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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, July 14, 2020

MLS had a pretty wild day at Disney World.

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MLS: D.C. United at Toronto FC Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports

Monday’s set of games at MLS is Back lived up to the hype and craziness that you’d expect of a tournament in these times.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas returns home to North Texas - Big D Soccer
After a few weeks away and some unfortunate issues, FC Dallas flew home on Monday.

FC Dallas Returns from the MLS is Back Tournament | FC Dallas
Here are some more quotes from FCD players and how they spent 14 of the 16 days in Orlando stuck in their hotel rooms.

// MLS //

LAFC's version of the beautiful game, Galaxy struggles & other Group F takeaways | Charles Boehm |
Group F is certainly still the toughest to predict and even more so after last night's games.

LAFC and Houston Dynamo embrace the chaos to produce MLS is Back Tournament fireworks | Sam Jones |
The sparks were flying as LAFC and Houston Dynamo played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at the MLS is Back tournament.

LA Galaxy hold drive-in watch party at Rose Bowl for MLS is Back Tournament |
I do like seeing some of the clubs out there hold drive-in watch parties in their respective markets.

Welcome back: LAFC 3, Houston Dynamo 3 - Angels on Parade
Down 3-1 at the half, the defending Supporters' Shield champs fought their way back in this one.

Houston Dynamo notch high scoring draw against LAFC in MLS is Back debut - Dynamo Theory
It was a tale of two halves with the Dynamo winning the first half and LAFC winning the second resulting in a high scoring draw.

Tough restart: LA Galaxy 1, Portland Timbers 2 - LAG Confidential
Chicharito scores, but it’s not enough for the Galaxy who looked a tad lost at times out there.

Stunning late show gives 10-man D.C. United 2-2 draw against Toronto FC - Black And Red United
Left for dead at halftime, United somehow produced two goals in the final minutes of their MLS is Back Tournament opener.

Toronto's Michael Bradley - D.C. United seemed 'angry' over twice-delayed game | ESPNFC
Toronto FC's Michael Bradley said he felt that D.C. United was "pissed off" and "angry" due to the circumstances surrounding Monday's 2-2 draw.

What is the MLS is Back tournament accomplishing? – The Athletic ($)
Day 5 brought about complications anew, while RSL and Minnesota established strong positions in what figured to be a balanced Group D.