What They're Saying: Nedum Onuoha

“We want to safely return but it’s not the same unless everybody is there with us. And the environment we had is one which we cherished so we would love to have it back one day. So even if some think they that they’re unwanted or nonessential, we know that without them the club wouldn’t be the same — whether you’re a sales assistant or an athletic trainer.”

-- Real Salt Lake defender Nedum Onuoha, who has led an effort to send money to around 90 RSL employees who were furloughed or laid off by the MLS club after the season was suspended due to COVID-19. Other players and staff contributed to the funds sent by check from Onuoha's personal checking account in amounts based on whether the employee had been full- or part-time. (Salt Lake Tribune)
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