Ranking the National Anthems of the World Cup Teams
Ranking the National Anthems of the World Cup Teams

Throughout the World Cup viewers are able to witness the playing of every participant’s national anthem. This can be a moving experience for the participants. It also provides people around the globe the opportunity to observe national pride through the singing (and sometimes screaming) of the words. During the Chile-Brazil […]

3 Reasons American Soccer Fans Should Watch the World Cup On Univision
3 Reasons American Soccer Fans Should Watch the World Cup On Univision

As an American who was raised speaking English, some may question me when I say that Univision is far superior viewing for the World Cup. My primary rationale lies in the announcers for each game. While Ian Darke calling US and England games has become a staple, I cannot continue […]

Mexico and Brazil Go Into Game With Different Expectations
Mexico and Brazil Go Into Game With Different Expectations

Group A saw the expectations of many come to fruition on Match-day 1. The future for Group A begins today with Brazil-Mexico and continues tomorrow with Cameroon-Croatia. Here is each team’s scenario entering Matchday 2: Brazil Despite the controversial penalty that was awarded to Brazil against Croatia and lack of […]

6 Reasons Why Cardiff Manager Malky Mackay Needs to Stay In Charge At City
6 Reasons Why Cardiff Manager Malky Mackay Needs to Stay In Charge At City

It’s been a rough week for Cardiff City supporters, the club, manager and players — all because of the inane actions by club owner Vincent Tan. While Cardiff are trying to set up talks between Tan and Malky Mackay to settle their differences, it’s important that Tan sticks with Mackay […]

Evaluating the Strength of Each of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Groups
Evaluating the Strength of Each of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Groups

It should come as little surprise that the World Cup groups are unbalanced. As I mentioned in a previous article, the lack of balance in place of geographical parity has led to groups that will either excite or bore depending on the country you most want to watch. What follows […]

4 Revealing Observations From the World Cup 2014 Pots Selection
4 Revealing Observations From the World Cup 2014 Pots Selection

Now that the World Cup pots have been confirmed, countries around the globe will be tuned in Friday for the official draw. Managers will now have to quell nerves and focus on preparing their staffs for the task of scouting their future opponents. With a six month preparation window, final […]

Open Letter to CONCACAF: Why the CONCACAF Champions League is a Joke
Open Letter to CONCACAF: Why the CONCACAF Champions League is a Joke

Last night, I watched Arabe Unido (from Panama) beat Houston Dynamo 1-0 in the CONCACAF Champions League. Aside from the vile filth that was supposedly futbol, I could not help but notice a few reasons why CONCACAF will never have a successful Champions League like that of UEFA. As such, […]

Preview Of This Weekend’s Premier League Matches, Gameweek 8
Preview Of This Weekend’s Premier League Matches, Gameweek 8

Huzzah! The international break is over. Saturday, Sunday and Monday will provide viewers with an interesting set of fixtures in the Barclays Premier League. A list of the fixtures, times, television broadcast, a quick set of key points and the latest on injuries are as follows: Saturday, October 19, 2013  […]

Cardiff City vs Newcastle United Preview: Premier League Gameweek 7
Cardiff City vs Newcastle United Preview: Premier League Gameweek 7

Cardiff City Stadium: Saturday, October 5th, 10:00EST As Round 7 of the Premier League approaches on Saturday, one of the more intriguing matchups will be outside of England in South Wales. Cardiff City host Newcastle United at the Cardiff City Stadium in what can only be described as a game […]