A Mexican guy who lives in LA told me that Landon Donovan is the best player in the world. He must know because he said that a lot of people play soccer in Mexico. Are there any good soccer players outside of the US or Mexico? I heard that David Beckham was good but he could not hack it in the MLS and had to go back to one of those little European leagues. I was happy to learn… Donovan is a fine player for the MLS. See his stats here: But try these guys out: Kaka: Drogba: Messi: Villa: There are a lot of others, but one of the above should do you good.
Originally aired May 31, 2002 – ESPN follows around budding US Soccer superstar Landon Donovan (then of the old San Jose Earthquakes) before the US National . . .