What They're Saying: Sigi Schmid

“I didn’t want to get thrown out, so I walked away. I was maybe going to choke a referee so I walked away before I did something stupid."

-- Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid after his team lost to the Portland Timbers, 3-1, in overtime in the U.S. Open Cup. The Sounders had three players sent off and finished with seven players because star Obafemi Martins was stretchered off the field with a groin injury after they had used all their subs. (Seattle Times)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Sigi Schmid".
  1. Raymond Weigand, June 17, 2015 at 12:54 p.m.

    The Hall of Fame coach being supportive of his players - in public - however, in private ... I am sure it's been many years since he has been so helpless on the sidelines watching this spectacle of disrespectful nonsense - from such a group of players who are 'favorites' and 'heroes' to so many youngsters.

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