31 July 2010
Former Arsenal star Freddie Ljungberg has moved from Seattle Sounders to Chicago Fire in one of the most significant moves of the MLS transfer window.
Freddie has been a huge success in the MLS since joining from West Ham in 2009. The trade to Chicago, negotiated by First Artist, will see him link up with 3 former Premier League stars in Brian McBride and Collins John formerly of Fulham and ex-Manchester City forward Nery Castillo.
In 2009, Ljungberg was an MLS all-star and named to the MLS Best XI, essentially the best 11 players in the league. Last year, he scored two goals and had a team-high eight assists.
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