What They're Saying

"There’s probably at least six guys that can really play that position and can do it well and who have done it before. So it adds good competition. It adds a real onus on yourself to put in the work every day, take care of the body, make sure you’re doing everything right. You don’t want to give yourself a chance of looking back and saying, ‘I should have done this’ or ‘I should have done that.’ Every day is a battle.”

-- Brad Evans, who came out of nowhere to win the starting job at right back for the USA in the final round of World Cup qualifying but finds himself in competition with five other players who have played the position under Jurgen Klinsmann.
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