clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Big D Daily: News for Friday, September 10, 2021

FC Dallas goes into their weekend match against San Jose.

MLS: Seattle Sounders FC at FC Dallas Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The weekend is finally here as the international ‘break’ is over. FC Dallas is back at home tomorrow night as they take on San Jose, we’ll be diving into that game later today.

// FC Dallas //

FC Dallas defender Johnny Nelson undergoes successful surgery - Big D Soccer
The timeline of recovery will be a long one for Nelson as he is finally getting his back fixed.

Treat yourself to a El Tren t-shirt - Big D Soccer
Looking for some new swag? We have you covered with this new shirt (or hoodie) from BreakingT.

Big Dub Admin: Meet Eddie Koton, the voice of @FCDallas who has the Ricardo Pepi hype train tattooed on his arm | The Striker Texas
If you have wondered what FCD's social media admin was really like outside of his tattoo arm, here is a good look at him.

// MLS //

MLS announces Audi 2021 MLS Cup Playoffs schedule |
So games on Thanksgiving this year will be interesting for the league as they go directly up against NFL's history on that day.

Weekend Cheat Sheet: Your guide to watching MLS Week 24 |
No international games to cause some roster issues across MLS this weekend. And we get a couple of rivalry games to start with, which is always welcome.

"Whirlwind and chaos": Orlando's Daryl Dike on his rise, USMNT role, transfer speculation & more |
I think it may be an understatement to say that Dike has been on a roller-coaster for the last year or so. Just a wild ride.

Past successes give Sounders confidence heading into busiest stretch of season - Sounder At Heart
The Sounders gearing up for potentially playing seven games in about three weeks.

He’s back! All signs point to Saturday return for Chicharito - LAG Confidential
Chicharito looks poised to make his return in Colorado, as the Galaxy getting healthy at the perfect time.