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Dynamo Theory Jul 31, 2014

What is Eddie Johnson's motivation? Twitter offers suggestions

Eddie Johnson is an enigma within Major League Soccer, and his latest little Twitter cry-fest in response to Brian Ching's comments about him being the type of player that needs incentive to perform got us to thinking. So what exactly motivates Eddie Johnson? By now you're aware of the ongoing Eddie Johnson/Brian Ching "saga". It began when Brian Ching filled in for Eddie Robinson on the Eddie Robinson Show last week and conversation turned to Eddie Johnson of DC United. Ching let his feelings known by saying Eddie Johnson is the type of player who needs some form of incentive or motivation...
Dynamo Theory Jul 31, 2014
Eddie Johnson fires back at Brian Ching over comments made on Eddie Robinson Show

Eddie Johnson fires back at Brian Ching over comments made on Eddie Robinson Show

Last week's Eddie Robinson Show featured a guest host in Brian Ching who somehow ended up discussing current player Eddie Johnson. The comments made it to Eddie, and he responded. This quote reminds me of this @brianching guy I use to play with that I have more goals and app for on the USA team pic.twitter.com/PIbgf7swcs — Eddie Johnson (@eddie_johnson7) July 31, 2014 So Eddie Johnson feels like Brian Ching slighted him. Why am I not surprised? Go back and read Ching's quote, and tell me if you feel he's being unfair to EJ. I certainly don't think so. The fact is every season Eddie...
Dynamo Theory Jul 30, 2014
Do players need incentive laden contracts for continued success? Brian Ching thinks EJ does

Do players need incentive laden contracts for continued success? Brian Ching thinks EJ does

Player drop off after getting a big contract? Color me shocked. If you watched this week's The Eddie Robinson Show you may have noticed there was no Eddie Robinson. Instead, Dynamo legend and Dash director Brian Ching took his place next to Sebastian Salazar. As always the guys covered a myriad of topics, but what caught my attention came towards the end of the show. Salazar asked Brian Ching for his stream of conscience thoughts about Eddie Johnson of DCU. "Played with him you know and he is one of those guys that every time he is getting close to playing for a contract or proving...

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