This organization is using soccer to give low-income kids in Costa Rica a leg up in school

 Tacos4Ticos is a non-profit organization  that uses soccer as a vehicle for teaching English and building community in Costa Rica. The name derives from two important words among Costa Ricans: “Tacos” is slang for soccer boots and “Ticos” is what Costa Ricans call themselves The organization collects, distributes and donates soccer equipment and school supplies to schools… Continue reading This organization is using soccer to give low-income kids in Costa Rica a leg up in school

Soccer in the Shadow of NYCFC Stadium

Mulally Park sits on the north side of Yankee Stadium – behind left field, an area few Yankee and NYCFC fans visit if they don’t already live in the Bronx – between Jerome Ave and the 4 Train. It has a skatepark, several basketball and handball courts, grassy fields, flowered walkways and two tight, green… Continue reading Soccer in the Shadow of NYCFC Stadium