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Brotherly Game Daily Links: LAFC makes Concacaf Champions League Final

LAFC faces Tigres on Tuesday, Dallas makes a pair of signings and more in today’s links

Los Angeles FC v Club America: Semifinals - 2020 CONCACAF Champions League Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

MLS News

LAFC to play Tigres in Concacaf Champions League final on Tuesday
After América took an early lead and drew a red card on Eduard Atuesta just before halftime, Carlos Vela scored two goals in a minute to flip the result in LAFC’s favor, even playing down a man most of the 2nd half.

What to watch for as LAFC meet Tigres UANL in 2020 Concacaf Champions League Final
Will LAFC become the first MLS team to win the CCL or will Tigres continue Liga MX’s dominance of the competition and finally lift the trophy after three previous empty trips to the final in the last four years?

MLS clubs in Concacaf Champions League finals: Here’s what happened before LAFC
LAFC are the fourth MLS team to reach the final, with every matchup coming against a Liga MX squad. Here’s a look back at how Real Salt Lake, the Montreal Impact and Toronto FC reached the CCL final and what happened when they got there.

Report: FC Dallas signs Juan Dinenno
Juan Ignacio Dinenno is 26-year old Argentinian striker. He is a pure #9 entering his prime. Since joining Pumas a year ago, he scored 17 goals in 32 matches (started 24), leading them to the Liga MX Final.

Report: FC Dallas signs defender Jose Antonio Martinez Gil
The transfer details are unknown at the moment. Though we know he will occupy one of the open international roster slots on the roster that the club has at the moment.

U.S. Soccer News

Samantha Mewis named U.S. Soccer Female Player of the Year
Mewis beat out Crystal Dunn, Lindsey Horan, and three other finalists after racking up 45% of the overall vote for the award.