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It’s unclear whose perspective this is, but it appears to be the Union coaching staff discussing what they did well and what they need to improve upon from their game against Vancouver. Highly recommend the read.
Jacob Born examines Giovinco vs. Blake.
Four reasons to watch this weekend’s game. “Because it’s the home opener. Period.” Well said.
If you’re going, check out the official guide.
Kevin Kinkead with more praise for Derrick Jones and his journey to MLS.
Bethlehem Steel signed Union draft pick Chris Nanco.
Harrisburg City Islanders signed 2015 USL Goalie of the Year Brandon Miller.
All sorts of interesting information in the league’s new roster rules. Maybe of biggest note is that Deshorn Brown did not sign with an MLS team because he only plans to be stateside for a few months.
Do you like power rankings? RSL Soapbox has the ultimate power ranking roundup.
New York Red Bulls signed Norway international Fredrik Gulbrandsen on loan. Looks like it’s just to get some playing time for a player out of favor at another Red Bull club.
Luis Robles is set to break the record for most consecutive MLS games started.
Around the globe
Bruce Arena commented on possible callups to the USMNT.
Stars and Stripes writes the postmortem for the USWNT at the SheBelieves Cup.
CONCACAF and CONMEBOL are in discussions for another dual federation tournament.
Lincoln City FC believe they can take down Arsenal in this weekend’s highly anticipated FA Cup match.
Xabi Alonso announced that he is retiring after this season.
Highlight of the day
Sergi Roberto’s goal to cap off the greatest comeback in Champions League history as called by twelve different announce teams.