Soccer In the Weeds
It was 1973 and while the world outside of Fairfield County, Connecticut, seemed determined to fall apart, young Daniel Lilie had bigger worries: high school. Bedeviled by girls, bad grades, and possibly even bad hair, Daniel's adolescence was charting a course for misery. Then, one fateful Saturday in the park, his father introduced him to soccer, changing his life forever. Daniel Lilie's SOCCER IN THE WEEDS: BAD HAIR, JEWS, AND CHASING THE BEAUTIFUL GAME is a coming of age story, by turns poignant and hilarious. But it is also a love story: how a boy found soccer, what it meant to him, and how and why, throughout his life, he chased after the beautiful game.
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