Melting pot

Alex El-Deir, President of the Salex Soccer League in Parkland, photographs for his web site ( www.brasa.cc) each of the teams in the semi-finals of his league's championship tournament before their games begin at Terramar Park in Parkland. 16 nationalities are represented among the players in the four semi-final teams, many in the census bureau's "other" category. Players in this melting pot league, are from: Columbia, Ecuador,Argentina, Uruguay, Mexico, Jamaica, Trinidad, Haiti, England, USA, Nicaragua, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Peru, and Honduras.
Carl Seibert/Staff
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