“I am proud and honored to be named the head coach of the U.S. men’s national team. I would like to thank the U.S. Soccer Federation for the opportunity, and I’m excited about the
challenge ahead. I am looking forward to bringing the team together for our upcoming match against Mexico and starting on the road toward qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.”
-- Juergen Klinsmann in his statement upon being named U.S. men's national team coach.