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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, August 13, 2019

FC Dallas heads west to battle the Galaxy tomorrow night.

MLS: Minnesota United FC at FC Dallas Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

The busy week picks up for FC Dallas as they head to LA later today to take on the Galaxy tomorrow night. But let’s get to some links first before we get into previewing that game.

// FC Dallas //

A few more thoughts on FC Dallas’ win over Minnesota United - Big D Soccer
Between the goals, the hustle and the heat, this game had a lot to think about.

East Stand View: Hottest Game of the Year! - Big D Soccer
Figuratively and literally, this was the most caliente game of 2019.

Who was FC Dallas’ top player in their win over Minnesota United? - Big D Soccer
Goals, goals, goals, and goals as FC Dallas tops Minnesota at home. Cast your vote for the top player from the match!

SET THE STAGE: FC Dallas at LA Galaxy | 8.14.19 | FC Dallas
As nice as it was to dwell on Saturday's win, FCD has to get back to work tomorrow night in LA.

FC Dallas looks to build on offensive outburst at Galaxy | Pro Soccer USA
Dallas broke out of an offensive slump with five goals in a win over Minnesota United. The team hopes to ride momentum going into its game at the LA Galaxy.

// MLS //

Warshaw: 24 takeaways from 24 teams after Week 23 | MLSsoccer.com
Bobby once gain nails it on his comments about FCD. It really is that simple to just get into good spots and shot more.

Report: PSG's Edinson Cavani to become Inter Miami's first showcase signing | MLSsoccer.com
Uh, damn. Yeah, this would indeed be a showcase type signing for Miami and MLS.

Why Real Salt Lake fired Mike Petke, and what comes next - RSL Soapbox
Real Salt Lake’s coach was fired. Here’s why incase you were curious about what was going on there.

LAFC announce signing of defender Diego Palacios - Angels on Parade
LAFC add yet another intriguing player to their roster, a TAM signing this time around. And yes, they got it in before the deadline last week but it just took a while to get finalized I guess.

Clear & Obvious: Build the Statue. - Dirty South Soccer
Atlanta fans already want a statue build in honor of Josef Martinez. I can't say I blame them.

Henry Wingo transfers to Norway’s Molde FK - Sounder At Heart
Sounders will retain all of what is apparently a "six-figure" transfer free. Not bad for a HGP that rarely got minutes in MLS.

Vela sets Mexican goals mark, defends MLS move | ESPNFC
Vela has easily been one of the best signings in league history if you ask me.

The Galaxy pushing the MLS rulebook is good for the league | US Soccer Players
I forgot to include this one one day last week but it is still worth a read. As annoying as the Galaxy are with how they are able to sign guys like Zlatan and Pavon, the league needs them to push things forward.