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Robbie Rogers' rights traded to the Fire? That's news to Robbie Rogers

04 February 2:34 pm

Robbie Rogers' rights traded to the Fire? That's news to Robbie Rogers

By Andrew Wiebe

While we were busy debating whether the Fire or Crew got the better end of a deal that sent Dilly Duka and the right of first refusal to Robbie Rogers to Chicago and Dominic Oduro, Rogers was finding out the news on his own.

No phone call. No nothing.

The former Leeds United winger took to Twitter Monday morning to express surprise that his MLS rights had changed hands.

Bizarre? Sure, but perhaps par for the course in the often wacky world of MLS swaps.