We’re moving forward here as FC Dallas is putting their rivalry game with Austin in the rearview mirror as they begin to prepare for Kansas City this weekend.
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Three things we learned in FC Dallas’ win over Austin FC - Big D Soccer
FCD weathered the early storm by their new rivals and found some chances in the second half to win the game.
Big D After Dark: Red > Green - Big D Soccer
The gang got together last night to discuss our new rivalry with Austin.
FC Dallas Winger Szabolcs Schön Named to MLSsoccer.com's Week 18 Team of the Week | FC Dallas
Once again, FCD players are getting some good recognition here following another good result.
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Seattle Sounders view Leagues Cup, Tigres match as "measuring tool" | MLSSoccer.com
I guess in a way you can get excited about the Leagues Cup. Out of all the early-round matches, this one may be the best.
What is Leagues Cup? - Sounder At Heart
And for those that are still wondering what the heck the Leagues Cup is all about, this is a solid explainer piece.
Interim No More: Toronto FC names Javier Perez as head coach for remainder of 2021 - Waking The Red
After earning ten points in their last seven matches, Toronto is going all-in on Perez for the rest of the season.
LAFC are struggling, but the numbers say they’ve been unlucky - Angels on Parade
In a weird way, this feels a lot like how things were for FC Dallas earlier this season. Good numbers, but poor results.
Bruce Arena on Carles Gil: “The timeline remains to be seen” - The Bent Musket
There appears to be no concrete timeline for when Carles Gil will return to the pitch.
Ezequiel Barco is not Atlanta United’s problem — he’s a huge part of the solution - Dirty South Soccer
Barco has undoubtedly fallen short of expectations. But many criticisms of Atlanta’s Designated Player miss the mark.