Omar Gonzalez's Designated Player content roundup

15 August 8:01 pm

Omar Gonzalez's Designated Player content roundup

By Adam Serrano

CARSON, Calif. -- There's been tons of Omar Gonzalez Designated Player content churned out at LAGalaxy.com and on LA Galaxy Insider today, so I've decided to create a nifty page to place all of the stories in one place.

* My commentary on what Gonzalez's deal means for the Galaxy, MLS and U.S. National Team.

*In this piece from the press conference, Gonzalez talks about the ability to continue his "dream" career with the Galaxy.

* Gonzalez's LA Galaxy teammates were pleased with the club rewarding Gonzalez and Landon Donovan admitted that the defender's signing may have a great impact on American soccer

* During Gonzalez's press conference, AEG President and CEO Dan Beckerman stated that "Omar is the Galaxy."

*Now that Gonzalez has been locked up to a DP deal, the Galaxy are turning their focus to keeping Landon Donovan at the StubHub Center for years to come

*With the World Cup just a year away, talks will soon heat about about MLS players going on offseason loans abroad, but Galaxy President Chris Klein says those will be handed on a "case by case basis."

*ESPN's Marc Stein gave the low down on just how long Gonzalez will be with LA and how much he'll be making. 

*Lastly, you can check out the highlights from Gonzalez's press conference as well as the "sizzle" highlight video created following his signing below.