Watch: LA Galaxy and Portland Timbers Fight Via Twitter Memes

Watch: LA Galaxy and Portland Timbers Fight Via Twitter Memes
Watch: LA Galaxy and Portland Timbers Fight Via Twitter Memes

Diving, or simulation, is a hot topic right now in professional football.

But it’s arguably never been tackled with quite the same artistic savagery that LA Galaxy managed on Monday.

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The Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise took exception to the sending off of defender Jelle Van Damme on Sunday for a challenge with Portland Timbers’ Diego Char á with a 44-second video in which Char á reacts to Van Damme’s challenge by flying through space and blowing up the Death Star.

Portland wasn’t going to take that without a response, referencing empty seats in LA Galaxy’s StubHub Center.

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