It's that extra bit of fire and willingness to get "stuck in" that can elevate a player's game to the next level.
So I was glad to hear, when I talked to him about which team he'd like to defeat more than any other, a bit of a vendetta on his part for one team in particular. Those are the situations that motivate extra effort.
I love rivalry games. "
"Our little rivalry is
In a rare MLS Monday game, Real faces the Colorado Rapids tonight.
It's also going to be notable for the MLS debut of Chris Seitz in goal. Though he's the youngest goalkeeper to start for RSL (he's barely twenty) the youngest starting goalkeeper in MLS history was Tim Howard at 19.
The youngest MLS goalkeeper ever? Come on readers, send in the answer, this one was infamous.