I never saw or played in a soccer game until I was in my 40s. The first time I was on the pitch and the whistle blew, my heart began racing. It’s hardly slowed since. I not only love this sport, I think it can heal America’s wounds.
Where else can a family of four buy game tickets for less than $50, leave their screens home and join others outside, cheering, chanting and singing for their favorite teams. The new season for FC Tucson starts in three weeks.
Soccer has more fans worldwide than any other sport. Find out why.