It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, partially because people always seem to misunderstand.
There were multiple FC Dallas teams in Semi-Finals and Finals at the Dallas Cup today but as usual, I’ll start with the one I went to.
And so we’re back at it. There were a fair number of FC Dallas teams still alive today, I took in two games which I will talk about first, the Academy U14s and U16s.
Today was my “day off” from Dallas Cup as I went to FC Dallas training, watched the U17s in GA Cup, and recorded the Podcast (Drops Thursday).
One of the marquee games for the FC Dallas U19s in 2023 Dallas Cup Super Group play was the game 2 meeting with Real Madrid on Moneygram field 5 yesterday.
I wanted to catch both the FC Dallas Academy 16s and 14s in group play and I had identified the U16s against DKSC ECNL, the defending ECNL champs.
Day two had me circling the FCD Academy U19s on the calendar again as the meeting with Real Madrid was the marquee name on the schedule offering me the most “pathway to the pros” stuff.
The marquee game for the day for us here at 3rd Degree was the FC Dallas Academy U19 game against Botafogo this afternoon at MoneyGram.
The ECNL Regional League 08 Girls are up next on our journey through the Dallas Cup. The last, but not least, team of this year’s project.
The final age bracket on the ladies’ side is the U15s. Again FC Dallas has two teams. We start with the ECNL side. The 08G…