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Sounder At Heart Apr 10, 2015

Major Link Soccer: Eddie Johnson will retire

LAFC is taking it slow, the Power Ranking Roundup, and why the Galaxy are Lost in Space. Seattle Sad news in recent Once-a-Sounder news: It looks more and more certain that Eddie Johnson's playing career is over at 31. His heart condition made a return to the field for the Designated Player extremely unlikely, and DC United may be getting some "salary cap relief" through the league as a result. I will always remember EJ's playing days like this: 'Don't provoke a Sydney Leroux', I think that's in every NWSL survival manual in chapter one. But Leroux is not too happy with her trade...
Washington Post Apr 10, 2015

Soccer Insider: Eddie Johnson unlikely to play again

About 15 minutes after D.C. United defeated Orlando City last Friday night, a surprise guest entered the visiting locker room below the Citrus Bowl’s south stands: Eddie Johnson was reunited with his teammates, offering hugs and high-fives in celebration of another stoppage-time triumph.Read full article >>

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