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Last night I read a really interesting article about Herculez Gomez, a current Mexican club player whose roots are American club soccer. However, his talent and potential was never fully realized in the MLS or in American soccer. He was told at certain points to consider ending his career. But he did not let any of this negativity or criticism discourage him. Instead, he used it to fuel himself and reach a point in his career where he finally feels accomplished and appreciated. He has now played for several different Mexican clubs where he has displayed a certain potency in the striker position. His Mexican club career boasts something on the order 50 goals in about three years, around 10 of those goals being scored against MLS teams. So as this article I read asks, what else does Herculez Gomez have to prove to us? He has led an immensely successful career now. He climbed up from the underdog label and made a respectable name for himself. He doesn’t care whether or not the MLS wants him back, because he’s garnered success and respect somewhere else. Why should he come back to the league that didn’t see his potential or want to help develop him?