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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.

Champions League Final Underwhelms

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It was by no means the prettiest of Champions League finals. And, in fact, it was another example of the overall decline of football during the past one to two years. Instead of the beautiful free-flowing football that we all … Continue reading

West Brom v Derby County: Live and Online

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The football season may appear over, but there’s still plenty of action within the next two weeks. First is this Monday (Memorial Day) for the Coca-Cola Championship clash between Derby County and West Bromwich Albion (9am ET, Setanta). The match … Continue reading

The Fear in Football

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It’s something that most Premier League clubs have and it’s ruining the game. It’s called The Fear. I brought up the topic last night when I interviewed Rodney Marsh for this Monday’s EPL Talk Podcast episode. Why is four-five-one more … Continue reading

Changes Needed for Champions League Tournament

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By John NicholsonThe Champions League has produced some classic, top quality games this season, it always does, but like the F.A Cup, it produced a poor final that left me feeling that neither side really deserved to win it and … Continue reading

Coming Soon: An Interview with Rodney Marsh

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EPL Talk will be interviewing Rodney Marsh this week. If you have any questions you’d like me to ask the NASL and QPR legend, post them here or e-mail them to thegaffer[at]epltalk[dot]com. Catch the interview with Marsh this Monday on … Continue reading

Constructive Criticism of Liverpool in CL Final

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Episode two of the EPL Talk Show is now live with guest co-host John Nicholson from Football 365. The show was recorded live just hours after the conclusion of the Champions League Final. Thanks to everyone who participated in the … Continue reading

EPL Talk Show: Champions League Final Special

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Don’t forget to listen to tonight’s live episode of the EPL Talk Show (10pm ET, 7pm PT, 3am GMT) where we’ll discuss the Champions League Final and chat with guest co-host John Nicholson from Football 365. Here’s how you can … Continue reading

Aston Villa Restores Holte Hotel to its Former Glory

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In the next few weeks, Aston Villa will reopen a part of its history when the Holte Hotel restoration is completed outside Villa Park. The Victorian building, which dates back to the 19th century, used to feature 10 bedrooms, its … Continue reading

How Much Premier League Clubs Earn from Sponsorship Deals

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While we all know that Manchester United finished at the top of the Premier League table this season, how do the top 20 teams compare in the financial league table? How much money are the teams pulling in from their … Continue reading

Interview with JP Dellacamera

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This week’s episode of the EPL Talk Podcast features an exclusive interview with legendary U.S. soccer commentator JP Dellacamera. Dellacamera previews this week’s Champions League Final (where he’ll be hosting the pre-game show starting at 2pm ET on ESPN2 on … Continue reading

News From Around The World of Football

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Here are a few articles from this past weekend that were of interest to me and that you will probably find interesting too: An excellent article in The Times from the man who is on top of his game, Gabriele … Continue reading

Premier League Drops 'Premiership' Name in UK

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Blink and you may have missed it, but this past weekend the English Premier League announced that it officially changed the name of its league from the Barclays Premiership to Barclays Premier League. Previously, the official names used was Barclays … Continue reading

Reviews of Joost, Football Focus & Inside Sport

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I had the opportunity today to test out Joost, a new web site that’s in beta from the creators of Skype. Joost is essentially a network of TV channels online. Rather than live programming, the web site offers some of … Continue reading

Beckham Inspires Real Madrid to Late Win

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If GolTV and Spain’s Primera Liga wanted to advertise the superiority of La Liga, today was the perfect advertisement. The triple bill of Deportivo La Coruna v Sevilla, Recreativo Huelva v Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid v Barcelona was simply … Continue reading

Fox Soccer Channel Rated Best Quality by Fans

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Soccer fans have rated Fox Soccer Channel as the number one network for quality soccer programming. That’s according to the latest poll by EPL Talk. Thirty four percent of the fans chose Fox Soccer Channel, while Setanta Sports was close … Continue reading

Preston’s Summer U.S. Preseason Tour Announced

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Championship side Preston North End, one of the most historic clubs in England, will play three friendlies this summer on the west coast of the United States. Preston, who will be based at a Seattle training camp for 10 days, … Continue reading

Preston’s Summer U.S. Preseason Tour Announced

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Championship side Preston North End, one of the most historic clubs in England, will play three friendlies this summer on the west coast of the United States. Preston, who will be based at a Seattle training camp for 10 days, … Continue reading