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Klinsmann questions catering to stars
| June 4, 2014
| ESPN Staff
Posted on 06/05/2014 7:48:58 AM PDT by BlueStateRightist
United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann criticized what he sees as an American custom of sports teams catering to star players, in quotes released on Wednesday.
Klinsmann, who left star midfielder Landon Donovan off the U.S. World Cup squad last month, singled out the NBA as ignoring his philosophy of favoring a player's future potential over past accomplishments.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Music/Entertainment; Society; Sports
KEYWORDS: klinsmann; kobebryant; soccer
Perhaps Klinsmann will be labeled a German Racist, or, at least, intolerant of our star athletes being coddled and paid regardless of future merit.
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