Oh what a beautiful morning. Oh what a beautiful day. I got a beautiful feeling everything’s going MLS’ way. The MLS pre-season kicked off today with a flurry of activity both snow-related and soccer-packed!
Some were just ready to get working right away…
Get ready, friends. Only a few more weeks until we're back at home 🏠 pic.twitter.com/OCAJFPOaCv
— Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) January 23, 2016
— Columbus Crew SC (@ColumbusCrewSC) January 22, 2016
— #QuakeTheVote (@SJEarthquakes) January 22, 2016
Some were ready to show off their new threads. That’s a hot red RSL!
— Real Salt Lake (@RealSaltLake) January 23, 2016
Million dollar smiles trying to distract us from that Ashley Cole announcement the entire league has been anticipating…
Those first day of preseason smiles pic.twitter.com/6yYjVlwCWZ
— LA Galaxy (@LAGalaxy) January 22, 2016
Some teams were all about their medicals and fitness tests…
#TFC players complete medicals with the preseason set to begin.
— Toronto FC (@torontofc) January 23, 2016
— Impact de Montréal (@impactmontreal) January 22, 2016
— Impact de Montréal (@impactmontreal) January 23, 2016
What’s a pre-season opening day without an AFCChampionship wager?
— Colorado Rapids (@ColoradoRapids) January 23, 2016
— NewEnglandRevolution (@NERevolution) January 23, 2016
Because everything’s better with the Minions.
— NewEnglandRevolution (@NERevolution) January 22, 2016
Houston Dynamo and its supporters announced that they will be moving the new “Zona Naranja” in sections 215-17 on the north end of the stadium.
— Houston Dynamo (@HoustonDynamo) January 22, 2016
Some were wearing hard hats? But hey, whatever it takes to get this reconstruction process moving along.
Back to work. 🚧🔨 pic.twitter.com/cDhIbhvUO8
— Philadelphia Union (@PhilaUnion) January 22, 2016
Some are actually planning a move! Construction on Vancouver’s state-of-the-art National Soccer Development Centre (NSDC) fieldhouse is underway (a year ahead of schedule!).
— Vancouver Whitecaps (@WhitecapsFC) January 22, 2016
We’re still confused about this one… but hey, watch out for the man in black.
— Portland Timbers (@TimbersFC) January 23, 2016
Brek… Did anyone ever figure it out?
— Ashlyn Harris (@Ashlyn_Harris) January 22, 2016
Also, you will be graded. Soccer Smart quiz scores will most likely replace SAT scores at least in our world.
— Orlando City SC (@OrlandoCitySC) January 22, 2016
DC has the right idea… get out of dodge.
— D.C. United (@dcunited) January 22, 2016
NYCFC too. Get out of Jonas’ path right away.
— New York City FC (@NYCFC) January 22, 2016
Dom, being Dom. Doing Dom things like being more popular than his team’s social media account and extending National Hug Day because he can.
— Dom Dwyer (@Ddwyer14) January 22, 2016
Hugs all around on the first day of preseason. Watch the full story on our #Snapchat account!
— Sporting Kansas City (@SportingKC) January 22, 2016
Breaking… NYC is still RED. Unless the blue team can prove otherwise.
— New York Red Bulls (@NewYorkRedBulls) January 22, 2016
And FC Dallas being just awesome – opening their first official training day, to the public. That’s class.
— FC Dallas (@FCDallas) January 22, 2016