What They're Saying: Ruben Kihuen

“When he walked in, I was like, ‘You know what? It was the first Nevadan to play in the World Cup and I’m glad it’s Herculez.' Destiny is destiny. For me, I wasn’t destined to be a professional soccer player.”

-- Nevada representative and former Nevada prep player of the year Ruben Kihuen, whose dream to play pro soccer for Chivas ended with a foot injury suffered days before a scheduled tryout, on watching former training partner Herculez Gomez at the 2010 World Cup. Kihuen represented the Democrats in Tuesday's Congressional Soccer Game. (Roll Call)
2 comments about "What They're Saying: Ruben Kihuen".
  1. Craig Cummings, May 23, 2017 at 10:16 p.m.

    Some of these old guys played soccer?

  2. Quarterback TD, May 24, 2017 at 9:55 a.m.

    Totally bizarre-- I am very confuse after reading this

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