The Sounders are off today. However, there were a couple of interesting topics from yesterday’s session that I hadn’t written about yet, so I’ll try to get those online today.
The first was related to Tottenham’s visit this weekend, which got Sounders coach Sigi Schmid talking about Tottenham goalkeeper Brad Friedel, and beyond that about some of the great goalkeepers this country has produced.
“Certainly Brad, Kasey and Timmy Howard have been the Mount Rushmore of goalkeeping in the States,” Schmid said. “Those three guys have all done it though a lot of hard work. I feel very honored and privileged that I was involved with all three of them in their career: Brad at UCLA and Timmy with the under-20 teams, and Kasey obviously here in Seattle – Read more »