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The unique tale of U.S. goalkeeper William Yarbrough

By Michelle Kaufman

mkaufman@MiamiHerald.com

At first glance, you'd never think William Yarbrough speaks perfect Spanish. But then he tells you his story, and it makes perfect sense... Here is a link to my story, and below are interviews in both languages...the US plays Cuba in Havana Friday at 4 p.m.

Watch interviews of Yarbrough in perfect English and perfect Spanish:

On his upbringing in Mexico but playing for the United States:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/sqhpttq1pdfbvk6iqgw3rb0yg22f8pht

On whether he wanted to play for Mexico or the United States:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/3vcl3enoebflma6xu1p2pl2uv9kclwii

On the languages he spoke growing up:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/9ouxzg961cxcz5cd08zjgfnp9p8ndvsq

On the opportunity presented by being called into this camp:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/17upc7owskafmfc5dunrxecb6v6elw6t

On how he's continued to improve as a goalkeeper:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/clt68h388cbzbh4z4oov55dsgt8aatsz

SPANISH

Acerca de su convocatoria a la Selección Nacional:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/ogalxqqev4tm20xbug405k5vfmzw9chd

Acerca de la oportunidad de representar a EE.UU. en un Mundial:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/aqpb3cjlg19kg7rjeddzqb40mizg85jm

Acerca de la calificación y la competencia en el Hexagonal:
https://ussoccer.box.com/s/1p9uegmqjydaslk50x9ahk7a2nxrh3tr

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