Hours after Main League Soccer facet FC Dallas confirmed a coronavirus outbreak amongst gamers after the crew landed in Florida for the MLS is Again event, former participant and ESPN analyst Herculez Gomez speculated that LAFC star ahead and reigning MLS MVP Carlos Vela would choose out of becoming a member of teammates on the ESPN Large World of Sports activities Complicated for the competitors:
It seems Gomez was spot on.
On Wednesday, ESPN’s Jeff Carlisle reported that Vela is prone to take away himself from the event, largely as a result of his spouse is pregnant. Carlisle added, nevertheless, that Vela hasn’t but knowledgeable the membership of his remaining determination.
Members of the family aren’t allowed contained in the MLS “bubble” throughout the event.
Final yr’s winner of the Landon Donovan MLS Most Beneficial Participant award set a league single-season scoring document with 34 targets in 31 regular-season appearances in 2019.