New coach: Expansion team hires Claude Anelka to be head coach; faces Whitecaps Saturday
Midway through a phone interview on Thursday, as AC St. Louis was departing their hotel to face the Portland Timbers, head coach Claude Anelka asked for a moment, then yelled to his team: "Passports! IDs!"
It has been a challenging and slightly bizarre introduction to USSF D-2 soccer for Anelka, the older brother of well-known Chelsea and France striker Nicolas. CLICK HERE to read the article.