What They're Saying

"I was bracing myself to get hit and Dax [McCarty] played it smart and didn’t hit me. But I was off balance at that point because I was bracing to get hit. Then when I went down I wasn’t complaining to the ref or complaining to anyone. I just wanted to get right back up and the next thing I know the red card comes out."

-- Philadelphia's Freddy Adu on the play that prompted referee Jorge Gonzalez to show him a yellow card for diving and resulted in Adu's 43rd-minute ejection because he was cautioned earlier in game. The game was tied, 1-1, when Adu was ejected and the New York Red Bulls went on to win, 3-2. (MLSSoccer.com)

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