VIDEO: Clarence Seedorf on U.S. Soccer

A.C. Milan Midfielder and Dutch International, Clarence Seedorf talks football in the States.

Milan midfielder Clarence Seedorf speaks about the development of soccer in the United States, and where how the game is progressing in our country. As we rapidly approach the 2010 World Cup, Seedorf's words are encouraging as he compliments the athleticism of American players. However, in his opinion the Dutch playmaker believes that in order for the nation to progress it must establish a distinct soccer identity. Seedorf sites Holland's reputation of developing cerebral attacking players that are raised in the Total Football culture to compete against bigger European nations.

Milan midfielder Clarence Seedorf speaks about the development of soccer in the United States, and where how the game is progressing in our country. As we rapidly approach the 2010 World Cup, Seedorf's words are encouraging as he compliments the athleticism of American players. However, in his opinion the Dutch playmaker believes that in order for the nation to progress it must establish a distinct soccer identity. Seedorf sites Holland's reputation of developing cerebral attacking players that are raised in the Total Football culture to compete against bigger European nations. Similarly, Seedorf believes that the United States needs to outline its ambitions and approach in a more formalized manner.