"I think it's giving him compliments, giving him encouragement, but keeping things on the ground is very important right now. I talk to his coach, I will talk to him and keep things balanced. That's a
lot for not even an 18-year-old. We'll keep things grounded, but we are excited that we have a talent like him coming through the ranks."
-- U.S. national team coach Jurgen
, saying he's focused on protecting 17-year-old Christian Pulisic
, who made his first start for Borussia Dortmund on Sunday. (FoxSports.com