Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash and NBA Stars Play Soccer During World Cup Fever

Lance Fresh@@LanceFreshFeatured ColumnistJune 27, 2014

Bleacher Report

Steve Nash is an elite basketball player who has a strong passion for soccer. He is notorious for organizing games throughout the country, and he has a clause in his contract that allows him to play soccer in the offseason.

Nash organized Showdown, a charity soccer event to raise money for The Steve Nash Foundation. He invited former teammate Dirk Nowitzki and other NBA players to participate. 

Nash and others talked Showdown and the World Cup and shared their passion for the game with Lance Fresh.

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