My Favorite Sports

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I was born in Germany where Football (soccer) is one of the most important things. I have played soccer since I was four years old and it has been my favorite sport. I have played for many teams including: the Chase City Ymca, Southern Storm, Mecklenburg United, and currently play for Danville Soccer Club. In all of my years of playing my greatest weakness is myself and my confidence in my skill. I never thought I would ever want to leave the game until I made the High School soccer team. One of my favorite soccer players is Pele a phenomenal superstar from Brazil. Pele spent his childhood and life by one rule to always love the game no matter the score or the day and to always show respect to the opponent, your team, and referees. This made him not only a great player but a great ambassador for the world of soccer.
My first year on the team went fairly well I scored two goals and got a fairish amount of playing time and the coach was great…when we were winning. We lost out to Nottaway in the Quarter-final of the James River District. The coach might have thought we won with the way I acted because I felt like the luckiest person in the world because I got to play the full game. The rest of the team was sad, frustrated, and one or two even cried due to our 3-0 loss to the team we beat 4-0 earlier in the season. Instead of consoling us or saying we tried our best the coach yelled and said we played terrible, which we did but we did not need someone to tell us that. That was

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