1. The Sync: Mainz 1-0 Schalke

    Mainz assured us of a lower division team in the semi-finals of the DFB Pokal. This evening they they upset Schalke 04 at home in front of a sold out Bruchweg. Most of the game had been a domination of … Continue reading

  2. Marin to Leave in the Summer?

    Bild is reporting that Marko Marin will leave cellar-dwelling Borussia Mochengladbach at the end of the season. This comes as little surprise, as most of us assumed that unless Gladbach escaped relegation, the wonderkid would move to greener pastures, especially … Continue reading

  3. The Beckham Deal: MLS Loses

    David Beckham is staying at the San Siro until June, according to the Los Angeles Times. He then will return the Galaxy when the MLS International Transfer Window opens. This will essentially be a loan deal for the final thirteen … Continue reading

  4. The US Goalkeeping Situation

    Tim Howard is clearly established as the US number one for the forseeable future. But as we discussed with Jamie Trecker on the most recent episode of the Major League Soccer Talk podcast, the #2 shirt is up for grabs … Continue reading

  5. Everton May Tour Down Under This Summer

    The likelihood that Everton will tour the United States this summer for preseason friendlies is slim. That’s because the club are in negotiations to visit Australia and New Zealand, according to an online Kiwi newspaper. Everton are in talks with … Continue reading

  6. Serie A Team Of The Week – Giornata 26

    In the U.S., its the time of the year called March Madness.  After this week of UEFA Cup, Champions League, and Serie A action “March Madness” could also be applied to Calcio Italiano.  Unpredictablility and surprise are the name of … Continue reading

  7. Serie A Roundup – Week 26

    Week 26 of Calcio Italiano produced some exciting football including the league leaders fighting back from 2 goals down.  Inter Milan trailed Roma 2-0 into the 2nd half, then a back & forth affair ensued eventually ending with Mario Balotelli … Continue reading

  8. Jonathan Spector: The Future is Now

    While the United States defense has held up adequately thus far in CONCACAF, questions persist about the unit’s ability to counter the heavyweights of the football world. While we’ll get some answers this summer at the FIFA Confederations Cup, help … Continue reading

  9. Quo Vadis Frankfurt?

    The fines have been handed out by the DFB, Eintracht Frankfurt was fined 40,000 Euros and Karlsruher SC was fined 15,000 Euros respectively for not adequately providing security for the Officials and the Players. While both Clubs grudgingly accepted the … Continue reading

  10. EPL Talk Podcast: Harry Harris

    On Episode 112 of the EPL Talk Podcast, Johnathan Starling interviews Harry Harris. Harry Harris is author of the book ‘Down Memory Lane’. In this episode, Harris answers questions with regards to how this book is different from other Tottenham … Continue reading