Washington Soccer Workforce proprietor Daniel Snyder’s quest to uncover the supply of damaging reporting towards him has taken him to one of many individuals he as soon as labored most carefully with.
As first reported by Michael Phillips of the Richmond Occasions-Dispatch, Snyder has filed go well with in federal court docket asking that his attorneys be allowed to go looking the communications of former Washington president Bruce Allen. Snyder alleged that Allen is a type of getting used as a supply for damaging tales concerning the proprietor, citing the truth that Allen’s title doesn’t come up within the tales regardless of working carefully with Snyder for over a decade.
Snyder additionally alleged that Allen spoke steadily with the lawyer for Washington’s former minority homeowners whereas they have been suing Snyder over his try to dam their sale of their shares of the group. Snyder believes that Allen shared intensive conversations with the lawyer previous to the tales being printed.
Allen was fired in 2019 after lengthy being one among Snyder’s closest confidants. That doesn’t matter right here, although, as Snyder is leaving no stone unturned in his quest to find the individual he thinks is leaking damaging details about him. He’s even gone after the spouse of a former worker for a similar cause.