Bruce Arena's comments on Landon Donovan, team health and more

08 April 12:34 pm

Bruce Arena's comments on Landon Donovan, team health and more

By Adam Serrano

CARSON, Calif. -- LA Galaxy head coach Bruce Arena addressed the media on Monday ahead of the club's trip to Monterrey for the CONCACAF Champions League Semifinal second leg against C.F. Monterrey on Wednesday.

Arena's comments are below...

(On his feelings of the team heading down to Mexico...)

ARENA: "Good. We're looking forward to the game. It should be a good game."

(On how close Landon Donovan is to contribute more...)

ARENA: "Every week, we go. It's going to get better. He's gotten better."

(On whether Donovan could go 90 minutes...)

ARENA: "I would doubt that."

(On his feelings of the health of the team...)

ARENA: "We're making progress. Obviously, it's still the start of our season although we're in an incredibly important competition, but we're moving forward and hopefully, we're getting healthy not only for the game on Wednesday, but as we move forward with league matches."

(On his players reaction to Wednesday...)

ARENA: "I don't think that there are any issues, in terms of us, not believing that we can win the game."