“I thought he hit some good balls. He did pretty well, but no one can hit a ball exactly like Beckham. That’s why he gets paid so much -- that’s what he does."
-- FC Dallas central defender Ugo Ihemelu on rookie teammate Andrew Wiedeman, who is charged with playing the role of the Galaxy's David Beckham during Dallas practices to prepare for Sunday's MLS semifinal. Coach Schellas Hyndman has had the University of California product delivering Beckham-like long diagonal balls to test the Dallas defense. (MLSSoccer.com)