How was your weekend everyone? I have to say, I did enjoy the time away to work on some house projects around here. Now we’re back at it as FC Dallas is getting set to play a rare Tuesday night game tomorrow in Nashville.
// FC Dallas //
Just how good is FC Dallas defender Bryan Reynolds? - Big D Soccer
The precocious teenager has played his way into some rarified statistical company.
Chalkboard: Tessmann, Acosta and Ricaurte lead from the midfield - Big D Soccer
Luchi’s got the midfield figured out - for now. Let's hope it stays that way for the rest of the season though.
Is Bad Refereeing Benefiting FC Dallas?! - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas actually benefitted from a referee call. Awesome!
SET THE STAGE: FC Dallas vs. Nashville SC | 10.20.20 | FC Dallas
Yes, it is weird that we have a game tomorrow...on a Tuesday. In October.
// MLS //
Making sense of the LA Galaxy, the race for No. 1 out West and Houston's decline | Steve Zakuani | MLSsoccer.com
If you look at the Western Conference results this weekend, a lot benefited FCD.
Orlando City vs. New York Red Bulls: Final Score 1-1 as Red Bulls Steal Points Deep in Stoppage; Lions Clinch Playoff Spot - The Mane Land
Orlando had a win in the bag but a late draw was what Oscar Pareja had to settle for. Still, they clinched their first playoff spot.
Handwalla Bwana reportedly traded to Nashville - Sounder At Heart
After a promising start to the season, Seattle's academy product hasn’t played in nearly six weeks.
Somehow, MLS gets stranger | US Soccer Players
On Wednesday night, Major League Soccer played through a series of scenarios that only amplified how strange this season is getting on the field.
Near the top of MLS, the renewed Crew is still a work in progress – The Athletic ($)
The Crew's rebuild looks to be ahead of schedule on the field as a new stadium and infrastructure is built off of it.
Houston Dynamo’s new crest revealed; team to switch ahead of 2021 season – The Athletic ($)
The Dynamo's potential new look is...not bad I guess. Still, the addition of 'FC' to their name makes me laugh a lot. It's so unnecessary.