24 Total Quotes

Alexi Lalas Quotes

People think I came in here with a clear-cut agenda; that is not the case at all,
Alexi Lalas
#People

We feel 'The Ripper' can provide some bite and stability in our midfield. He's a no-nonsense player who's shown he has no problem getting down and dirty for the cause.
Alexi Lalas
#Nonsense

We would love nothing more than to have Landon back in an Earthquakes uniform, but evidently this is not what he wants. It's clear that his desire, from a personal and professional standpoint, is to play in Los Angeles.
Alexi Lalas
#Love

I'm not going to name names. I also wouldn't rule out our current coach.
Alexi Lalas
#Coach

This was not something I wanted to do; this was not fun,
Alexi Lalas
#Fun

Bob Bradley gave nothing but loyalty and support to this team,
Alexi Lalas
#Loyalty

Maurice has been a revelation, on and off the field,
Alexi Lalas
#Field

His interaction with the players ... his personality on and off the field, his smile, it's all part of the Mo Johnston that I love,
Alexi Lalas
#Personality

He is a quality coach and a class individual. It's unfortunate that, at times, this team failed to live up to the loyalty and faith that he has consistently shown them.
Alexi Lalas
#Class

As long as we remember the stadium doesn't play the games, we should be all right.
Alexi Lalas
#Games

I've got to think he's the only guy who smiled when he walked up to the podium. I love that about it and he brings that personality on the field.
Alexi Lalas
#Love

This move enabled us to free up cap room, acquire valuable allocation money and add a experienced and rugged forward to our roster.
Alexi Lalas
#Money

We're going to give him the benefit of the doubt and hope there is a very, very good reason. We expect to have him obviously not here today, but hopefully he arrives tomorrow. I haven't heard one way or the other. It's not excused until a legitimate excuse is given.
Alexi Lalas
#Doubt

It very well could be. I haven't talked to him or his people. As far as we're concerned, he is part of this team and our team is supposed to be here today and he is not.
Alexi Lalas
#People

The latest indication we have is that Amado is experiencing some delay in getting his visa. We understand that and we can accept that as a plausible reason for him not to be here.
Alexi Lalas
#Delay

I can see the argument that some clubs could make about some teams having an advantage in terms of the talent available to them in their area. That would be my argument if I were in Kansas City.
Alexi Lalas
#Advantage

I've been corresponding with his people and different people within MLS and within our organization have different contacts down there to try and get a hold of him because he's not the easiest guy to get a hold of. From what I've heard back, the feedback we've gotten, is that he is en route. I'll believe it when I see it.
Alexi Lalas
#People

This is a seminal moment in the history of this team and this league. What Red Bull brings to the table is something the likes of which this league has never seen.
Alexi Lalas
#History

I don't think there's a fan out there who will see this as a negative. People are going to be pleasantly surprised. Many will be utterly amazed.
Alexi Lalas
#People

Giorgio thinks we should fire the front-office staff, the players, and the coaches. So as far as I'm concerned, he can kiss my ass.
Alexi Lalas
#Fire

We're bringing Edson back home and make no mistake about it, we're bringing him back here to score goals. That was the message I relayed to him and he understands that.
Alexi Lalas
#Goals

I can't think of two better games to have him in than our opener down in D.C. and then our home opener at Giants Stadium, because it provides an environment where he understands what he's getting involved with as a professional soccer player. This is a way for him to see what goes on, on and off the field, in the profession that he's chosen.
Alexi Lalas
#Games

Red Bull is committed to providing not only quality domestic soccer, but also quality international soccer. You can't get much better than Barcelona. Our entire organization is excited about the opportunity to play one of the premier teams in the world.
Alexi Lalas
#Quality

While I'm excited about the opportunity to return to the L.A. Galaxy, I'm also sad to be leaving this team and this area after such a short period of time.
Alexi Lalas
#Opportunity