Jim Curtin on Champions League

Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin is feeling the strain forward of the Concacaf Champions League semifinal match towards Membership America because the workforce fights to keep up a 2021 MLS playoff place. 

The Union are set to chase a 2-0 mixture deficit on Wednesday at Subaru Park for the second leg of the sequence towards the Liga MX facet. The American facet crumbled throughout their preliminary go to to the historic Estadio Azteca, leaving Curtin livid on the outcome. 

Now, the top coach admits his facet may not be nice, however welcomes the upcoming problem. 

“I’ve mentioned all of it season, we’re a great workforce. We’re not an important workforce but,” mentioned Curtin. “Now we have to all elevate our degree down the stretch right here, as a result of once more, individuals bear in mind extra so than ever, the way you end the season, and never the way you began.

“So we are able to nonetheless have a particular yr, we nonetheless can do particular issues, however all of us should be at our most to do it. Our margin for error with our membership could be very small. I feel everyone knows that.”

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