Turning Leather – West Pines United Game Day (Film)

In this episode we feature the West Pines United 2007 Girls team and their coaches Patrick Chin and Deon Graham. Giving you a look at what goes down on the sidelines as they develop a team of youth soccer players.

Turning Leather – Anderson Rico (Video)

We feature Anderson Rico, a baller from South Florida who’s career took a unexpected turn. One of the most talented players in his age group, it seems as if the US Youth Soccer system is setup for failure.

Phoenix Cup Palm Bay Champions

After a tough finals loss to rivals Sunrise Sting at the West Pines Kick Off Classic, my team was looking for revenge.

Ambition Amongst The Challenge Of Safety And Status

Mediocrity isn’t something as people we strive for. In football, there is almost an acceptance of it when talking about status and safety amongst top tiered professional leagues.

Competitive Youth Soccer In America Is Too Expensive

When you look across the soccer landscape, America is literally the only country that has a soccer system setup for failure.

Life At The Bottom Of The English Premier League

With the 2016/17 English Premier League season now 3 months in, most supporters and fans have an idea for where their respective sides are in terms of this season’s performances.

The Importance Of Teaching Fundamentals To Youth Soccer Players

When you have a group of young players in your club there are many factors that steer you away from focusing on fundamentals.

Does Messi Need To Win The World Cup To Be The Greatest Ever?

Messi is currently the greatest soccer player I’ve ever seen play, it took me a very long time to come up with this conclusion.

The Art Of Coaching Your Kid

Coaching your kid is one of the most difficult things you can do. But if done right, it can also be the most rewarding.

Paul Pogba Is More Than Just A Footballer

The path Paul Pogba took to become the world’s most expensive footballer is filled with risk, shock and class on the pitch.