"Right now, there’s a feeling by too many that they’re not part of the game in this country, and we have to work harder to change that. We have to do it by giving more opportunities. If a
small club anywhere in the country gets its act together, knows how to provide playing opportunities for young kids, has good coaching and can develop players, if there’s a team there, and then
at some point they can go from the fifth league to the fourth league to the third league to the second league."
-- LAFC head coach Bob Bradley
on eventually adding promotion and
relegation in the United States, citing his experience in Norway at Stabaek, a former fifth-tier club, and the need to "connect more dots." (SI.com