9:53 PM EDT, Wed August 31, 2016
LAG confidential 24 mins ago

MLS throws shade at Nigel de Jong, misses mark

Our friends at Dirty South Soccer had some choice words to describe this unusually harsh promotional video featuring De Jong’s exit from the league.Basically, they thought it was ridiculous. .@LAGalaxy & Nigel de Jong agree to terminate contract. https://t.co/kLM3FWFcP3— Major League Soccer (@MLS) August 31, 2016 As they should. The short clip was rather out of bounds, diminishing De Jong’s value to the club with irrelevant stats while highlighting the Darlington Nagbe horror tackle that most of us who aren’t Merritt Paulson have moved on from. If the intention was to shine a...