The Pioneer Cup, which used to be a preseason match against Columbus, is now the series name between the two clubs.
Cobi Jones, Eddie Pope, and Earnie Stewart were elected to the National Soccer Hall of Fame Class of 2011 on the Player ballot. My boy Joe-Max Moore keeps getting hosed!
Former FCD striker Jamie Watson was named by Soccer America as one of Ten Players to Watch in USL-Pro.
Ray Burse has signed on with the Puerto Rico Islanders. Personal favorite Jay Needham is also back with them.
The Colorado Rapids and Real Salt Lake - winners of the last two MLS Cup titles - jointly announced that the clubs will be retiring the Rocky Mountain Cup when the teams meet on April 13 at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Many of them voiced the same message I heard in that Paris hotel lobby: We don't really like the status quo, but nominating you is impossible. Nobody had the courage to do it.
I forgot to post about this earlier in the week, FCD won their first reserve game 2-0 over RSL. Luna and Leyva scored.