On Saturday Indy Eleven needed to score at least three goals to win the 2016 NASL Spring Championship. Cue Eamon Zayed who scored three out of the four goals that earned Indy the title. It’s yet another amazing story to add to the life of the man who earned the nickname ‘Mr. Hat-trick’ over twelve months spent in Iran. Zayed’s story is irresistible: He’s an Irish-born Libyan International who had played club soccer in Ireland, Iran, Norway, and Malaysia. TUFCast had to get him on our pod after we heard he was joining the league.
We spoke to Eamon in February where we found he had both a cache of thoroughly interesting stories and a personality to match them. Have a listen: