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- Is having the #1 overall pick a blessing or a curse? (mlssoccer.com)
Around the League
- It’s MLS schedule release day! Though the league varies wildly on what time they’re release the new 2017 schedule, we expect it to happen before sundown.
- 10 years. It has been a staggering 10 years since David Beckham brought his talent and flair to the LA Galaxy and changed MLS forever. (The Guardian)
Around the World
- Chicharito to MLS? That’s the latest scuttlebutt after he hinted he’d rather land stateside than in China for big money. (ESPNFC)
Countdown to MLS
- Debut MLS match on March 3 (@Timbers): 50 days
- Debut home match on March 12 (Atlanta United): 59 days