Van den Bergh excited by surprise FC Dallas move

Dave van den Bergh is excited about his surprise move to FC Dallas.

Dave van den Bergh is excited about his surprise move to FC Dallas.

The talented Dutchman was acquired from the New York Red Bulls on Tuesday in a trade for Dominic Oduro and a second-round draft selection.

Before the end of last season, van den Bergh admitted he had been pondering making a move to FCD.

"I'm happy that this deal finally went through," he told mlsnet.com. "This has been simmering on the back burner for a while now. I had been talking to New York since late August or early September. Around the MLS Cup Final, I came to the realization that it would be tough to make a deal with New York. When I got word that FC Dallas was interested at that point, that was my main focus."

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