Tag Archives: 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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African Cup of Nations Soccer Highlights 2012

Part of why I want to go to South Africa is the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations taking place there. After watching this video I am even more psyched! Give it a watch yourself and see why. Africa Cup of … 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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Review: More Than Just a Game: Soccer v. Apartheid

I am going to review some excellent soccer books in these pages. If you only read one of my suggestions make More Than Just a Game: Soccer vs. Apartheid: The Most Important Soccer Story Ever Told it. There is no … 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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