Immigrant Soccer Players from Across the Globe Go Balls Out at a St. Louis Park

Jennifer Silverberg/Riverfront Times
Riverfront Times | July 25, 2008
La Liga Latino Americana de Futbol has grown from a weekend assemblage of 4 teams -- all hailing from the same small town in southwestern Mexico -- to 28 teams, with more than 1,000 players representing nearly every corner of the map: Nigeria, Kenya, Iraq, Brazil and Hungary among them.

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