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.
2007/2008 Premier League Predictions
2007/2008 Premier League Predictions

The past few weeks for EPL Talk have been extremely hectic (and that was even before the hospital episode). In addition to helping launch two new podcasts (La Liga Talk and Serie A Talk), I’ve been working on the redesigned web site, launching SoccerOnDish.com, interviewing people for the EPL Talk […]

Madrid go Dutch
Madrid go Dutch

After much speculation from the pundits (myself included) that Real Madrid would sign Arjen Robben, the club took a sidestep in their pursuit of some Dutch flair. On Monday, the club unveiled Dutch duo Wesley Sneijder and Royston Drenthe as their latest signings. Drenthe was acquired from Feyenoord for a […]

The Gaffer: It's Good to be Back
The Gaffer: It's Good to be Back

During the past few days, I’ve felt like I’ve been stranded on a deserted island. Instead of being in the Caribbean however, I’ve been stuck in a hospital after being rushed to the hospital on Wednesday night diagnosed with blood clots in my lungs. The good news is that I’m […]

Real Madrid sign Drenthe – is Robben next?
Real Madrid sign Drenthe – is Robben next?

Defending Spanish champions Real Madrid signed one of the summer’s hottest prospects, wing-back Royston Drenthe from Dutch club Feyenoord. The club did not give the terms of Drenthe’s transfer but sports daily AS report that a fee of €13 million (US$18 million) was paid for the Netherlands under-21 player. Drenthe […]

Forza Futbol
Forza Futbol

Alright, we’d like to take a short break from the news week and introduce ourselves, not The Gaffer or the Scout, or even Juan, but the three new names on the sidebar that just magically appeared one day with little explanation: Mando, Hannah and Elisa or Forza Futbol. Well, we […]

New Podcasts: La Liga Talk & Serie A Talk
New Podcasts: La Liga Talk & Serie A Talk

EPL Talk is proud to announce that we’ve doubled the number of podcasts on our network and now offer La Liga Talk and Serie A Talk in addition to Major League Soccer Talk and, of course, EPL Talk. Both La Liga Talk and Serie A Talk are brought to you […]

Sunderland v Spurs: Live and Online
Sunderland v Spurs: Live and Online

It’s hard to believe that the season is almost here. I can’t wait! If you’re searching for a way to experience Saturday’s first match of the new season between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur online, join the EPL Talk Chat hosted by BC John. We’ll have Sunderland, Tottenham and neutral fans […]

The Beautiful Game Podcast Calls It a Day
The Beautiful Game Podcast Calls It a Day

In news that is bound to shock many soccer podcast listeners, the hosts of The Beautiful Game Podcast have decided to pack it in after publishing their final episode released on August 6, 2007. According to TBG host Chris Slegg who broke the sad news on Facebook, “Unfortunately we’re going […]

Welcome to Serie A Talk
Welcome to Serie A Talk

It gives me great pleasure to unveil the latest web site and podcast for you, the soccer fan, and that’s Serie A Talk — focused on bringing you remarkable stories and interviews on the league that everyone either loves or hate: Italy’s Serie A. Please join me in welcoming the […]

Everything You Need to Know about Setanta & EPL Coverage In Canada
Everything You Need to Know about Setanta & EPL Coverage In Canada

There’s a lot of change happening in Canada for this upcoming 07/08 Premier League season and some of it can be quite confusing. That’s why EPL Talk decided to interview Shane O’Rourke from Setanta Sports to learn more about the Premier League coverage being available in Canada this season and […]

Fox Soccer Channel's Coverage of 07/08 EPL Season
Fox Soccer Channel's Coverage of 07/08 EPL Season

In this week’s episode of the EPL Talk Podcast, we feature an interview with two executives from Fox Soccer Channel where we discuss the 07/08 Premier League season and what we can expect to see and hear on the channel in relation to new shows, matches available via broadband and […]

Review of Community Shield Coverage on Fox
Review of Community Shield Coverage on Fox

It’s back again and it feels just as good as it did in May. Of course, I’m talking about English soccer and the Community Shield final, which kicked off today on Fox Soccer Channel. It wasn’t a classic (the Community Shield rarely is) but the quality of play on the […]

Interview with Setanta Sports regarding Canada
Interview with Setanta Sports regarding Canada

I know that there’s a large number of Canadian residents who read the EPL Talk Blog each day. It looks very likely that I’ll have an interview later today with Setanta to discuss the upcoming launch of their network in Canada and their Premier League TV rights. So, if you […]

Chelsea v Manchester United: Live & Online
Chelsea v Manchester United: Live & Online

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

Premier League News From Around the World
Premier League News From Around the World

It’s been one of the busiest weeks ever for EPL Talk and the season hasn’t started yet. We worked hard on getting you the world exclusive on breaking the official Setanta Sports news about being available on DISH Network including an interview with Setanta’s Shane O’Rourke. And we’re pleased to […]

Join the EPL Talk Premier League Prediction League
Join the EPL Talk Premier League Prediction League

More than 250 of you have already signed up for the EPL Talk Fantasy Premier League. If you haven’t had a chance to register for free yet, sign up today and see if you’re a better manager than Sven, Fergie, Jose, Rafa and ‘Arry. But if you’re in the mood […]

Recommended Soccer Blogs for your Reading Pleasure
Recommended Soccer Blogs for your Reading Pleasure

I’ve got to hand it to the bloggers on the EPL Talk Community who have been volunteering their time and writing lots of intelligent thought provoking articles over the summer (and last season). If you haven’t had a chance to catch them, you’re missing out. Some of the highlights include: […]

Premier League Launches Redesigned Website
Premier League Launches Redesigned Website

The Premier League today launched the redesigned version of their website at http://www.premierleague.com Designed and programmed by PremiumTV, the new web site is a stark improvement in design compared to the previous site which looked quite outdated. The colors red, white and blue are pretty dominant throughout the site. New […]