Elliott lives in Texas and his soccer journalism has been published at The Guardian, VICE Sports, FourFourTwo, Howler Magazine, The Blizzard, Yahoo Sports, and countless others.
About The Night Of The Virgin:
The Night Of The Virgin tells the story of Emmanuel “Manny” Hernandez, a young soccer prodigy living in Texas who one day wants to become a professional soccer player. There’s one big problem, though — he’s undocumented. But his legal status will not crush his dreams entirely. One day, he and his best friend Hector leave their lives in Texas behind and head to California to see what surprises and opportunities life has in store for them there. Over the course of the novel, we will see Manny grow from a brash young man into a loving father, but before he gets from point A to point B Manny will experience many triumphs, failures, mistakes, and regrets.