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Big D Daily: News for Friday, January 10, 2020

FC Dallas comes away with three new players after yesterday’s draft.

The first two rounds of the MLS SuperDraft are in the books here as FC Dallas has made their selections.

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2020 MLS Draft: Luchi Gonzalez discusses day one picks - Big D Soccer
The FC Dallas boss felt good about how the three picks went down.

FC Dallas selects two players in the first round of the 2020 MLS Draft - Big D Soccer
Dallas sticks to their guns and picks a defender in the 2020 Draft.

An Insider's Look at FC Dallas During the 2020 MLS SuperDraft | FC Dallas
The access to yesterday's draft was certainly different from year's past but the changes MLS has made were for the better.

Nkosi Burgess: Profiling the No. 14 Pick of the 2020 MLS SuperDraft | FC Dallas
Burgess looks like a guy that flew under the radar to most clubs but one that FCD will mold into something solid down the road.

Cal Jennings: Profiling the No. 17 Pick of the 2020 MLS SuperDraft | FC Dallas
Jennings looks like a guy that will want to prove himself once he arrives, which you want that in a young player.

Manuel Ferriol: Profiling the 40th Pick of the 2020 MLS SuperDraft | FC Dallas
Luchi spoke very highly of this guy, which could be a good thing.

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2020 MLS SuperDraft Grades | Travis Clark | MLSsoccer.com
FCD was given a high grade once again in this draft after yesterday's three picks.

Inter Miami agree on transfer fee for DP striker, closing in on international winger | MLSsoccer.com
I think we're finally going to see exactly which direction Miami is going to take here soon with their DP selections.

Inter Miami take Robbie Robinson No. 1 overall in the 2020 MLS SuperDraft | MLSsoccer.com
Aside from all the changes to the draft, there were some intriguing storylines that followed. This was the second year in a row that a fair number of keepers were selected on day one.

Inter Miami willing to spend $15 million on Roger Martínez | ESPNFC (Spanish)
We know Miami has the cash to spend here and they'd just be the next MLS side to snag a guy from Liga MX.

David Beckham's Inter Miami selects Clemson's Robbie Robinson with top pick in MLS SuperDraft | ESPNFC
Let's hope Robbie Robinson has a little more personality to him when he gets to Miami...that phone call with Beckham was rough to watch.