Good day, futbol fans!
Welcome to our latest daily roundup and open comment thread. Enjoy!
- Missed the match? Catch the highlights here.
- Head coach Adrian Heath was, as usual, both glad for the win and critical of some lingering challenges in his post-match presser.
- Shiny new winger Sam Nicholson has looked promising in his starts thus far for the club but admits the weather is a bit different than his native Scotland.
Around the League
- USA Today ranked every MLS team’s greatest ever player. I’ll give you one guess who represents MNUFC on the list.
- Noah Davis argues (quite persuasively) that it is time for the All Star Game to return to an East vs. West format.
Around the World
- Nemanja Matic is trading blue for red as he finalizes a move to Old Trafford.
- Chicharito, long linked with LAFC, left MLS’s newest club hanging and instead signed with West Ham.
- Apparently this Neymar drama will resolve in the next couple of days? I’ll believe it when the ink is dry.
Mark your calendar
- Next match: Saturday, August 5 vs. Seattle Sounders at 7pm CT