Hi there, I’m filling in for Donald who is having a lobster roll somewhere in the Northeast for me, or so I’d like to think.
D.C. United’s new coach says the team’s fitness is not up to speed (WaPo): Hernan Losada with some ominous things! Related to that, would recommend listening to this week’s Zee Soccer Podcast, where Julian Gressel talks about everyone getting fit (around the 21-minute mark).
Andy Najar esta recuperando y listo para firmar con el DC United tras superar pruebas medicas y físicas (Diez): So apparently Andy has figured out his injury problems and may be coming aboard shortly if this is something I read right.
Anthem singer DC Washington ready to take field at Nats home reopener (WTOP): Hey D.C. United if you want to make a fan return special, I have a suggestion.
Trinity Rodman: ‘My mom wasn’t in the NBA but she’s my role model’ (Guardian): Nice feature on the Washington Spirit rookie.
Previa: Washington Spirit (Futbol Ace): And a look at where Trinity’s club stands.
Welcome to NWSL, Gotham FC (All for XI): Hey this is a nice rebrand!
MLS launches “Since ’96” throwback collection (MLS): Me: Hey this is also a nice idea!
Timbers draw CD Marathon 2-2 in Honduras (Stumptown Footy): Portland looking in good shape to advance.
And since I threw a Pineapple Express clip in here may as well put the red band cursey trailer in for nostalgia’s sake: