“Of course, the timing is frustrating,” said Torrington. “Not only because the windows do not match in that we cannot use this place in the near future if it is not a free agent, but it is also out of our control. I understand that this is not an ideal time, but there are factors beyond our control. Looking at this transfer market this summer, it is still stagnant and depressed. We could not choose the time for us. If you could predict when it will happen, I would have talked about it a year ago. “
Rossi in Turkey is settling down and preparing for his Super League and Europa League debuts, and the LAFC season continues. Three points below the playoff line with 13 games remaining in the crowded Western Conference, timing is of the essence to make a difference without last year’s top league scorer and Vela getting hurt again.
“Summer window timing at the MLS is tricky,” Bradley said. “If you lose players in the middle of the season or after the middle of the season … it’s difficult. It’s just part of the situation. “