The China Bowl Blog – Part 1

Never be bored – that seems to be my mantra. In a life full of adventures and blessings, I must say, the past 22 years of Global Football has been fulfilling, extremely busy, and with surprises nearly every day. I seem to thrive on that. While it is not easy, I... read more

Coaching Veteran Excited To Head To China

Coaching American football in Asia will be nothing new to Team Stars & Stripes offensive and defensive line coach John Storey when he arrives in China this week for the Global Ambassadors Bowl. The veteran coach from Villa Angela St Joseph in Cleveland, Ohio, is... read more

Mexico To Host 2017 Global Youth Ambassadors Bowl

When the focus of the National Football League is on Mexico in November, Global Football will hold a day-long American Football fiesta, when the Global Youth Ambassadors Bowl is played in the Mexico City suburb of Toluca. The Bufalos American Football Club of Toluca... read more

Patrick Steenberge Helps Open Mexico’s Hall of Fame

Global Football President and Founder Patrick Steenberge was among the guests present at the Mexican American Football Hall of Fame, which was officially opened by Governor of the State of Mexico Eruviel Avila Velegas in Toluca on Saturday. The sport has been played... read more

American Football Celebrates With Mexico

Friends of Global Football from far and wide have written to the Mexico Hall of Fame President, Sergio Baz Ferreira to wish him well as the nation’s Sala de Fama building opens in Toluca, just outside of Mexico City. After Global Football Founder and President... read more

A Look At The Team Stars & Stripes Roster

Team Stars & Stripes has a roster of student-athletes drawn from both coasts of the United States, from California to New York, and several points in-between. El Camino head coach Jerry Ralph, who will handle offensive coordinator duties in China, had some very... read more

Team Stars & Stripes OC Jerry Ralph

El Camino High School head coach Jerry Ralph has traveled further in the name of coaching American football and discovering new cultures than he will when heading to Beijing and Shanghai for the Global Ambassadors Bowl China in April. A little more than 25 years ago,... read more

Team Stars & Stripes DC Bill Gallagher

Defensive Coordinator Bill Gallagher is very familiar with Team Stars & Stripes and the wonderful opportunity the Ambassadors Bowl China will provide for the visiting American high school travelers. Gallagher has served as head coach of the select team for each of... read more

Team Stars & Stripes Head Coach Chris Adamson

Team Stars & Stripes will become American football pioneers on April 1, when the squad of players and coaches selected from across the United States heads to Beijing and Shanghai to play in the Global Ambassadors Bowl and to discover a relatively mysterious... read more

Mexico Hall Of Fame To Open On Saturday

This Saturday, March 25, our neighboring country of Mexico will open its American Football Hall of Fame – Sala de Fama – building in Toluca, just outside of Mexico City. Global Football Founder and President Patrick Steenberge has been invited to head to... read more

Head To Australia With Global Football

Global Football is looking for an American high school football team eager to broaden its horizons and those of its student athletes by traveling to Australia to play against a visiting Japanese high school team during the College Football Sydney Cup Weekend. Stanford... read more