Midweek soundbytes: Week 9 of 2019 MLS Regular Season

Midweek Soundbytes Previewing
Week 9 of the 2019 MLS Regular Season
Soundbytes from players and coaches previewing Week 9 of the 2019 MLS Regular Season (midweek games) from the following are now available HEREWhen using soundbytes, please credit the specific club providing the content. 

Wednesday, April 24:
Chicago Fire at New York City FC

NYC: coach Domenec Torrent (English, Sean Johnson (English): Domenec Torrent discusses the club's first victory of the season and previews Wednesday's Chicago match, and Sean Johnson talks about the emergence of James Sands and the club's upcoming fixtures.

D.C. United at Columbus Crew SC (link)

CLB: coach Caleb Porter (English), Wil Trapp (English), Pedro Santos: Caleb Porter discusses how hungry the club is following a loss and now hosting a tough D.C. United side midweek, and Wil Trapp talks about defending against the likes of Wayne Rooney and Luciano Acosta this week.

Montreal Impact at New England Revolution (link)
MTL: Samuel Piette (English and French), Zakaria Diallo (French): Samuel Piette discusses the team's consistency and overall performance thus far this season, and he and Zakaria Diallo talk about looking to increase the club's offensive output.

NE: coach Brad Friedel (English), Juan Agudelo (English), Scott Caldwell (English), Andrew Farrell (English), Brian Wright (English):

LA Galaxy at Minnesota United FC (link)

MIN: coach Adrian Heath (English), Brent Kallman (English): Adrian Heath talks about how the LA Galaxy has proven to be a well-balanced club this season with Jonathan dos Santos, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and an improved back line.

San Jose Earthquakes at Seattle Sounders FC (link)
SJ: coach Matias Almeyda (Spanish, with English subtitles), Cristian Espinoza (Spanish), Danny Hoesen (English), Nick Lima (English): Danny Hoesen speaks about his two goals against Sporting Kansas City and his role under head coach Matias Almeyda, and Cristian Espinoza discusses the big win against SKC and the two upcoming away matches this week.

SEA: coach Brian Schmetzer (English), Cristian Roldan (English): Brian Schmetzer talks about San Jose's style of marking man-for-man all over the field, and Cristian Roldan discusses Seattle's position in the standings and the examples of parity among the Western Conference

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