Three Star Gameday: Saunders Lifted, New Brazilian Gifted

COMMERCE CITY, CO - APRIL 21: Omar Cummings #14 of the Colorado Rapids takes a penalty kick after a foul by David Junior Lopes # of the Los Angeles Galaxy on Andre Akpan # of the Colorado Rapids in the 91st minute at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on April 21, 2012 in Commerce City, Colorado. Goalkeeper Josh Saunders #12 of the Los Angeles Galaxy made a save on the shot as the Galaxy defeated the Rapids 2-1. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

The LA Galaxy are all set to take on FC Dallas at The Home Depot Center tonight at 7:30. Just in case you haven't gotten your fill of story lines and hype yet, we've got a few more for ya. The first comes from The Daily Breeze, on how Saunders' penalty kick save has been a rallying point for the club and for Saunders himself. Then, to give us some FC Dallas perspective e, is The Dallas Morning News on the arrival of a new Dallas recruit. All the way from Brazil!

Anyhow, check these out, and we'll have a full preview up here an hour before kickoff:

Galaxy Notebook: Saunders' penalty kick save proves big lift - The Daily Breeze
The Galaxys early season struggles received plenty of attention, but goalkeeper Josh Saunders was rarely mentioned when potential culprits were discussed. Guess what? In his mind, Saunders was struggling right along with the rest of his teammates.

Young Brazilian’s arrival is perfectly timed for FC Dallas | FC Dallas Soccer News - Sports News for Dallas, Texas - SportsDayDFW

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