By Sulayman Bah
The departure of the 25-year-old saw former American U-20 and U-23 ace Dilly Duka from Chicago Fire going to the opposite direction.
The reason behind the sudden exchange involving the erstwhile Gambia Ports Authority man left fans berserk coming at a time when Nyassi was considered an irreplaceable cog in Montreal’s attacking frontline.
The decision to trade the winger reels on the heels of a major shake –up by owners of the Canadian club franchise who reportedly dismissed the club Sporting Director Di Santis.
Sanna is no stranger to the MLS expansion draft picks, which occurs prior to the start of the regular season and has, since turning professional in 2009 with the Sounders, been released to four different clubs, this one included.
But the manner, he’s swapped occurred for the first in the mid season, will leave the player starting from scratch with his new club Chicago Fire.
That aside, Montreal lost is Chicago’s gain with the club expected to be bolstered in attack in pace and skill once the Gambian international recuperates fully from his injury.
He’d played just four times for the Impact scoring once before going on the treatment in May 25th.