1. Hillsborough: A US Perspective

    Reuters Photo The date was August 6th, 1989. The ticket read, Zenith Data Systems Cup, Independiente vs. Arsenal, Joe Robbie Stadium. My 15th birthday present from my parents was a ticket to this match, a ticket stub I have kept … Continue reading

  2. Chelsea 4-4 Liverpool: An Instant Classic

    Years from now, we’ll look back and talk about that incredible four-all draw between Chelsea and Liverpool in the 2009 Champions League quarter-final from Stamford Bridge. We’ll lament how Champions League football isn’t as exciting as it used to be, … Continue reading

  3. Chelsea v. Liverpool: Not Over Yet…

    Torres was visibly irritated when subbed off in the 74th minute with the scoreline still two-nil. He wanted his hat trick against Blackburn, but Rafa Benitez’s message was clear: save it for Chelsea. As Liverpool visit Stamford Bridge needing to … Continue reading

  4. Matt Taylor: An American Story

    Who said Americans cannot buy a break in Europe? The story of Jay DeMerit’s rise from the PDL to the EPL has been well written, but fewer have tracked the fall and then the rise of Matt Taylor from MLS … Continue reading

  5. Barca vs. The Madrid Media

    For nth time this season the Madrid press have come out with cover pages stating how Barcelona were once again aided by referees. For the nth time this season, the Catalans respond by saying that Juande’s Madrid won with coma-inducing … Continue reading

  6. Serie A Roundup – Week 31

    The matches of Week 31 of the Serie A were overshadowed by the tragedy of devastating earthquakes that killed around 230 people and injured many more in Central Italy. Matches across the country held a moment of silence out of … Continue reading

  7. New 2009 MLS Kits

    Hello there, this is my first post on MLS Talk and I would like to thank everyone who made this possible. Now, on to the Kits. I’ve always had a passion when it comes to kits/jerseys/athletics wear. Here, I am … Continue reading

  8. The Bundesliga Rumor Mill

    Here is this week’s round up of transfer rumors. Schalke Keving Kuranyi is being heavily linked to Blackburn Rovers in England. Werder Bremen Martin Harnik will be available this summer for cheap as he hasn’t made the grade for Thomas … Continue reading