If there is such a thing as an American soccer icon, Brian McBride is it. Before Landon Donovan and last minute heroics, there was McBride paving the way as an example of how the game should be played. Fearless and relentless, he was also the very first draft pick in the inaugural MLS draft.
Current and future soccer players in this country owe a thank you to the likes of Brian McBride.
This video kind of sums it up.
Forget Chris Evans. McBride is Captain America.