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What They're Saying
May 16th, 2011 9:17PM



"We'll make a decision that's in the best interests of U.S. Soccer and what we think is good for the game internationally. What Concacaf or the Caribbean Football Union chooses to do will be up to them. Concacaf hasn't announced a decision on who the leadership will support, but we know what we're going to do."

-- U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati revealing that the USA will not be told how to vote by Concacaf president Jack Warner, the most powerful figure in the USA's home confederation, in the FIFA presidential election. Warner had announced all 35 Concacaf members (including the USA) would vote as a bloc in the FIFA election, which pits incumbent Sepp Blatter of Switzerland against Mohamed bin Hammam of Qatar on June 1. (

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