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How FC Dallas Became the USMNT’s World Cup Talent IncubatorInside a trendy Brooklyn venue in early November, a celebration was underway. Pretty people in pretty clothes hammed it up onstage while a packed room of revelers watched. For the first time in eight years, the United States men’s soccer team had a World Cup roster to announce, and those who made the final cut would be unveiled at this swanky shindig.Among the 26 players named to head coach Gregg Berhalter’s squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, there were both predictable choices and shocking omissions. There were also numerous players with strong Texas ties, more than on any other team in recent U.S. World Cup history.This year’s World Cup, which began yesterday, is taking place in Qatar, but there will be a distinctly FC…

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