Goff on Gallardo

050408_Gallardo_1.jpg has put up Steve Goff's comprehensive profile on Marcelo Gallardo. The piece touches on every part of the midfielder's career, including an unexpected call from Argentina's biggest star, Diego Maradona. 

Also from the article: "I wanted a new challenge," said Gallardo, who also weighed offers from clubs in Germany, Argentina and Greece. "People around the world don't understand how well the game is played here. They underestimate it. It is very demanding physically. MLS will continue to evolve."

Read the full article right here and look for it on the cover of of the Washington Post sports section on Wednesday.