USA Soccer’s Frankie Hejduk gets revved up talking about the game, the Gold Cup and Cleveland

46 nations in North America, Central America, and the Carribean play competitive soccer - hoping to win the Federation's Gold Cup.

The U.S and Mexico dominate, and the cup is "Currently" Mexico's; but it is here tonight as the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission looks to build some excitement for team USA hosting Nicaragua in the tournament July 15th - at First Energy Stadium. 

Former U.S. National team  and Columbus Crew star Frankie Hejduk - who played in four championship matches... Is traveling with the trophy, and this afternoon hosted a youth soccer clinic for kids ages 6-12, in North Olmsted. 

This morning, Rick Jackson chatted with Frankie Hejduk about the growth, and future, of US soccer.

Support Provided By

More Wcpn Schedule
More Wclv Schedule
Schedule
Donate
90.3 WCPN
WCLV Classical 104.9
NPR Hourly Newscast
The Latest News and Headlines from NPR
This text will be replaced with a player.
This text will be replaced with a player.
This text will be replaced with a player.