Today's open discussion thread, complete with news and notes about the Union and other soccer happenings around SB Nation.
Le Toux Heel Flick to Mwanga the Assist of the Year [MLSSoccer.com]
Ten Goals to Remember from 2010 [The Goalkeeper]
Aston Villa 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur: Match Review [7500 To Holte]
Teaching Timbers: How MLS Works [StumptownFooty] - This is a great read for anyone who has watched European soccer, but might be new to MLS.