Spector aims to boost World Cup credentials

September 19, 2005
By Andrew Winner
Jonathan Spector has an uncanny ability to seize opportunities. The 19-year old has been doing it for his entire soccer career.

Perhaps Spector's maturity helps him make the best of his situations. Soft-spoken and polite off the field, the young American plays with the poise and tranquillity common among world-class defenders, exerting a calming influence when he's on the field.

Spector, who signed with Manchester United in the summer of 2003, exudes a quiet confidence of ...

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