“It’s a pretty cool story, if I do say so myself. We’re far enough removed from that moment that we can capture it in that best light.”
-- Former U.S.
national team goalkeeper Tim Howard
, now the sporting director and a minority owner of USL club Memphis 901 FC, on the rights to an upcoming feature film about his life story being sold to
Amazon. The movie will cover Howard’s struggles with Tourette syndrome and his early career, culminating with his first season at Manchester United in 2003-04. Mark Ciardi
Films will produce the movie. Ciardi's credits include “The Rookie,” “Miracle” and “Secretariat." (Sports Business Journal