Following Philadelphia Union's April 6th match against FC Dallas, join defender Ray Gaddis in a conversation about his faith and its impact on his career. The long-time Union fullback has always been proud of his faith and how it affects him and the decisions he makes both on and off the pitch.
For Gaddis, the dream of becoming a professional soccer player started at a young age, and even then it was guided by faith. “When I was a little kid, I told my parents, and my Dad has a recording of me saying, I’m going to be a professional soccer player. My faith has played a big role in that,” Gaddis explains.
When he plays for Philadelphia Union, the unwavering guidance of his faith helps Gaddis remain calm under pressure and respond with respect when challenged during a match. Come hear a player that has adopted Philly as a second home speak about why his faith has remained such a prominent part of his life since long before he joined the Union.