Meet Gustavo Mazza - River Plate and NYCFC supporter!

Our 3rd TR member profile comes from Gustavo Mazza!

Name: 
Gustavo Mazza

Where You Live: 
Orange County, NY

Where You Are From: 
Argentina

What Other Teams You Support: 
River Plate (Arg.) Celta De Vigo (Spain)

Why You Support NYCFC: 
Because I always wanted to support a REAL New York team, In NY and not in another state!

A little bit about yourself: 
My family came to this country when I was 2, Grew up in Astoria, Queens.

I love all kinds of sport but Soccer is my passion. Played it up to High school and beyond with for a club in the Cosmopolitan league. I even tried out for the MLS in 1994 when they had open tryouts in NJ. I coached my son's teams.

I hung up my cleats 10 years ago, but the Passion for Soccer still burns strong in my soul!

Why You Love the Third Rail: 
Its' a New York team on NY soil!

It follows in the tradition of soccer clubs around the world. The teams have the city or town in their name because they ARE in the town or city!

Anything else to add?
I am really excited about this team and with my fellow Third Rails I want be part of building the history of this team!



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