• Freddy Adu reportedly gets another chance to keep his soccer career alive
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    Freddy Adu reportedly gets another chance to keep his soccer career alive

    Caleb Porter coached Adu on the U.S. U23 team that failed to qualify for the 2012 Olympics. Also correct: a body capable of fighting off bruising opponents twice a week.) Freddy Adu was just 13 when the implication was made none too subtly by a Sierra Mist commercial that he was the second coming of

  • Herculez Gomez opens up about his retirement and a uniquely American soccer career
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    Herculez Gomez opens up about his retirement and a uniquely American soccer career

    Gomez played his final season with the MLS champion Sounders. It was a uniquely American soccer career, spanning the arc of the sport’s development stateside in the last two decades, careening from plodding and often-folding minor league teams to championships in Major League Soccer and Mexico’s Liga

  • Galaxy teammates remember a very surprising David Beckham
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    Galaxy teammates remember a very surprising David Beckham

    Beckham made his Galaxy debut in a friendly against Chelsea. In 2007, David Beckham left Real Madrid, one of the biggest soccer clubs in the world, for a team that had been playing for just a decade, and on which some players made under $13,000 a year in a league that was still finding its feet. Major