Jacori Hayes

Clint Dempsey

MLS should be embarrassed it needed three weeks to announce a suspension

Sounder at Heart at related • 0 views

"But Clint wouldn't call us back" is a very weak explanation.

As soon as VAR determined that Clint Dempsey deserved a red card for swiping his arm at Jacori Hayes, there was at least a fear that he would receive more than the single-game ban mandated. He was, after all, a repeat offender for both off-the-ball arm swings and for hitting people in the junk.

The Rest

Jacori Hayes showing he's more than just a Kellyn Acosta fill-in

Soccer By Ives at related • 0 views

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. When FC Dallas announced in late February that Kellyn Acosta would miss up to two months following a sports hernia surgery, the big question was question was whether 2017 first-round pick Jacori Hayes could bridge the gap until the star midfielder returned.

The 22-year-old Wake Forest graduate has been more than adequate over FC Dallas' unbeaten five-game stretch to start the 2018 season, starting every game and going the full 90 minutes in four of them.