"We can talk about how MLS maybe isn’t at the level yet of the top leagues in Europe. Everybody would probably agree that that’s the case. There’s still a little bit of work to be
done, but MLS is a competitive league. It’s a hard league. It’s demanding. It’s punishing, and so this idea that I can walk into the league and do whatever they want and have success
couldn’t be farther from the truth. I realize that coming back is going mean doing everything I can to show people watching what I’m all about."
on joining MLS's Toronto FC from Roma, his fifth European club in four nations since 2006. (Goal.com