Kevin Paredes @kparedes_7 | Perfect Soccer Podcast Ep.031

Kevin Paredes

In today’s episode: Paul interviewed rookie midfielder Kevin Paredes of DC United. Brandon discusses how DC United discovered him, being a pro soccer player at 17 year old, and what the MLS bubble was like.

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Time Stamp

0:00 - 1:10 Intro

1:11 - 1:30 First memory of playing soccer

1:31 - 2:08 Getting discovered by DC United at 13 years old

2:09 - 2:33 When did Kevin know he can be a pro?

2:34 - 3:08 Being in high school as an MLS player

3:09 - 3:58 Playing in 2020 MLS bubble

3:59 - 4:24 Dealing with the new normal

4:25 - 4:50 Experience playing in 1st MLS game

4:51 - 5:24 Pursue playing for the hometown team?

5:25 - 5:51 What do Kevin’s friends think that he’s a pro at 17?

5:52 - 6:29 Kevin telling his teachers hes a pro soccer player

6:30 - 6:58 Life as a pro

6:59 - 7:25 Missing out?

7:26 - 7:48 Perfect Soccer Ad

7:49 - 10:46 Quincy’s 5 questions

10:47 - 12:15 Off the pitch questions

12:16 - 13:28 Outro

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