Soccer America goes to the movies

The best soccer movies? Here are the favorites of Soccer America interviewees.

Bruce McGuire
The Van directed by Stephen Frears
Victory directed by John Huston 
Gregory's Girl (starring Clare Grogan from the band Altered Images) directed by Bill Forsyth
Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (with audio by my friend Kevin Shields from the band My Bloody Valentine) directed by Douglas Gordon
Once In A Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos directed by John Dower & Paul Crowder


Keegan Pierce
Take The Ball, Pass The Ball (2018)
The Damned United (2009)
Zidane, A 21st Century Portrait (2006)
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos (2006)
Chivas USA: Sí, se puede (2005)

Steven Goff
The Damn United
The Other Final
Fever Pitch” (English version, not the American baseball version)
The Cup
Sixty Six
Victory

Alexi Lalas
Victory

Grant Wahl
The Damned United
Victory
Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait
Bend It Like Beckham
The Game of Their Lives

Lesle Gallimore
The Damned United
Pele: The Birth of Legend

Sissi
Pelé: Birth of a Legend
Her Best Move
Bend it like Beckham

Benjamin Ziemer
Pele: The Master and his Methods
Victory
Pelada

Ronnie Woodard
The 99ers
Dare to Dream: The Story of the U.S. Women's Soccer Team


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Ian Plenderlieth's reviews of 'behind-the-scenes' documentaries --  First Team: Juventus, Manchester City: All Or Nothing, Sunderland Til I Die:
Is this really what a soccer club's like? Assessing the current wave of 'behind-the-scenes' documentaries

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