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"I think it was not a good idea to have a referee from Sweden in such an important match."
-- Manchester City's Chilean coach Manuel Pellegrini wasn't happy with Swedish referee Jonas Eriksson after the English club lost at home, 2-0, to Spain's Barcelona on goals by Argentine Lionel Messi and Brazilian Dani Alves. (Reuters)
"It's hard for me to imagine, sitting here, that I'll be able to walk in four years, much less play soccer. So I would guess that this is my last chance of making a World Cup."
-- Landon Donovan, featured for the USA at the last three World Cups, beginning with the 2002 finals when he was 20. (ESPNFC.com)