Hi. So we know what day it is on the calendar and feel free to take a moment and remember those who aren’t here with us anymore.
Get to know your local D.C. United player: Jared Jeffrey (Prost): What is it about soccer players and food that is horrible for them?
Soccer lover calls D.C. United career ‘very rewarding’ (Washington Blade): D.C.’s team coordinator and occasional translator talks about being out and working for his favorite team.
Here are 6 players Bruce Arena needs to bring back into the USMNT fold (FourFourTwo): Care to guess who tops this list?
MLS Wants Player's Teammate Violence Suit Kicked (Law360, $): The early motions of Charlie Horton’s suit against Fabian Espindola appear to be underway.
Inter tops SPAL, 2-0 (Serpents of Madonnina): In partner club news, Mauro Icardi and Ivan Perisic keep Inter Milan atop the Serie A after 3 weeks with a win over SPAL. Only one goal given up so far huh? Nice.
Lascelles' late header deflates feel-good factor at Liberty (WalesOnline): In more partner club news, Swansea City opened at home for the first time in 2017-18, and debuted new signing Renato Sanches (from Bayern Munich) and Wilfried Bony returned to Wales, but Newcastle United and Jamaal Lascelles spoiled the party. Swans are in 15th after 4 games so far.
Finally, here's a lot of cursing in Wes Anderson movies: