Why Rayados? I asked. “That’s my home team.” Only seconds into our conversation I learned that her favourite team, Rayados de Monterrey, won their league match in Mexico the day before. Miriam is a true fan. Back in Monterrey she goes to the stadium and gives her team a proper support. She recently came to Montreal with intention to stay for six months and study … Continue reading RAYADOS DE MONTERREY, MIRIAM

Portugal, Patrick

Why Portugal? I asked. “I went to visit Portugal. It’s a beautiful place.” I noticed Patrick driving by and then stopping at the local gas station. I walked back and approached him. Patrick doesn’t follow soccer much. He is simply too busy, he says; artist, musician, rapper, all around party organizer. A few years back he visited Boom Festival in Idanha-a-Nova and had a fantastic time, fell … Continue reading Portugal, Patrick