Alex Crognale | Perfect Soccer Podcast Ep.066

In today’s episode: Paul interviewed Perfect Soccer defender for USL Championship club Birmingham Legion, Alex Corgnale. Alex discusses his soccer journey, playing overseas for 6 years then making it to the MLS, and how he got into crypto/NFTs.

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Time Stamp

0:00 - 1:28 Intro

1:30 - 2:25 First memory of playing soccer

2:25 - 5:15 Realizing his potential

5:15 - 6:55 Alex’s college recruitment process in Dallas starts as a sophomore

6:58 - 8:36 Alex signs a homegrown contract - no draft needed!

8:37 - 10:41 Alex’s memorable debut

10:42 - 12:03 Scoring his first MLS goal as a defender

12:05 - 14:47 Why the USL is crucial for pro soccer in the U.S

15:11 - 16:01 Thoughts on returning to the MLS

16:03 - 21:30 Alex’s venture into crypto and NFTs

20:31 - 26:28 Quincy’s 5 questions

26:30 - 27:52 Outro

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