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What They're Saying
May 4th, 2014 12:20AM

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"It's like a soldier saying he'll sign up for the army but doesn't want to see any action, then complaining he is bored sitting around the barracks every day with nothing to do. … You sign up for the World Cup as it's going to be. It's not our job to keep them occupied."

-- England coach Roy Hodgson on complaints from players, such as Wayne Rooney and John Terry, on being bored during a World Cup. (BBC)


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  1. Allan Lindh
    commented on: May 4, 2014 at 10:33 a.m.
    Those who complain about the U.S. college soccer system should consider this quote. Those with a few years of college are unlikely to share Rooney and Terry's complaints, they could simply settle back and read a book.


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