Bill Simmons on California Youth Soccer, MLS and US Soccer

Bill Simmons on California Youth Soccer, MLS and US Soccer

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl - December 13, 2018 - 44:36

Grant gets into the soccer side of HBO's Bill Simmons, the Sports Guy, founder and CEO of The Ringer and host of the Bill Simmons Podcast. Simmons talks about being deeply involved in Southern California youth soccer over the last five years with his daughter, including starting a new youth club. He also laments the U.S. Soccer Development Academy and shares his thoughts on MLS as an LAFC season ticket holder, as well as his experience attending a Mexico-USMNT World Cup qualifier at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City.

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