...provides the best account of the ASL and the so-called "Golden Years" of American soccer to date and , as such, is invaluable to the professional historian of the game as much as the soccer enthusiast...Jose should be applauded for meticulously piecing together such an authoritative record of these "forgotten years of American soccer". (Journal of Sport History
…provides numerous historical nuggets of import for the American and world game…Jose in this instance has accomplished a near-miraculous work of historical archaeology and he deserves full marks for his efforts. (Soccer and Society
...an extraordinarily comprehensive record of the times in both words and statistics.
About the Author
, a soccer historian and journalist Jose is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (Wiesbaden, Germany), a director of the Society for American Soccer History (Oneonta, New York), and a member of the Heritage Committee of the Ontario Soccer Association.