Nurturing Soccer Champions

— NPR's Tom Goldman reports on "Project 40." It's a plan designed to improve the state of American soccer. The program takes the best young players out of college, and puts them in a year-round professional environment. However, critics say this may not be the best way to foster young talent.

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