It's early, or so goes the refrain.
"It's early," said FC Dallas coach Oscar Pareja, accurately, when asked to describe his team's performance just two games into Major League Soccer's 34-match regular season. "The players are still molding to the structure of the team."
"It's early," explained new Portland Timbers coach Giovanni Savarese, barely a blip when it comes to his vision for the long-term future of the club.
It would indeed be rash to make any sweeping conclusions based on the opening...