The Author

Juan Arango
Juan Arango

Juan Arango has been writing for the past seven years for various online and print publications in the United States and abroad. Juan started his career at Goal.com as a South American and Spanish league writer then would move transition into the television side working on the soccer matches from Peru, Mexico, and Bolivia over at Gol TV. He returned from a four-year stint in Connecticut, where he worked with ESPN International behind the cameras. Juan also covered high school, collegiate, and professional American sports for various outlets. He returned to Gol TV in 2010, where he is now doing play-by-play for the Argentine, Spanish and Brazilian leagues as well as hosting both La Liga 360 and Oh My Gol! You can also hear him on his weekly segment covering La Liga on Yorkshire Radio in the UK. His career has also seen him do color commentary for the 2009 and 2011 Gold Cup. On the writing end Juan is contributor to 90:Soccer, In Bed With Maradona and several other publications around the world. He was rocked to sleep by tall tales of the 1970 Brazil team, fell in love with the 1989 and 1990 Milan teams, and cried when Atlético Nacional won the Copa Libertadores in 1989.