"I told him to be quiet. I don't like what he does. ... He's sometimes too much. He's got to calm down a little bit. When he coached me in D.C., we didn't get along very well. I always respect him as a player. ... Otherwise, I don't want to have anything to do with that guy."
-- New York Red Bull Dema Kovalenko, who says he was yelled at in last weekend's playoff game by D.C. United
coach Peter Nowak. Nowak was a teammate of Kovalenko's with the Chicago Fire and coached Kovalenko at D.C. United. New York and United face off on Sunday. (New York Daily News)