What They're Saying: Dennis te Kloese

"I understand that there are sometimes disputes for players, but it is both ways. It's not like a win-win situation always. Our policy has been to leave it up to the players and their families to choose. In the end, it's their decision and they need to be 100 percent convinced of the opportunity to play for us. Obviously, the standard is high to be part of our program."

-- Dennis te Kloese, the director of national teams for the Mexican federation and the person considered most responsible for recruiting teenage star Jonathan Gonzalez to play for the Mexico national team. Te Kloese pointed out the battles go both ways, Mexico having lost U-20 keeper Jesse Gonzalez to the United States last summer. (ESPN FC)
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