Matt Negrin

Matt Negrin is writing a book about soccer fans around the world and at the World Cup. He has written for newspapers, websites and TV, and has moved around so much in the past few months that depending on when this story runs, there's no way to know exactly where he'll be.

Stories By Matt Negrin

The Greatest Fans on Earth

A startup soccer team in Dortmund once gave the steelworkers and coalminers of this hardscrabble German city something to live for. A century later, their die-hard descendants are still bleeding black and yellow.