"He's different, but good different. He's always full of life. He's always laughing. He's always smiling. He's very energetic, even in meetings. You can tell that he's happy to be here, happy to be the coach of the national team. I just think his persona will kind of rub off on us and give us that fight and that passion, the same how he played when he was a player."
-- U.S. defender
DaMarcus Beasley on Coach Jurgen Klinsmann. (Newsday)