Global Soccer, Global NYC

Soccer in NYC Reimagined Through the Rivalries, Identity, Migration, and Politics of the World's Game in the Preeminent Global City

Celebratory Colombian fans following Colombia’s 1-1 draw with Brazil at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on November 14th 2012. Most Colombians viewed the result against the five-time world champions as an emphatic victory and consistent with their country’s resurgent national narrative, both on and off the pitch.