"I think the MLS have probably made their own problem. New York is owned by Manchester City. Frank Lampard is playing at Manchester City and doing very well. Manchester City own the world. And I think
Lampard being part of a title-winning team is a little higher up in their priorities. I don't see how the MLS can solve this in the future. Perhaps they will have to slap Frank on the wrists and tell
him he has to go to New York. But I don't think that's going to happen."
-- Tim Howard
on English midfielder Frank
, who was signed by expansion New York City FC but is playing on loan to "parent club" Manchester City. (Daily Star