Coach John Herdman made headlines after Canada's 2-0 loss to the United States in the Concacaf Nations League final.
In the post-game press conference, Herdman made a point of noting the financial crunch that Canada Soccer is dealing with right now, and how it's had an adverse effect on his preparation for this tournament compared to other countries.
While there was some truth to what Herdman said, he also bears some responsibility for Canada's poor showing on the pitch against the Americans.
In the latest TFC Republic video blog, we discuss how Canada must move forward after Herdman's comments, and why all the hype at the moment over the Canadian team isn't quite justified.
Watch the video below: