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What’s Wrong With American Youth Soccer Development

Hint: It’s Not All Jurgen’s Fault Editor’s note: This story appears in the Spring 2016 issue of Howler. You can support the magazine by subscribing here. [I]magine for a moment that you are an octopus. Your sinewy tentacles are extended before you into the jet-black deep, your movement clearly directed in a general heading, but there …

The Unbreakable Mr. Wyss

Oliver Wyss’ American soccer dream has been a winding path, but it might have led the right man to the right place at the right time By John Wilkinson | Photo courtesy of OC Blues FC [O]liver Wyss moved to California in 1994 with a soccer version of the American Dream: to become the first Swiss …