"We have to determine whether we believe, for the immediate long term, if Tommy is the guy to lead the team. ... Tommy's year was like everybody else's year: Some good things and some things that
weren't as good. He is still a fairly young coach, and he did some things very well and made some mistakes."
-- D.C. United president Kevin Payne
, who said that the club
will decide within a month whether to retain head coach Tom Soehn
, who has failed to guide the club to the MLS playoffs the past two seasons. (Washington Post)