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Why did Real Salt Lake temporarily suspend Sam Johnson?

The Real Salt Lake forward would have broken MLS protocol by going to a party with more than 100 people

Sam Johnson was temporarily suspend by Real Salt Lake.
Sam Johnson was temporarily suspend by Real Salt Lake.

Real Salt Lake had to temporarily suspend forward Sam Johnson from training after several people said he was at a party with more than 100 people. An uconsciousness of Johnson that neither MLS nor Real Salt Lake endured. For now it was isolated but they are considering an economic fine and its suspension.

Sam Johnson not only put his health and that of his teammates at risk but also that of the entire MLS. The Covid contagions once again affected the MLS so the league is constantly on the alert. After what happened, Salt Lake City, on the recommendation of the MLS, removed striker Johnson from his professional team.

The MLS and Salt Lake City said they would initiate an investigation to find out what really happened but for the time being to protect the other players and the club's staff, they decided that Sam Johnson stay at home. Real Salt Lake is very bad in the MLS position table and continues to add problems instead of successes.

Apparently the player participated in a party where there were more than 100 people and that ended in scandal. Police had to interrupt the party after someone used a firearm. Johnson was apparently absent at the time, but different witnesses claimed to see him minutes before the accident.

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