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Author Archives: Christopher Harris

About Christopher Harris

Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. 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 has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.

Tell Us What You Thought of the EPL Talk Show

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If you attended the EPL Talk Show or listened to it via the podcast episode, please take a couple of minutes and answer a brief nine question survey so we can learn what you thought about the show and how … Continue reading

The £60m Playoff

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The push for the Premiership kicks off, as the first legs of the Championship semi-finals take place this weekend. On Saturday, 6th place Southampton host 3rd place Derby County. Southampton will be without skipper Claus Lundekvam, who suffered ankle ligament … Continue reading

Spurs Unveil Four New 07/08 Shirts

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Tottenham Hotspur has unveiled their new shirts for the 07/08 season. But in a move that’s bound to irate many Spurs fans, the club has released four different jerseys, one of which is a special 125th anniversary shirt (click for … Continue reading

Middlesbrough Unveils New Crest

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Last week it was Aston Villa updating its crest. This week it’s Middlesbrough. The northeast club has decided to follow a similar tactic to Villa by unveiling a radically different logo that plays up the team’s proud history. While I … Continue reading

Aston Villa's North American Tour On Hold

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Plans for Aston Villa’s North American tour this July may be rescheduled or postponed depending on whether UEFA awards Villa the Fair Play Award and thus entry into next season’s UEFA Cup. The Fair Play Award is given to teams … Continue reading

EPL Talk Show: Everything You Need to Know

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Tomorrow sees the debut of the EPL Talk Show, an interactive football talk-show available live via the Internet. It’ll begin precisely at Noon ET (9am PT, 5pm UK time), so be sure to log on when the “doors open” at … Continue reading

Is Alex Ferguson A Nut?

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One of the EPL Talk visitors, Charles Kerr, has emailed an excellent question about English Premier League managers. Rather than answer the question myself, I thought I’d let you, the reader, review it and offer your own expertise by answering … Continue reading

Preseason Friendlies for Premiership Clubs

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It’s the time of the year when the Premiership clubs begin announcing dates for their preseason friendlies. In the United States, of course, we’re keeping our eyes out for matches involving English teams coming here. But, so far, the majority … Continue reading

Aston Villa Extends North American Tour to Columbus

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Aston Villa has announced the second match of its North American tour. Villa is scheduled to play against Columbus Crew in a friendly on Saturday, July 28 at the Columbus Crew stadium. Since the match will be on a Saturday … Continue reading

Man United v West Ham: Live and Online

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If you’re searching for a way to experience Sunday’s Premiership match between Manchester United and West Ham online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by bcjohn. We’ll have Man Utd, Hammers and neutral fans from around the world chatting in … Continue reading

John Nicholson: Wide Awake In America

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By John NicholsonPalm Springs, for a pallid white kid from the industrial wastelands of the north east of England is about as close to Eden as I’m likely to get. As I write its 90 degrees in the shade, the … Continue reading

Man United v Chelsea: A Visit to Old Trafford

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Today is a convenient time to wrap up my articles about the EPL Talk Tour that I took in November. The tour took me to England for five matches in 10 days, where I reported my experiences via the blog, … Continue reading

Interview with MyFootballClub.co.uk

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The May 7th episode of the EPL Talk Podcast features an exclusive interview with Tim Glynne-Jones of MyFootballClub.co.uk. What is My Football Club, you may ask? And why should you care? I’ve come across several hundred soccer web sites in … Continue reading

Aston Villa to Play Toronto FC in Preseason Friendly

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Toronto FC announced today that the club will play Aston Villa in a preseason friendly on Wednesday, July 25 at BMO Field in Toronto, Canada. Villa is expected to announce more preseason friendlies in the coming weeks, which will be … Continue reading

TV Schedule Announced for Final EPL Sunday

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The TV schedule has been announced for the final matches of the Premiership season. Fox Soccer Channel will show the Manchester United against West Ham United match, while Setanta Sports will show Portsmouth v Arsenal. The schedule is as follows: … Continue reading

Get Ready for a New Soccer Show

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This Saturday, the first interactive soccer radio show of its kind will debut with star guests, prizes and unique football topics. It’s the inaugural episode of the EPL Talk Show, which you can participate in live wherever you live in … Continue reading

Still Lots to Play For in the English Premier League

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We’re now into the final week of a long but memorable Premier League season. While we know Manchester United is champions, there’s still much to play for this week. And it’s no surprise that the Premiership revolution will be televised. … Continue reading

Real Madrid Turn On The Class Again at Bernabeu

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Real Madrid’s midfield maestro Guti lit up the Bernabeu stadium tonight with three golden passes that edged his side over Sevilla, 3-2. In a fantastic match, Real was on fire tonight. Now just two points behind Barcelona, Real Madrid is … Continue reading