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Dutch coach: Blame weak US performance on football

Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 10:28 AM ET
Medal envy: Football Joe vs. Dutch coach
Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 8:35 AM ET
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with speedskating coach Jillert Anema of the Netherlands about whether the disappointing performance by the U.S. team, and "Squawk Box" host Joe Kernen challenges the coach's assertion that America devotes too much time and money to football.

Netherlands speedskating coach Jillert Anema said the U.S. can blame its poor performance in Olympic speedskating events on football. He told CNBC that he believes America spends too much money and attention on football, adding that he thinks "football sucks."

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