The podcast of the April 14th edition of Soccer is a Kick in the Grass is now available for download. Our special guests were Rochester Rhinos keeper Luis Soffner and rookie left back of the Western New York Flash, Haley Palmer. We also discussed the European leagues, the FA Cup and the UEFA Champions League semi-final draw with Dick Howard and the start of the Cosmos season and the Red Bulls being winless with Michael Lewis. Click on the soccer ball to listen to the podcast!
On the March 3rd Soccer is a Kick in the Grass radio show, we dedicated the hour to remembering and paying tribute to two members of the Rochester Lancers family who passed away, original Lancer Omero Paris and the coach of the 1970 NASL Champion Lancers, Sal DeRosa. Click the soccer ball to listen to the podcast!
On Monday, January 27th on Soccer is a Kick in the Grass, we were happy to have with us live for the entire show in his first Rochester radio interview, the only American to play professional soccer in Afghanistan, Rochester native and McQuaid graduate Nick Pugliese. Nick recounted his experiences in that war-torn country, both from a soccer and a personal perspective. Click the soccer ball to hear his incredible story!
ESPN Story on Nick "A Faraway Goal": http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=10424324
Nick's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/FootballinKabul