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 13


In 1994 Samuel Benitez was 10 years old.
He lived in Los Cabos, in Baja California.
The region, thanks to the tourists, offered much more than the rest of the country but, it was still little in respect to the life that millions of other Mexicans had found in America.
In Los Cabos he could work in a hotel or in the hundreds of other activities connected with tourism, but one thing was sure: .............(continue)