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When Davies Meets Goliath

The World Cup hopes of Canada are riding on the foot of a man whose boyhood dream was to play on a world stage. Alphonso Davies and Canada start against a Goliath in the soccer world at the World Cup. (more…)
Bob Jones
November 16, 2022

9 World Class Leadership Lessons From Carli Lloyd, USWST

Even those who aren’t fans of the USA Women’s soccer team had to tip their cap to Carli Lloyd’s performance in leading her team to the 2015 Women’s World Cup championship. Lloyd, the USA captain, had netted three goals just sixteen minutes into the match. She is the first American ever to score in four straight World Cup matches, the second American to win Golden Ball honors as the tournament's top player and she scored the fastest three goals ever in any World Cup final. Lloyd now has a World Cup gold medal to add to her two Olympic gold medals. She is America's new sweetheart. Life hasn’t always been so golden for Carli Lloyd and if it wasn’t for…
Bob Jones
July 5, 2015