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What They're Saying
September 5th, 2013 1:38AM

TAGS:  world cup 2014


"That was not our fault. I didn't call God to give us some snow. It was difficult for both teams to play that game but I think you have now a situation, Costa Rica (with) 11 points, close to the World Cup, we have 13 points, close to the World Cup. We both want to get there and I think it's going to be exciting."

-- U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann on Friday's game against a Costa Rica fuming about the 1-0 loss in March in Colorado that went on despite snow-blizzard conditions. When the U.S. team arrived in Costa Rica on Tuesday it was greeted by fans and airport employees chanting, "No fair play, USA!" (Soccer by Ives)

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