Originally posted on PlayerFM.

On this episode of Uncle Sam’s Soccer Podcast, Rebel Nest Sports LLC Partner and founder of the National Independent Soccer Association (NISA) Peter Wilt calls in! We look at his journey through US Soccer and the founding of a new soccer league. Peter is well known for being the founding GM and longtime President of the Chicago Fire—winning multiple trophies including, an MLS Cup, a Supporters Shield, three (or four) U.S Open Cups. He was also named 1998 MLS Executive of the Year and Northwest Herald Sportsman of the Year. Throughout his career he helped launch multiple teams, including Chicago Red Stars and Indy Eleven.