With the World Cup officially behind us for the next four years, the attention of soccer fans has turned to the start of the pre-season for club soccer. In particular, several European sides, including Manchester United, Manchester City and other EPL squads, have staged exhibition matches in the United States with MLS teams as part…
The magic of April Fools’ Day is that, for a brief span of 24 hours, the line that we draw between fiction and reality becomes quite indistinct. Just yesterday morning, I was told by Google that they were looking for an individual to fill the position of Pokémon Master; needless to say, I spent the day on Google Maps filling out my Pokédex.
The arrival of a Starbucks in Tresidder Union eliminated a lounge area and has Tom Taylor wondering where he will go to watch soccer with his friends, as well as why Stanford is selling out on its students.
Reading FC has turned a season that once threatened relegation into one that looks almost certain to return it to the Premier League for the second time in its history
Maybe it’s because I’m finally starting to get the hang of American sports, or that I’m mellowing in my old age, but it seems like a while since I received any good hate mail in response to my columns.
Of all the memorable sights and sounds that the Olympics will bring to London next year, one of the strangest might be a British soccer team.