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Big D Daily: News for Friday, February 21, 2020

FC Dallas has one more preseason match to contend with this weekend.

MLS: Houston Dynamo at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Can you believe the preseason is nearly done and over with here? It is kind of crazy that we’ll be talk about regular season soccer next week.

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Report: Dan Hunt wants to give Reggie Cannon a “big” new contract - Big D Soccer
In a recent interview, Dan Hunt discusses how important it is to keep Reggie on board.

Quick Burns: What stood out most in FC Dallas’ preseason? - Big D Soccer
Between friendlies, roster moves and everything else in between, there has been a lot to take in this preseason.

Luchi Gonzalez Unfazed by Preseason Injury List | FC Dallas
Injuries are always apart of things in soccer but this preseason we've seen what feels like a slight up tick in them.

Five Former FC Dallas Players Eligible for National Soccer Hall of Fame Class of 2020 | FC Dallas
It is nice to see some familiar faces on this list. Hopefully one or two get in at some point.

WATCH: Behind the Scenes of Preseason in Tampa, pres. by Toyota | FC Dallas
FC Dallas continues their final preseason leg of training in Tampa. These behind the scenes videos have been great.

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Olimpia 2, Seattle Sounders FC 2 | 2020 Concacaf Champions League Match Recap |
The Seattle Sounders surrendered a lead against Olimpia, and returned home with a 2-2 draw in their Concacaf Champions League series.

Olimpia vs. Sounders, recap: Two away-goals and a point - Sounder At Heart
Seattle blew a two goal lead on the road but aside from that they looked pretty good.

AD San Carlos 3, NYCFC 5 | 2020 Concacaf Champions League Match Recap |
New York City FC survived a thrilling Concacaf Champions League match against AD San Carlos behind a Heber hat trick.

NYCFC's Heber puts on a show in Concacaf Champions League debut |
Heber's star showing for New York City FC in the Concacaf Champions League reinforced the need for a clinical No. 9.

Armchair Analyst: Why every team can win the Supporters' Shield in 2020 |
Matt Doyle breaks down reasons for and against every club's chances to win the Shield this year.

Chicago Fire acquire Serbian midfielder Luka Stojanović - Hot Time In Old Town
Chicago continues to rebuild their roster with Eastern Europeans.

MLS reveals eight teams for Leagues Cup vs. Liga MX | ESPNFC
I know some folks were disappointed FCD wasn't involved in this tournament in 2020, but I'm kind of relieved.

Despite baseball ties, Union Omaha’s owners are embracing a soccer-specific approach – The Athletic (Paywall)
With a bird on their crest and a solid base of season ticket holders, Union Omaha is looking to strengthen soccer's foothold in the midwest.