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Winning the Cup a couple of years ago was a nice surprise; making it to the CONCACAF final, before falling to Monterrey, was memorable; getting to the Western Conference final and losing to L.A. last season was a strong piece of work.
But to really leave a lasting mark, to sign off on a great period of soccer here, with so many of those familiar names, Real is expecting more from themselves. They’re expecting the same thing everyone else is — another Cup. And they confidently believe they’re good enough to get it.
"You don’t find a group of guys like this very often," Borchers said. "We’re a great team. If you want to win, then you want to play on a team like this."
Mark it down. These guys are going to win it all.
GORDON MONSON hosts "The Gordon Monson Show" weekdays from 2-6 p.m. on 97.5 FM/1280 AM The Zone. Twitter: @GordonMonson.
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