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Big D Daily: News for Friday, January 15, 2020

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Another week is in the books here as we march towards a new season.

MLS: Colorado Rapids at FC Dallas Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

We’ve made it to another Friday folks. Another week is in the books in this offseason mode as we pertinently wait on when the preseason will kick off for FC Dallas and the rest of MLS.

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FC Dallas trades for Homegrown winger Kalil ElMedkhar - Big D Soccer
FC Dallas makes a play for a young winger by trading for a HGP that is out of their system.

Report: FC Dallas signs Venezuelan winger on loan - Big D Soccer
It looks like FC Dallas is about to add a player that fits the mold of the type of signing we're very accustom to here.

Top Five Moments in FC Dallas SuperDraft History | FC Dallas
I had to read the headline on this one a couple of times, at first I thought it was top draft picks but then I saw Atuahene at number five. Moments, it talks about moments in the draft. Big difference.

Report: FC Dallas Homegrown Bryan Reynolds looks set to join Juventus | MLSsoccer.com
It seems as though every day this week a new tweet comes out stating how much closer we're at to getting this deal done.

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CF Montréal explain rebrand: "To make an impact, we need to retire the Impact" | MLSsoccer.com
Montreal's new branding is a bit...eh. From dropping the name Impact (which wasn't terrible) to adding a snowflake looking butt logo (hello Greendale Community College), this one seems like a weird step in a direction that wasn't needed.

Toronto FC's next era comes to focus with Chris Armas hiring, next signings | Tom Bogert | MLSsoccer.com
It certainly wasn't the pick most Toronto fans were looking for as the club looks to move on from Greg Vanney.

For better or for worse, Armas’ hire means this is Ali Curtis’ team now - Waking The Red
Ali Curtis has the right motives behind what he is doing in Toronto, I will say that. But will they pan out the way he envisions them to?

Chris Henderson could be leaving Sounders for Inter Miami - Sounder At Heart
Of all the moves in MLS this winter, I honestly think this could be one of the biggest.