The Utica Observer Dispatch (OD) covered Redeemer Cup 2011 with an article entitled “At Redeemer’s Cup, ‘everybody knows the language'”. Here is an excerpt:
Families of various ethnicities were scattered along the sidelines of the fields at Proctor Park Saturday chattering amongst themselves, but many were unable to understand the adjacent family’s conversation.
When it comes to soccer, however, there’s no barrier.
“Everybody knows this language,” Redeemer Cup volunteer Dan Pope said. “It’s pretty universal.” Read more here “At Redeemer’s Cup, ‘everybody knows the language'”.