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And it's historic -- advance the US to round of sixteen in the World Cup but with that single -- win -- -- of his career.
-- life changed forever let's -- the -- -- Landon Donovan.
Joins us now from New York Stock Exchange thanks for joining us all right sold.
How did you guys do I mean yeah all -- watching -- we are all -- when you guys were determined.
Give yourself a great.
Well it was I mean it was an incredible.
Tournament grounds it was incredible moment that moment and even when you guys -- that I can't see him back in here and it gives me chills again.
-- -- You guys did you think you need you did you -- -- hey did you get a B a could have gone further.
You felt I saw the interview after you lost and you you were little emotionally so we could've done better do you think you could have done better.
I do and that's because we're competitors rapids we always think we can win otherwise you don't on the -- back.
I think in retrospect to me see the big picture and see everything that went on I think we're really proud of how did.
And OK so you can go all of your superstar but once the -- wants to do an interview with -- you have what you they want to spend time and a TV shows some of the week.
How's your life changed what what is that Landon Donovan is life like now post called it wasn't like it.
-- the level and then back.
Probably thirty hours now so it's kinda.
Not completely sunk in yet -- even being here on the floor today and seeing how many people came up and said thank you and we're proud of us thank you for inspiring us it's been pretty phenomenal and I like anything I've ever experience.
What you inspired a nation the question is though is it time for soccer is this is it going to become.
America's fourth sport to sport if you include -- -- where it would fall in there.
What has its time come we thought so four years ago is it now 2010.
Well we certainly know that at a minimum every four years people are going to be excited and I think this time.
It was very -- how much people.
Are behind us -- us and -- we have -- -- four years' time that'll be the same question and it comes on a daily basis of Major League soccer league.
How much are people gonna follow.
-- made one new fans and new fans and millions of fans who knows but I think we did our part to help the sport.
They -- can we talk a little bit about the rules of soccer you know one of the things for me -- -- a viewer of casual viewer but.
I wanna see who wins I don't like the tides that that's one I don't like the overtime the extra time I can't understand when the game's over.
Friends -- any chance that's gonna change policy alternative.
And end the -- golden again.
-- It's nicely -- the opportunity to play an extra time when -- time.
Nobody wants to listen because if you watch the parent legend and game that's kind of a tough way to go out of the tournament -- It is it's just the way the sport has been for.
Hundreds of years and we just can accept it.
What what about instant -- and there -- a lot of questionable calls in the field this year would you recommend to the -- fifa -- they go to the instant replay absolutely I think.
From my perspective we put so much and it is moments everything we have dozens of this game.
And every four years it's magnified by a million.
And then all of a sudden a play happens that maybe happen a little too fast and -- -- -- And it can change the complexion of the game changed internment and humans and I was England it's disappointing Simon.
Right when I mentioned that we -- Landon Donovan on the -- -- we -- it literally a line of young ladies outside that thought you're gonna be in studio.
They're waiting so I have to go here I ate a single you married you with Barry obviously with a -- -- what's going on gossip -- My my life and I have been I guess -- -- into the accident separated primary care.
She is very big part of my life it's.
I'm -- this moment.
And I see a bunch of people waiting for your autograph behind you there on the way they they relate to get to it real -- -- is still in the play professional soccer right.
I'm so yes of course just -- -- what you play for playing LA for the LA galaxy and I'll be back assignment -- -- life.
Right back into it Landon Donovan thank you very much get to it and thank you for joining us a few minutes of money rocks thanks to happen.
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