San Jose Earthquakes Fire And Then Re-Hire Dom Kinnear

San Jose, CA - The San Jose Earthquakes, today, announced that they fired head coach Dom Kinnear stating, "We wish Dom all the best in his career. He will always be an Earthquakes legend and we don't take this decision lightly. Thanks, Dom."

The once and future king.

The once and future king.

The Earthquakes also announced that they were appointing Earthquakes legend Dom Kinnear as head coach.

"Dom is an Earthquakes legend and we are happy to bring him back into the fold," stated Earthquakes president Tom Fox.

The former Earthquakes manager and assistant manager from 2001 to 2005 is reportedly excited for another opportunity to coach the Earthquakes stating, "When I got the call this morning telling me that I was fired, I was sad. Then I got the call 15 minutes later telling me that I was hired to be the head coach of the Earthquakes, again. I couldn't be happier with how the whole thing worked out and I'm ready to get started."

Kinnear expressed that he is interested in bringing his philosophy of soccer to the Earthquakes and taking them to a new level.

The Nutmeg News will have more on this as Kinnear deploys Wondolowski as a fullback.