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Galaxy's Gyasi Zardes relishing his first shot on the national team
Galaxy's Gyasi Zardes relishing his first shot on the national team

Dave Sarachan spent 3 1/2 years as an assistant with the U.S. national team and 14 seasons coaching in Major League Soccer. So he knows a thing or two about the difference in play at those levels. "It's like going from a basic level of math to trigonometry," the Galaxy assistant said. "It's deeper. There's more going on. And there's an adjustment period to all of that." That's the period Gyasi Zardes finds himself in now, a month into his first call-up to the senior national team. "It's been a challenge," the Galaxy forward said. "It's fast. Boom, boom, boom. "I'm just trying to learn as much as I...

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