Burch speaks for 1st time about slur ban

February 26, 2013
By Associated Press
TUKWILA, Wash. -- Seattle Sounders defender Marc Burch said Tuesday the suspension he received for using a homophobic slur during a playoff game last season needed to be harsh and was deserved.

"I think it will always be on the back of my mind. You make a mistake and you want to fix it as much as you can. That's what I've tried to do. It's the only thing I can do," Burch said, his first time speaking with reporters since being suspended last November. "I can't make up for what I did. All ...

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