's rival bidder for the Lockhart Stadium site is going to court to halt what it says is demolition work that has begun at the venue.