Philippe Salazar – Featured Player of the Week

By Fusion FC

phil Q: Congratulations on scoring your first goal for Fusion. Can you tell us what it felt like, and what was running through your head at the time?
A: I had a rough start to the game and wanted to redeem myself so I took a chance and it paid off. When I scored, I felt stunned and suddenly I got a boost of adrenaline. It felt great!

Q: What do you love most about playing soccer?
A: I like my teammates because we always support each other and they make me laugh. I also love making a bone crushing tackle. I love the game.

Q: Who is your pick to win the Champion’s League this year?
A: I think Atlético Madrid because they had to face the toughest team in the quarter finals and semi finals.

Q: Who has had the most impact on your soccer career to date (i.e. a parent, relative, coach, professional role model, etc).
A: My coaches and my sister have had a positive impact on my soccer career. They have taught me to work hard and never give up. My parents have also supported me and have helped me stay focused.

Q: What are some of your goals for the rest of the season?
A: I would like my team to come in the top 3. I want to continue to improve my game and become an overall better player then I am now. I also really want to score another goal 🙂