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June 21, 2010 7:07 PM

Scenes from a watch party, Episode VI

Given the recent struggles of the Chiefs and Royals, Kenneth Vega doesn’t see any reason why soccer can’t be the big thing in Kansas City. And Vega believes the World Cup is the perfect time to make converts. He speaks from experience. His parents moved to the U.S. from Venezuela in 1979, but the family went back for a visit when Vega was 16. It was 1998 and they were there during the World Cup in France. Venezuela didn’t qualify, but that didn’t stop the country from going Cup crazy.

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