Christopher Harris

Publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris founded the site in 2005. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who was born and raised in Wales, has lived in Florida since 1984, and supported Swansea City since 1979. Last but not least, he got engaged during half-time of a MLS game.
Newcastle v Everton: Live and Online
Newcastle v Everton: Live and Online

If you’re searching for a way to experience Sunday’s match between Newcastle and Everton online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Toon Army, Toffees and neutral fans from around the world chatting in real-time about the final. We’ll also be able to tip you off […]

Liverpool v Spurs: Live and Online
Liverpool v Spurs: Live and Online

If you’re searching for a way to experience Sunday’s match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Liverpool, Tottenham and neutral fans from around the world chatting in real-time about the final. We’ll also be able to tip you off […]

Arsenal v Sunderland: Live and Online
Arsenal v Sunderland: Live and Online

If you’re searching for a way to experience Saturday’s match between Arsenal and Sunderland online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Gunners, Sunderland and neutral fans from around the world chatting in real-time about the final. We’ll also be able to tip you off regarding […]

Aston Villa v West Ham: Live and Online
Aston Villa v West Ham: Live and Online

If you’re searching for a way to experience Saturday’s match between Aston Villa and West Ham United online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Villa, West Ham and neutral fans from around the world chatting in real-time about the final. We’ll also be able to […]

Man United v Wigan: Live and Online
Man United v Wigan: Live and Online

If you’re searching for a way to experience Saturday’s match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Manchester United, Wigan and neutral fans from around the world chatting in real-time about the final. We’ll also be able to tip […]

Liverpool Pays the Price for Poor Team Selection
Liverpool Pays the Price for Poor Team Selection

Rafa Benitez has himself to blame for Liverpool’s defeat last night in the Champions League. Deciding to put Leto and Aurelio on the left wing and Sissoko in the middle was a devastating mistake. It was almost as if Benitez seemed to not take Marseille too seriously, the first French […]

Barcelona Adventure
Barcelona Adventure

Covering La Liga from far away as we’ve been doing for the past 6 months like we have on forza futbol, we tend to see things antiseptically, second hand or translated and repackaged to fit another culture or another way of seeing things, whether it’s to reach the ex-pat Spaniard, […]

How I Missed The Greatest Comeback in 125 Years
How I Missed The Greatest Comeback in 125 Years

Life sometimes gets in the way of football. Juggling three kids, a full-time job and all of the boring aspects of life (getting a haircut, picking up or dropping off drycleaning, getting an oil change, etc), you may find yourself in a similar predicament to me where midweek matches become […]

Guest Appearance by Peter Brown from Divers & Cheats Podcast
Guest Appearance by Peter Brown from Divers & Cheats Podcast

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, October 3rd at 11pm ET for the return of the EPL Talk Show, a live one-hour Internet radio show featuring The Gaffer and a special guest.The special guest for this upcoming episode is Peter Brown, best known for the Divers & Cheats Podcast, and an […]

Setanta Sports Experience Not Optimal for ITVN & DISH Subscribers
Setanta Sports Experience Not Optimal for ITVN & DISH Subscribers

The recent deal between Setanta Sports and DISH Network gave the Irish broadcaster the potential to almost double its audience. With DirecTV and DISH Network offering Setanta Sports, the company has made a giant leap forward to getting into more homes throughout the United States. The challenge, however, is that […]

La Liga Ruins Chances of Closing Gap With Premier League
La Liga Ruins Chances of Closing Gap With Premier League

At the conclusion of the most recent La Liga season, the amount of interest in the premier Spanish league was perhaps the greatest it has ever been worldwide (and that includes the United States). However, the continuing media war in Spain is crippling La Liga’s chances of building a worldwide […]

Mediawars Continued
Mediawars Continued

Yesterday I was getting ready for the Real Madrid v Betis game on laSexta here in Barcelona, visiting family but futbol takes precedence at certain times, and I was watching the one hour pregame, with interviews and analysis and player profiles, all of the things that I wish I had […]

Could the US TV Audience for EPL Surpass UK?
Could the US TV Audience for EPL Surpass UK?

During the 2006/2007 season, the average UK TV audience for a Premier League match was 1.18 million, according to the industry newsletter TV Sports Markets. This compares with an average US TV audience of approximately 300,000 people watching a Premier League match on Fox Soccer Channel. While there’s a significant […]

07/08 Ticket prices for Premier League Clubs
07/08 Ticket prices for Premier League Clubs

As you’re sitting at home watching Premier League, spare a thought for the punters who are paying significant amounts to watch their home team play. How much? Scroll through the prices below to see the top prices for each category of matches. Category A matches are usually those versus the […]

Exorbitant Ticket Prices Fuels Arsenal’s Success
Exorbitant Ticket Prices Fuels Arsenal’s Success

Britain and the United States do share a common language, but there are times when words don’t translate so well between both countries. Such is the case yesterday when Arsenal announced a record $400 million in turnover. That’s “turnover” meaning revenue, not number of jobs in and out of a […]

Random Soccer News
Random Soccer News

FC Reading of Pennsylvania has arranged a training academy program with Everton. Did you know that The Telegraph newspaper has a media player on their site with a selection of audio and video clips? No, I didn’t either. Now I know what happened to The Telegraph’s Fantasy Football Podcast (it […]

Americans Invading the English Premier League
Americans Invading the English Premier League

When we talk about Americans in England, we always mention the same names: Brad Friedel, Marcus Hahnemann, Clint Dempsey, Carlos Bocanegra, Benny Feilhaber, Randy Lerner, Malcolm Glazer, etc, etc. But the American invasion isn’t just happening on the pitch. Listen closely and you’ll hear plenty more American accents associated with […]

Were Stars Playing for Mourinho FC or Chelsea FC?
Were Stars Playing for Mourinho FC or Chelsea FC?

All the talk the past few days about players only playing for Chelsea because Mourinho was there got me thinking whether they’d prefer to have Mourinho FC or Chelsea FC crests on their shirts? It’s a ridiculous thought, but in a way it does demonstrate the grip that Mourinho had […]