Atlanta's subway soccer fields: the 'crazy' idea breaking down barriers

Check out this news piece in The Guardian on Station Soccer! 

Sanjay Patel, The Director of Strategic Projects, is quoted in the article about his first experiences with expressing the idea about "Station Soccer".

“My first meeting with Marta, I think they thought I was crazy,” recalls Patel. “Atlanta United was not around yet and someone asked, do people even play soccer in this city? But that motivated me. There was a lot of banging heads against walls, there were a lot of naysayers.”

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https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/18/atlanta-subway-soccer-fields-marta-streets#comment-114868223