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Big D Daily: News for Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Time to begin moving on to this weekend’s game against RSL.

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MLS: FC Dallas at Minnesota United FC David Berding-USA TODAY Sports

Another day down here as we move closer to the next FC Dallas game at home on Saturday. The club is back in training here this week as they begin to get ready to host RSL. We still have plenty to discuss from the previous game but first here are some links to discuss.

// FC Dallas //

Takeaways from FC Dallas’ loss to Minnesota United - Big D Soccer
The attack is just not finding its way right now for FC Dallas and there are more and more questions piling up for Luchi.

Report: Ex-FC Dallas defender Reggie Cannon could be on the move to Serie A |
I love the idea of Reggie landing in Italy, not only because it means more money for FC Dallas with a sale but I do think this is a good league for him to go to.

// MLS //

Columbus Crew front office, Nordecke release joint statement on team branding - Massive Report
The club and its biggest supporters’ group had a productive meeting on Monday after backlash from the rebrand. The Crew name will stay.

Columbus Crew rebrand fails after one week following fan outrage | Yahoo Sports
Columbus SC lasted just one week before the organization bailed on the rebrand and brought the "Crew" name back.

Columbus SC re-rebrands to Columbus Crew – The Athletic
The MLS club faced immediate and near-universal backlash after dropping "Crew" from the team's official name.

27 Takeaways: One observation on every MLS team after Week 5 |
The lack of goals comment for FC Dallas is starting to be a weekly takeaway.

MLS so far in 2021 | US Soccer Players
A look at what is happening just over a month into the 2021 Major League Soccer season with Seattle at the top and plenty of questions.