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Carmelo Anthony Bought A Soccer Team

Carmelo Anthony is now the proud owner of NASL team Puerto Rico FC, which will be the 13th team in the NASL starting in 2016. 

Anthony and his wife both have ties to the island, and he has expressed interest in doing business on the island for some time.

In an interview with ESPN FC, Anthony admitted to being a soccer fan.

"My passion for soccer has always been there," Anthony said.

American Dream: How One Player Went From College To The European Pros

It is a typical morning in Joensuu, a moderately-sized college town in Finland. There is a slight chill in the air of this industrial city on the Pielisjoki River as 23-year-old American Nathan Stockie wakes up and plans out his day. He has plenty of time to kill, as he does not have to be at work until 4:30pm that afternoon. What type of work does an American do in a Finnish town that does not require him to be there until 4:30? Bartender? Bouncer? Not quite. You see, Nathan is a professional footballer.

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