A young man named Manny has an American dream: leave his home town and become a professional soccer player. There's one big obstacle though.
"A solid debut." -Naz Hernandez, ReadDiverseBooks.com
"Interesting and nuanced" - Dave Marples, The Football Pink
"One of the best soccer-related books I've had the pleasure of reading." - Maxi Rodriguez
Care to learn a bit about soccer? Want to learn a lot of Spanish? This book educates soccer fans and Spanish-speakers of all levels in the nuances of the game and Spanish language words to describe the action. The illustrations and examples will have you in fits, and the glossary at the end will aid you in finding that just-perfect word for a golazo or chilena.