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Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union create Youth GM, USL union, Atlanta to win MLS Cup

Plus ManU sneak into last 16 of Champions League; U.S. Soccer observation from up north, eh; Zack Steffen’s potential trade to Manchester City; more.

Photo by Earl Gardner
Daily news roundups

News roundup: A Le Toux adieu and a jersey “swap”

Here’s the last roundup of the week, plus some World Cup stuff!

Photo by Earl Gardner
Daily news roundups

News Roundup: Union lose, MLS goal frenzy, and Morocco surprisingly unprepared

Also- Serie A is interesting, US Soccer tries to fix the NCAA, coaching rumors, and … Ken Tribbett?

Photo by Earl Gardner
Daily news roundups

News roundup: #DočkalWatch2018, Steel win, Morris’ ACL, and Bundesliga protests

Plus Burke returns to Bethlehem, LAFC’s boring uniforms, Johannsson scores, and Sepp Blatter says the darndest things.

Featured / Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly and the international friendly, part 2

Our two-part series on Philly and the international friendly concludes with friendlies after the Second World War.

Daily news roundups

Perkins vs. Seitz, Villa cool on Bradley, bad Union coverage

Seitz + Fred > Perkins? Aston Villa want a manager with EPL experience, bad Union coverage leads to a rant, and the Independence fall to Boston.

City sacks Mark Hughes
England / English Premier League

City sacks Mark Hughes

Manchester City have fired Mark Hughes and hired Roberto Mancini to a 3.5 year contract.  City spent $161 million in the summer in an effort to crack the top 4 and grab a Champions League place.    But they currently sit in 6th, six points behind 4th place Aston Villa. […]

EPL Update
England / English Premier League

EPL Update

What a week in the EPL. Only 3 teams grabbed full points, two by defeating top four sides (Wolves over Tottenham; Villa over United). Andrei Arshavin’s fantastic game-winner was made to look pedestrian by Wigan’s Maynor Figueroa. Watch for that one to pop up in Wonderland later this week. Stoke City 2-2 […]

EPL roundup
English Premier League

EPL roundup

Lescott and I both clench when nervous Man City 2-1 Chelsea Wearing the Irish green only a few angry hours after France drew a weak World Cup group, Shay Given took out his anger on Alfalfa Lampard. After Didier Drogba earned a penalty kick with a fantastic body feint and […]

Come on you Royals!
Coca-Cola Championship / Reading

Come on you Royals!

Rants and raves (but mostly rants) about following a 2nd division team. I am often greeted with the reaction of “Really?  Why?” when I tell people I am a Reading fan.  And it’s not the easiest explanation really.  Reading are toiling around in the relegation zone of the Championship this […]