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USWNT vs. Mexico, Liverpool vs. Man City, and more: Freedom Kicks for 4/5/2018

A little local news, and a lot of Champions League talk

Good morning! Tonight, the USWNT face Mexico at 7pm in Jacksonville, and there are a lot of Champions League things to discuss. There’s also still

USA vs Mexico friendly: preview and TV schedule | Stars and Stripes FC
Here’s the obligatory preview.

USA vs. Mexico: Crystal Dunn is the USWNT’s most exciting attacker, so why is she at left back? |
Why in the world would Crystal Dunn play outside back?

Alex Morgan will play herself in a family film - Stars and Stripes FC
Some #analysis of the new trailer of the movie Alex Morgan is apparently in.

D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen sees light ahead despite club’s dreary start to MLS season | The Washington Post
Russell Canouse and Junior Moreno are getting closer to healthy soon, while D.C. United will play an intrasquad scrimmage on Friday.

Jason was on a podcast besides Filibuster to talk Washington Spirit:

In Blur of Smoke, Jeers and Then Goals, Liverpool Humbles Manchester City at Anfield | The New York Times
Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-0 at Anfield in the Champions League quarterfinals.

Manchester City's Pep Guardiola believes Liverpool tie isn't over | ESPN
Pep Guardiola is at least faking confidence in a comeback.

3 things we learned from Liverpool's surprising 3-0 win over Manchester City |
What changed since City's 5-0 win over Liverpool earlier this season?

Barcelona vs. Roma: Final score 4-1, Barca up big in Champions League |
Speaking of big wins, Barcelona heads into the second leg with a big lead over Roma.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal vs. Juventus shows that he can’t be compared |
More on THAT Cristiano Ronaldo goal.

That’s all I’ve got. Enjoy tonight’s game!