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Big D Daily: News for Friday, October 22, 2021

FC Dallas is now in spoiler mode for the rest of the season.

MLS: Los Angeles FC at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The week is in the books here as we head into another weekend of play for FC Dallas. The only difference now is that the playoffs are out of the picture and these games are just for...fun? No, that can’t be it. We’ll figure that out.

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Three thoughts from a 3-2 loss in which FC Dallas finally had to accept its playoff-less fate | The Striker Texas
A lot of the same stories from Wednesday's game, FCD's defense not showing they are up to snuff this year, the other side having a player that is the kind of class FCD is missing and what comes next.

What the 2021 MLS season meant for FC Dallas | MLSSoccer.com
The season recaps are beginning to come in for FCD and this is a good one to start with (including that gif at the beginning).

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MLS Footnotes: New England Revolution look to finish record-breaking season with first title | FOX Sports
There are a lot of nuggets in this one, including a comment on what Luchi Gonzalez has been up to lately.

Sounders show they can take a punch - Sounder At Heart
Seattle's recent draw in Colorado shows that even when they are not at their best, they can still hang with anyone in this league.

Greg Vanney gets 100th regular season MLS win - LAG Confidential
LA Galaxy’s head coach got a milestone with the team’s 3-0 win on the road.

Two thoughts on Atlanta United dropping late points against NYCFC - Dirty South Soccer
Atlanta is above the playoff line at the moment but at times you still wonder if this group is indeed a playoff-caliber team.