Tag Archives: Cape Town South Africa

The True Trip to South Africa Begins Soon

I’m taking a moment from the 2 full time jobs I’m working to let you all in on my plans and future movements toward Africa and the soccer organizations I will work with there. I have booked my flight to … Continue reading

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Review: Feet of the Chameleon: The Story of African Football

In this book review I am discussing ‘Feet of the Chameleon: The Story of African Football‘ by Ian Hawkey. If I were to summarize your potential liking or disliking of this book in one sentence I would say:  if the … Continue reading

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Grassroot Soccer: From the Rocky Mountains, to Table Mountain

Charitable soccer organizations start in all kinds of ways and for every kind of reason. In all my research Grassroot Soccer (GRS) is the only organization to start after the founder won a million dollars in a TV reality show. … Continue reading

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Much, Much More Important Than Life and Death

“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death, I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.” Bill Shankly, the manager who made Liverpool FC the powerhouse … Continue reading

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