Ex-FC Dallas player and current Portland Timbers midfielder Eric Alexander threw down the most unlikely of challenges in a video posted on the Timbers' website. He wants to play FCD goalkeeper Kevin Hartman and some FCD teammates in Halo. We're still trying to decide if this is funny or just odd.
The folks at MLSSoccer.com are counting down to the start of the season with a daily feature. FC Dallas' goalkeeper Kevin Hartman is featured first.
Hartman is the league’s all-time leader in victories (171), clean sheets (106) and saves (1,376). More recently, he has also been the leader of one of MLS’ stingiest defenses in Dallas during the past two seasons.
More relevant to the Countdown, Hartman has accumulated 30 career starts against the New York franchise that began as the MetroStars before claiming the Red Bulls moniker that they boast today.
Ex-FC Dallas & newly acquired New York Red Bulls player Kenny Cooper got to catch up with Brek Shea before Tuesday's scrimmage in Cancun.
Zach Loyd is up to something. What it is, we're not exactly sure. But he's resorted to hanging his practice gear out his hotel room window in Mexico. And he's scared to run into FCD's equipment manager. Someone forgot to drop off their gear for laundry, maybe?
Newly signed player Carlos Rodriguez trained with FC Dallas for the first time today in Mexico. This photo comes from our own Jason Minnick, who is with the team during their trip. FCD had one training session this morning and face Playa del Carmen tonight in a scrimmage.
FC Dallas players arrived at their hotel last night in Cancun and Blas Pérez decided he wanted a group picture with some teammates. Notice newly signed Carlos Rodriguez to Blas' left. The lounge chair Blas is in certainly looks comfortable...