Freddy feeling right at home

November 20, 2003
By Marc Connolly
Plain and simple, Freddy Adu made the right choice.

The 14-year-old prodigy could've gone to any team in the world. And he would have prospered as a player and as a person wherever he went, whether it was Manchester United, Real Madrid or Chelsea.

But, there's an element of protection in staying home and playing in Major League Soccer. Of course, that means living at home with his mom, Emelia, in Potomac, Md., yet it's more than that. Had Adu decided to go abroad to play for ...

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