The latest guest on New England Soccer Journal’s “The Goal” podcast is former professional soccer star and Rhode Island native Michael Parkhurst.
Parkhurst is the co-founder of Rhode Island FC, a new professional club that will begin competing in the USL Championship in 2024. The club will play its home matches at a beautiful new stadium at Tidewater Landing in Pawtucket, and is hoping to create a top-notch soccer experience in Parkhurst’s home state.
Parkhurst, who starred for the New England Revolution during a decorated MLS career that saw him win Rookie of the Year and Defender of the Year, joined host Matt Langone to discuss the club, the importance of bringing professional soccer to Rhode Island and the long term vision for the team.
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