December 2006 — Coolest Moment of the Year

28 December 2006 –┬áToronto Star Mother’s Day in Miami and I’m at Tropical Park Stadium, following Romario, the legendary Brazilian striker. He’s here playing with a minor league soccer club in a quest to finish his career with 1,000 goals. I notice the home team has laid out a buffet for the media. Then I … Continue reading

May 2006: When a Superstar Hangs on too Long

21 May 2006 –┬áToronto Star By Morgan Campbell Just before dusk on Mother’s Day, Romario struts on to the pitch at Miami’s Tropical Park Stadium, confident and condescending. When you’ve won a World Cup, you don’t sweat the Atlanta Silverbacks. Back home, the Brazilian striker plays in a 150,000-seat stadium, but his new team, Miami … Continue reading

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