After the Sounders opened training this morning, we got a few minutes with midfielder Steve Zakuani.
On how he feels: I feel I’m in the best shape I’ve been in in my career. I did a lot of work in the off-season. I was in touch with Dave Tenney – fitness coach – every two or three days. Even when I was in London and even when I went on my vacations, I kept myself in shape because I knew that I was working from a deficit last year. Dave knows his stuff, and now all indications are I’m at the fittest point I’ve been – ever – like in terms of the testing they’ve done so far. I feel good. This is my fifth time around doing this now, so I’ve been around, and I feel in great, great shape.
On if his progress at the end of last season gave confidence that’s carried over: It gave me a lot of confidence. I know we lost to LA, but Read more »