Oklahoma Kiowas Feel Pride With Their Man at the World Cup

2:54 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Oklahoma Kiowas Feel Pride With Their Man at the World Cup

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Al Jazeera America looks at how the first tribally enrolled Native American to participate at the World Cup has fueled an interest in soccer in Carnegie, Oklahoma.
Tribal members leaned forward in their folding chairs in the final 10 minutes of the match, some wearing T-shirts with Wondolowski's likeness, listening intently, then cheering when one of the ESPN announcers intoned, "Fairy tale for Chris Wondolowski, another player who's really paid his dues in the game.