Yet another USMNT player appears to be coming home as DC United are reportedly going to pay Maurice Edu $1.2million a season to make him a Designated player. Reports are the deal is waiting to be finalized by the league...and that the league is upset at the price DC United are willing to pay Edu.
In more news, its being reported that New York Red Bulls have reached an agreement to acquire Xavi at the conclusion of the world cup. The Barcelona star would certainly add a hell of a punch to Tim Cahil and Thierry Henry's squad.
Si....I think we are heading closer to NASL levels here....and that kind of scares me.
Toronto today announced they signed Gilberto to be a DP. $3 million transfer fee.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gilberto_O ... uza_Junior
He's a 24 year old Brazilian Forward. Great signing IMO.
They also are rumored to have landed Jermaine Defoe for $10 million.
TFC's new leadership is gonna try and play with the big boys now...
Today the MLS Twitter universe is EXPLODING with news that TFC have reportedly come to an agreement with Roma to acquire Midfielder Michael Bradley.
Legit Journo's like Ives Garcia, and Grant Wahl have began reporting the story.
Also, Defoe is rumored to be officially announced on Monday.