What They're Saying: Bob Watkins

“We’re not concerned about next season. We’ll be playing soccer … (The NASL) will exist. The division status will be determined by the courts. We’ve been working very, very hard bringing in other cities to the league.”

-- 1904 FC president Bob Watkins at the new NASL San Diego team's first press conference. In his declaration in the NASL's Federal suit against U.S. Soccer, he said the there would be " devastating and irreparable consequences to the NASL" if it wasn't allowed to maintain its Division 2 status. (San Diego Union-Tribune)
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