Where Do We Go from Here?
“So, you’re going to follow soccer now?”
I’ve received that question in some form or fashion almost every day for the last week.
The short answer to that question is, “I think so.”
The long answer is, “I think so, but I’m not really sure what that even means.”
I think I summed it up best in a conversation with my buddy Tyler the other day when he asked me that very question. “If this was The Bachelor,” I responded, “I would not be getting on one knee with a Neil Lane diamond ring to propose to soccer, but I would be giving it the final rose to keep the relationship going.”
That’s where I stand with soccer heading into the final two days of the tournament. It’s too early to put a ring on it, but I absolutely want to see where this goes.
So what are my potential next steps, and how likely am I to take them?
Here are five possibilities.
1 – Attend a live soccer game.
The MLS Season runs through October, so there’s still plenty of time to attend a game if I want to experience soccer in person. The Philadelphia Union play about an hour away, and for less than $50 a pop I can get a decent seat.
I’m definitely not ready to fly somewhere to take in a marquee soccer matchup, but a night […]