What They're Saying: Oscar Pareja

“It showed me that there are a lot of great players in America and many of them are [living] near the border, too. Just being familiar with that environment has helped. Players that are near the border, we can help them play in Liga MX or in the future, MLS too.”

--  New Tijuana head coach Oscar Pareja on his experiences at FC Dallas and with the U.S. under-17 national team working with Mexican-American players from the U.S.-Mexico border. FIFA rules allow Xolos to recruit minors residing within 50 miles of the border. (The Athletic)
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