“The only fact of the matter here is that I have a contract in Seattle and I’m very happy here,” he said today through a translator. “I’m enjoying myself. If an offer comes along that is good for the club or is good for me as a player, that is something that could be talked about. But for now I’m here in Seattle, I enjoy playing in Seattle, and that’s all there is to it.”
Fernandez on other topics:On David Estrada's hat trick) He scored three in one night, so he had an absolutely fantastic night, and he gets all the credit. We’re doing a good job gelling up front, and we feel good about the game.
On assisting two of them) It has everything to do just with the circumstances of the game. One thing is making goals, another thing is assisting goals, but both are great – especially when it contributes to a win.
On his career progress) I think good. The first year I was here wasn’t the greatest for me. But I think last year was a wonderful year. I had a good season, and the team had a good season. We just hope that continues this season.