The podcast of the April 21st edition of Soccer is a Kick in the Grass is now available for download. Our special guests were Rochester Rhinos president and COO, Pat Ercoli, and Western New York Flash midfielder Angela Salem. We also discussed the European leagues and the UEFA Champions League semi-finals with Dick Howard and the announcement of New York City FC playing their home matches at Yankee Stadium 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