Jameson Lam

Jameson is a Managing Editor Intern for World Soccer Talk. He played soccer for 10 years while growing up and supports Arsenal and the United States National Team. Living in the San Francisco Bay Area necessitates him to be insane enough to get up as early as 4:45 on Saturday morning to watch the Gunners play on TV. His full time job is in public health research, though he manages to squeeze in his fill of soccer news and matches.
Arsenal Fans Take Over New York City For A Memorable Weekend
Arsenal Fans Take Over New York City For A Memorable Weekend

This past weekend, Arsenal fans came in from all over North America and England to make New York City the center of Gunner fandom. The much anticipated friendly against club legend Thierry Henry and his New York Red Bulls marked Arsenal’s first appearance in the United States since 1989. As […]

Travels in Brazil: Attending the FIFA Interactive World Cup at The Budweiser Hotel
Travels in Brazil: Attending the FIFA Interactive World Cup at The Budweiser Hotel

RIO DE JANEIRO — Budweiser has taken over the five-star Pestana Rio Atlantica Hotel on the Copacabana beach and transformed it into the Budweiser Hotel by Pestana.  Throughout the World Cup, the Budweiser Hotel has partnered with numerous brands to host exclusive parties and events.  Select partner events have included […]

Travels in Brazil: Street Art Critiques of the World Cup [PHOTOS]
Travels in Brazil: Street Art Critiques of the World Cup [PHOTOS]

RIO DE JANEIRO — For those viewers watching World Cup coverage on television in the United States on ESPN and Univision, there has been hardly any coverage, if any at all, since the opening day regarding the protests against FIFA and the World Cup, and what the residents think. Many […]

Can the USA Overcome the Psychological Blow Dealt By Portugal?
Can the USA Overcome the Psychological Blow Dealt By Portugal?

Thirty seconds. The USA was a mere 30 seconds away from a momentous victory and qualification into the knockout stage. Instead, all of that was snatched away right at the death in heartbreaking fashion and they had to settle for a 2-2 draw, along with just 4 points instead of 6. […]

Where To Watch The World Cup In San Francisco
Where To Watch The World Cup In San Francisco

San Francisco, and the Bay Area as a whole, is a very cosmopolitan city with a large soccer fan base from all over the world.  If you’re looking to watch the World Cup in a fun atmosphere and among fellow soccer fans, here are some suggestions covering both San Francisco […]

Cal FC Looks To Pull Off Another Magical Run in the US Open Cup
Cal FC Looks To Pull Off Another Magical Run in the US Open Cup

The Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is an annual competition open to all amateur and professional soccer teams affiliated with U.S. Soccer.  It is the oldest ongoing soccer competition in the United States. This year marks the 101st edition of the tournament and features a record 80 teams – 42 amateur […]

Real Madrid and Inter Milan to Play in Berkeley, California On July 26
Real Madrid and Inter Milan to Play in Berkeley, California On July 26

Real Madrid and Inter Milan will face off in the International Champions Cup at Kabam Field at California Memorial Stadium on the University of California, Berkeley campus on Saturday, July 26.  The match, set to be broadcast in more than 150 countries internationally and on Fox Sports 2 in the US, will […]

The Madness of Last Minute Rescheduling of Premier League Games
The Madness of Last Minute Rescheduling of Premier League Games

The Premier League claims that fans are the lifeblood of the game and it would be nothing without them. However, some of their actions make you wonder if they really mean that. Mega TV deals mean the Premier League has prioritized the broadcasters at the expense of fans. Despite the […]