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|Seattle's love affair with the Open Cup turns sour|
The controversy surrounding Clint Dempsey and his trashing of referee Daniel Radford's notebook is quite ridiculous. Ridiculous because there should be no controversy. We know, we saw (and now we've
seen it repeatedly) what Dempsey did. We know what U.S. Federation regulations say about that sort of thing -- it is clearly considered, as it should be, an assault on the referee, and the mandated
punishment is a six-game suspension.
|WHAT THEY'RE SAYING|
|"You meet in the lobby, the elevator. Even if you know and like each other, it's not easy always having to make small-talk. … It was especially uncomfortable after the quarterfinal, constantly
encountering the sad French players. That makes one somehow sad, too." |
-- Germany coach Silvia Neid isn't happy with FIFA assigning opponents to the same hotels during the
Women's World Cup in Canada. Her team is currently residing in the same Montreal hotel as Tuesday's semifinal opponent, the USA. (B.Z.)