So Long World Cup, We Hardly Knew Thee…

  The countdown to Russia 2018 is officially on!  Stay tuned for a few wrap-up pieces on the football fest that was this past month, including my perspective on the USMNT’s showing, World Cup Best XI, and a few other… Continue Reading

Brazil 2014: Looking Ahead to the Round of 16

  The dust has finally settled on the group stage of World Cup 2014 and it’s hard to have imagined it being such an attacking goalfest nor could we have predicted the list of squads that are heading home and… Continue Reading

The Cruel and Brilliant Divinity of the Soccer Gods (World Cup 2014 Edition)

So, who are these ‘soccer Gods’ I continue to refer to?  While that’s not only a great question, it’s also one I can’t answer.  They’re nebulous, sporting beings that pull the gossamer marionette strings attached to each professional footballer to grace this… Continue Reading