What They're Saying: Matias Almeyda

“In general, I want them to play for love, not thinking about become famous or becoming millionaires. One of the youngsters we have here has a nice car. I don't like that. When I got here, he already had it. If I'd have been here, I wouldn't have allowed it.”

-- New San Jose Earthquakes head coach Matias Almeyda on the MLS team's young players who got a chance to play in the Quakes' 2-1 loss to Mexican giant Monterrey in a friendly game. (MLSSoccer.com)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Matias Almeyda".
  1. Ginger Peeler, March 25, 2019 at 11:02 a.m.

    Heck, when I lived in the South, it was common for rich kids to get a brand new car on their 16th birthday (the age it was legal for a teenager to get a valid driver’s license)! How is a coach going to stop that?

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