Growing up, Clint Dempsey and his mom made a lot of long trips from his home in Nacogdoches, Texas to Dallas to train and play with the Dallas Texans.
Another long trip took him from Nacogdoches to Greenville, SC, for three years at Furman University. He left earlier after three great seasons with the Paladins.
Another long trip ended in Boston for the start of his professional career with the New England Revolution.
Then the longest of them all, to London in 2006, where he played five and a half years with Fulham.
There he played 185 games for Fulham in all competitions, scoring 60 goals. He
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