Giuseppe Rossi, Fiorentina, Italy, the USA and What Might Have Been
Giuseppe Rossi, Fiorentina, Italy, the USA and What Might Have Been

It’s been a good week for Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi. He played in yesterday’s 2-0 away win against AC Milan. And, while his team lost midweek, he scored from the penalty spot Wednesday, giving his side its only goal in a 2-1 home loss to league leaders Napoli. The goal […]

Competition from Edinson Cavani Pushes Zlatan Ibrahimovic Towards His Best
Competition from Edinson Cavani Pushes Zlatan Ibrahimovic Towards His Best

Edinson Cavani’s move to from Napoli to Paris St. Germain was one of the surprise moves of last summer’s transfer window. The Parisians, after all, already had a world-class striker in Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Having the two of them in the same side seemed almost like trying to cram two lead […]

Romelu Lukaku: “I Want to Score More Goals Than The Strikers of Chelsea”
Romelu Lukaku: “I Want to Score More Goals Than The Strikers of Chelsea”

Last week, when queried about Romelu Lukaku’s success on loan to Everton this season, Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho replied, “It is one thing to play for Everton, another to play for Chelsea.” But surely a goal against Manchester City is a goal against Manchester City, regardless of the team it’s […]

With Momentum On Their Side, It’s Time to Start Taking Arsenal More Seriously
With Momentum On Their Side, It’s Time to Start Taking Arsenal More Seriously

It’s been relatively easy for many to discount Arsenal’s excellent start to their Premier League campaign. After all, they lost their first game, the table they currently sit atop is still somewhat topsy-turvy, and consider the relative quality of their opposition thus far. Yet with Tuesday’s authoritative 2-0 win over […]

Omar Gonzalez Demonstrates His Worth as a Designated Player at LA Galaxy
Omar Gonzalez Demonstrates His Worth as a Designated Player at LA Galaxy

Following the departure of David Beckham at the close of last season’s successful MLS Cup run-in, speculation was rife in the U.S. soccer world about who would take the former England captain’s place at the LA Galaxy. Beckham, along with U.S. international Landon Donovan and all-time leading Irish national team […]