Eric Calvillo @ericcalvillo26 | Perfect Soccer Podcast Ep.034

In today’s episode: Paul interviewed midfielder Eric Calvillo of the San Jose Earthquakes. Eric discusses skipping college and playing for the New York Cosmo, signing to the MLS, and playing for USMNT as a youth.

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Time Stamp

0:00 - 1:12 Intro

1:13 - 1:47 First memory of playing soccer

1:48 - 2:58 Youth career

2:59 - 4:07 Skipping college and going pro

4:08 - 5:33 Playing for the USMNT

5:34 - 6:18 Signing with the New York Cosmos at 17

6:19 - 7:13 Experience playing for the New York Cosmos

7:14 - 7:41 San Jose Earthquakes discovering Eric

7:42 - 8:13 Signing to the MLS

8:14 - 9:17 Pro debut vs MLS debut

9:18 - 11:39 Playing in the 2020 MLS bubble

11:40 - 12:01 Perfect Soccer Ad

12:02 - 15:52 Quincy’s 5 questions

15:53 - 20:18 Off the pitch questions

20:19 - 21:18 Outro

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