What They're Saying

"The players confirm the undertaking they took at the World Cup to give up all bonuses of any nature, during the [World Cup] warmup matches and the competition itself in South Africa. The players approve the step taken by the FFF to allocate the bonuses to the financing of amateur soccer projects."

-- French soccer federation (FFF) president Fernand Duchaussoy announcing that the French players, who went on strike during their humiliating first-round exit from the World Cup, agreed to not accept bonuses totaling around $4 million. (AP)

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