By Gianni Mininni



Dear Readers,

“The TEAM, a soccer novel”, has been published!

The novel is for people of all ages, even if they are not strictly soccer lovers. I’m sure that all of you will enjoy the story of the protagonist Marco and the players from America and all parts of the world. Through the 212 pages, you’ll discover how they face the American soccer reality that is so different from the rest of the world.

Besides the narrative, that I’m sure will capture you from beginning to end, players and coaches will find dozens of situations and suggestions that will permit them to improve their soccer knowledge and consequently,  perform better at any age.

If you would like to purchase it, please click here:

Thanks for your attention and please note that I will donate 5% of the cover price to Children International.

Coach Gianni

P.S. It would be great if you‘d let your friends know about this!


Chapter 2

Before the game, Marco addressed the team with a pep-talk and that was the second big mistake of his coaching career in America. He put emphasis on love for your jersey colors and attachment to your team and your fans. For a moment he was back in the far away soccer reality that he came from. Something completely unknown to his new country. And this, was really his new country. Many times he had underlined that..................(continue)