MLS Playoffs: Contenders and Pretenders

The MLS Playoffs start on October 19th. Here are my match-up predictions based on the released bracket. Tis the season for playoff soccer. The MLS Playoffs kick-off this week, and the bracket is out. There are some great match-ups to look at, but before we even dive in to the picks, let’s think of who … Read more

Landon Donovan On MLS Scoring Record, Scoring on Pedestrians in LA

Landon Donovan And Paul Eide Talking About Soccer In Los Angeles

Landon Donovan is the greatest American soccer player ever. And he became that while no one was watching – literally. “In the early days, there were two barometers,” said Donovan, the all-time leading scorer in the history of Major League Soccer about the attendance problems that once plagued the earliest days of the league. “One was, a … Read more

US Soccer Captain Clint Dempsey On The Art Of Goal Scoring

Clint Dempsey Has Scored 57 Goals For The USMNT

Clint Dempsey is the former captain of the US Men’s National soccer team. The 34-year-old is tied with Landon Donovan for the all-time USMNT goal record with 57 career goals. He is also a trailblazer in terms of Americans playing overseas, particularly in the Premier League, where US players have not gotten much respect. 

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I Went To L.A. To Interview JJ Watt & Sang Karaoke Vs. Kiefer Sutherland

JJ Watt is the NFL’s best defensive player, capable of superhuman displays each Sunday during the NFL season.

But when it was time to meet Jennifer Aniston he performed just like a regular guy.

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Hope Solo 100th Shutout (Video)

Hope Solo's 100th Shutout For USWNT

On 7/9/16, Hope Solo registered her 100th career shutout as goalie for the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team during a 1-0 victory over South Africa at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. After the victory, in this exclusive video, Hope Solo spoke about her 16 seasons as goalie for the USWNT, what it meant to her, … Read more

UEFA Europa League – What Is It?

What is the UEFA Europa League?

As a lifelong American, soccer has routinely occupied roughly the 8th tier of my personal Sports Interest Level. But as I’ve gotten older and had a child who eventually grew to love soccer, her interest got me into the youth version of the sport.

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