Finally, the MLS season begins! But first, let's have a brief post-mortem on the teams who are no longer with us. As Chekhov said, happy teams are all the same, but unhappy teams are each unhappy in their own ways. Or was that Sulu? Never...
FROM THE DESK OF DON MOTHER****IN' GARBER TO: Dianne Feinstein and Patty Murray Washington Senators Washington, DC 20510 October 6, 2016 Dear Pat & Di, I am in receipt of...
[​IMG] Yesterday, Sam Allardyce had his contract as England manager terminated after 67 days and just one...
This has been an eventful week for FC Dallas. First, congratulations to the Fighting Dallases on their second Lamar Hunt US Open Cup victory. The Dallas bandwagon over the past few years has been building up steam, and now Oscar Pareja has his...
(EDIT - ugh. A number of factual errors, pointed out by Roger Allaway in comments below. In the words of Alejandro Bedoya, my bad.) No, YOU had a long, uninteresting draft blog post of the Galaxy's injuries forcing them to write off the 2016...
[​IMG] A few months ago, the Football League, now stupidly rebranded as the English Football...
The best part of the new Minnesota MLS franchise? They were allowed to keep their old name! Welcome to MLS, Minnesota Kicks! [caption id="" align="alignnone"...
You've probably seen similar charts over the past weekend, but here are two that I think inform the conversation: USWNT OLYMPIC RESUTS: 1996: Gold 2000: Silver 2004: Gold 2008: Gold 2012: Gold 2016: Oops WNT WORLD CUP AND OLYMPIC...
August is heating up, which means that another slate of MLS action is upcoming this weekend. With only six playoff spots up for grabs in each conference, teams are becoming more aggressive in hopes of making the playoffs. The leaders of each...
In retrospect, what doomed Sigi Schmid in Seattle was something completely out of his control. When the Sounders FINALLY got over on the Galaxy in the playoffs last year, I thought that bought Sigi time. I realize Sounders fans were losing...