Greensboro author releases book on soccer in the USA:”Soccer: $tate in the States”, from Bob Lowe

“Soccer: $tate in the States” is available NOW.

The book, written by Bob Lowe, looks at the players, people and the business of pre-professional and pro soccer in the United States.

With the World Cup on the minds of America, “Soccer: $tate in the States” covers the men’s and women’s game from Division 4 up the pyramid to the first division (MLS and NWSL).

-Overview and analysis of the United State Men’s and Women’s National Teams.

-Comprehensive look at all pre-professional and pro leagues in the USA, including game recaps of 2022 championship matches.

-Review of salaries, player transfers, franchise fees, stadium building and other aspects of the soccer business.

-Glossary of soccer nomenclature for novices.

Additionally, there’s a Greensboro hook:
-Municipality rated as one of the USA’s top “soccer cities”

-Feature covering Appalachian FC, owned by former Greensboro College player and coach Jason O’Keefe. He also coached at App State, UNC and Elon.

-Coverage of introductory press conference announcing Carolina Core FC. The High Point MLS NEXT Pro club will be led by native son Eddie Pope, a US Soccer legend.

A PDF and/or Paperback book is available by request.

About the author: Bob Lowe, a lifelong sports journalist, has more than two decades of experience in collegiate athletic communications.

For more information, please contact Bob Lowe at