Kartik Krishnaiyer

A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
Wayne Rooney Responds to Paul Scholes’ Criticisms
Wayne Rooney Responds to Paul Scholes’ Criticisms

Late last month Manchester United legend Paul Scholes discussed how he felt about Wayne Rooney’s role as the focal point of England’s attack. While speaking to reporters in Miami following England’s 2-2 draw with Ecuador on Wednesday, Rooney responded to Scholes criticisms of him. “To be honest, I’m not really […]

Why the USMNT “Diamond” Formation Can Work Well for Jürgen Klinsmann
Why the USMNT “Diamond” Formation Can Work Well for Jürgen Klinsmann

American soccer fans have been in the last week obsessing over Jürgen Klinsmann’s decision to scrap the 4-2-3-1 formation for recent friendlies and play with a midfield diamond. The developed narrative has claimed that the United States lacks adequate defensive cover from midfield in this formation. Klinsmann however has been […]

Swiss International Philippe Senderos Joins Aston Villa
Swiss International Philippe Senderos Joins Aston Villa

Fulham’s relegation from the Premier League has given Aston Villa an opportunity to bolster its defensive corps. Philippe Senderos who is on the Swiss World Cup team signed with Paul Lambert’s side today. The former Arsenal defender will compete for a starting place in the side. Senderos said:   “I’m really […]

Mexican Champions Leon to Visit Dallas for July Friendly
Mexican Champions Leon to Visit Dallas for July Friendly

Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas will play host to a friendly between Liga MX teams Club Leon and Santos Laguna on Sunday, July 6 at 5 p.m. Central Time, it was announced earlier today. FC Dallas’ home stadium has become a regular venue for friendlies involving Liga MX sides. Heading […]

Spurs Chasing Bayern and USA Starlet Julian Green According to Report
Spurs Chasing Bayern and USA Starlet Julian Green According to Report

Youngster Julian Green was a controversial inclusion in Jürgen Klinsmann United States World Cup Squad. The Bayern Munich prodigy is according to the Metro, subject of a potential transfer bid from Tottenham Hotspur. The reported £5 million bid from Spurs owes itself according to the report to new Tottenham boss […]

Diego Costa Completes Medical at Chelsea Before Finalizing £32million Move
Diego Costa Completes Medical at Chelsea Before Finalizing £32million Move

Diego Costa has completed a medical in anticipation of a move to Chelsea, reports The Guardian newspaper. The 25 year-old Atletico Madrid forward would significantly boost the attacking options for manager Jose Mourinho next season. The Blues struggled this past season with three inconsistent strikers and it’s entirely possible Mourinho […]

FIFA Prepared to Combat Match Fixing At World Cup In Brazil, Says Exec
FIFA Prepared to Combat Match Fixing At World Cup In Brazil, Says Exec

FIFA have been notified by the governing body’s internal security representatives that the World Cup is under threat from match fixers, according to a report in The Daily Mail newspaper. Ralf Mutschke, FIFA’s head of security and a former Interpol Executive, is prepared for the potential of fixing attempts. In […]

Rickie Lambert In Talks to Join Liverpool From Southampton For £9million
Rickie Lambert In Talks to Join Liverpool From Southampton For £9million

Liverpool are reported to be in-line for a shock swoop for Rickie Lambert  The 32 year-old Southampton striker could provide critical depth for the Reds as they prepare to compete in the UEFA Champions League for the first time in five seasons. The reported £9million deal would be a good […]

Arsenal Defender Bacary Sagna Confirms He’s Leaving Club
Arsenal Defender Bacary Sagna Confirms He’s Leaving Club

One of the worst kept secrets in English football has now been officially confirmed by the player. Bacary Sagna’s Arsenal career has ended. “It’s no longer a secret: I’ll leave Arsenal,” Sagna told L’Equipe. “They tried to make an effort, but the discussions have not gone in the direction I […]

England Needs to Play Like Liverpool in the World Cup, Says Paul Scholes
England Needs to Play Like Liverpool in the World Cup, Says Paul Scholes

Livepool’s scintillating brand of soccer brought them within a whisker of a Premier League title this season. In the process, Jordan Henderson, Raheem Sterling and Daniel Sturridge all emerged as great hopes for England in a World Cup year. The style of play was so refreshing that even a club […]

Liverpool Have Made a £16million Bid For Highly-Rated Spanish Left Back
Liverpool Have Made a £16million Bid For Highly-Rated Spanish Left Back

Liverpool have made a bid worth £16 million to Sevilla for Alberto Moreno, according to published reports. The Reds have had a revolving door of left-backs over the course of the past few seasons with veterans Jose Enrique and Ally Cissokho (who has returned to Valencia after a loan stint […]

Luis Suarez Likely to Make Uruguay Return Against England in World Cup
Luis Suarez Likely to Make Uruguay Return Against England in World Cup

Luis Suarez has told his Liverpool teammates he will be fit to face England in Uruguay’s second group game in this summer’s World Cup against England. Suarez underwent a minor operation last week following a knock he picked up in the Reds final Premier League match of the season against […]