MLS winger Aleksandar Katai's
wife's disgusting comments about protesters just cost him his job with the LA
Galaxy- the team has decided to part ways with the player due to her
"racist and violent" words.
29-year-old Serbian met with the team earlier this week after Tea Katai called for people to kill protesters which
she referred to as "disgusting cattle" via her Instagram page.
Galaxy released a statement condemning Tea's since-deleted comments on
Wednesday ... saying "Earlier today,
the LA Galaxy were made aware of a series of racist and violent social media
posts by Tea Katai, the wife of LA Galaxy midfielder Aleksandar Katai."
"The LA Galaxy stands firmly against racism of any kind,
including that which suggests violence or seeks to demean the efforts of those
in pursuit of racial equality."
team decided the next step was to wash its hands of the Katais on Friday, calling
the move a mutual decision, reports TMZ.
joined the squad in December. But he has since released a statement against his
wife's comments earlier this week, saying "These views are not ones that I
share and are not tolerated in my family."
strongly condemn white supremacy, racism and violence towards people of color.
Black lives matter. This is a mistake from my family and I take full
will ensure that my family and I take the necessary actions to learn,
understand, listen and support the black community."