ENGLEWOOD, N.J. -- Happy birthday to professional soccer player Alejandro Bedoya, who was born in Englewood and raised in Florida. He will be 30 on April 29.
Bedoya plays for French club FC Nantes. He has also played in U.S. national teams -- and he played in all four of the U.S.' game in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
He plays from established soccer-playing stock. His father, who is Colombian, played professional soccer in Colombia, and his grandfather played for a Colombian football team based in Armenia.