New York Red Bull Tim Cahill was told he wasn’t big enough to be a professional soccer player. With over 25 international goals, the Australian midfielder has proven the doubters wrong.
Before the Philadelphia Union even existed a group of Philadelphia soccer fans banded together to create the Sons of Ben, a supporters group that has shown loyalty beyond the pitch.
LA Galaxy midfielder Robbie Rogers came out as gay and then came out of retirement to play for the LA Galaxy. Rogers’ homecoming marked the first time an openly gay male athlete played in a major professional sport.