As many of you have seen already, goalkeeper Kevin Hartman is now with FC Dallas, after the club traded us a 2nd round selection in the 2012 SuperDraft for his rights.Here's the KC Star version of the story. Dallas' 3rd Degree and Steve Goff were also on the story from the start. Good luck Kevin, except against KC.
Other links of note:
-Yesterday, the KC Star published Matt Besler's postcard from camp that featured the story behind K Aiyegbusi's search for the key to the batter's box.
-Today, ESPN published their 2010 preview of the Wizards. What do you think?
-Today, the Star ran a story in the Tuesday business section about the business of youth sports and what it means for the local economy. Author Alan Goforth talked to our own Greg Cotton in the section about new facilities. Skip ahead to that here.
-Mike Googled our Open Tryout participants and came up with the backgrounds of many.
Today features a pair of UEFA Champions League round of 16 matches and a CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal. Arsenal trails Porto 1-2 on aggregate heading into the second game at Emirates. Fiorentina also trails 1-2 heading into the home game against Bayern Munich. Follow those scores at Soccernet or by watching FSC. The matches kick off at 1:45 p.m. CT.
Tonight, Columbus hosts Mexican club Toluca at Crew Stadium in the first leg of their two-game matchup. The Crew will be without Chad Marshall (injury), Frankie Hejduk (suspension) and Guillermo Barros Schelotto (suspension), making that match a little tougher.