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 8

Jamal was born in Oakland.
Like many Afro-American kids, he had a vague memory of his father and had almost always been by himself because his mother worked.
It was never quite clear to him what she did for work but, anyway, when she came home she always brought something good to eat for both of them. They’d eat together and when they were finished, sometimes, to his great joy, his mother would let him...................(continue)