Henry Kissinger on the Problem With U.S. Soccer

Henry Kissinger was just talking about soccer on the (rebroadcast of last night’s) Charlie Rose. Why isn’t American soccer good?

“There are not enough minorities.” The players tend to be “middle class, suburban children.” A similar point was made here. And this was before Ghana’s Draman stole the ball from the entitled-looking Claudio Reyna to score Ghana’s first goal.

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