"We're far too arrogant. We're far too
obnoxious. We are egotistical having never won anything or done
anything, and that's not the case around the world.
"When you have a disappointment like last week, and we’ve had
past disappointments as well, and we’ll have disappointments in
the future, but what we need to understand that it’s for me
Many U.S. pundits have sounded off on the disappointment but
none pinpointed behavior quite like Reyna.
Coach Bruce Arena was brought on a year ago to rebuild the
program but now his future and that of U.S. Soccer is up in the
Reyna, who has represented teams in England, Germany and
Scotland, sees characteristics in international teams that the
U.S. had yet to adopt.
"We have coaches who think they’re better than they are. Across
the board, we just think we do things better than we really do,"
"Until we realize that — that we’re not as good as we think we
are at all levels — then I think we’re going to continue being
what we are, which is mediocre."
(Writing by Jahmal Corner in Los Angeles; Editing by Amlan
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