"That is not true. I have a contract with Colorado [of Major League Soccer] ... Unfortunately, it's just a good rumor."
-- Fernando Clavijo, responding to reports in Spanish-language Los Angeles-based daily La Opinion that he has agreed to terms with U.S. Soccer to be assistant national team coach to Argentine Jose Pekerman, whom La Opinion claimed is about to be named U.S. head coach. Pekerman coached Argentina's 2006 World Cup team after heading Argentina's youth national team. (San Diego Union-Tribune)