“My position is this: street soccer is the most natural educational system that can be found.” – Rinus Michels, Famous Dutch Soccer Coach and Pioneer of the ideal of Total football

"The street taught us,'' Cruyff added. "Messi grew up like this.'' Barcelona's clever little Argentine also drew an appreciative comment from Bergkamp. "Messi taught himself instead of a coach saying 'run from cone to cone with the ball, do this, do that'.''

Street soccer, in itself, is a simple concept.  It’s the idea that all you need is: a couple of friends, a little space, a ball, and a goal.  ”The ball was strummed as if it were a guitar, a source of music Edgar Gaelano.