Sporting KC goalkeeper’s new book released

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Sporting KC goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen’s athletic prowess on the soccer field is unmatched.  His friendly personality is infectious.  However, few fans are aware of the remarkable story that led him to the midwest.

He’s revealing the captivating details of his personal struggle and rise to becoming a soccer superstar in a new book titled  Welcome to the Blue Heaven: Don’t Bet Against the Goalkeeper.

Fans in Kansas City are already eating up the captivating details.  Nielsen stopped by the FOX 4 Studios on Thursday to talk about his new book.

The book is available at book stores across the metro, including Rally House, Kansas Sampler and Barnes & Noble. It’s also available at



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