Tim Howard, Goalie for Team U.S., Scores a Goal

Timothy Burke over at Deadspin.com brings us a rarity. “In the game featuring Landon Donovan’s Everton debut it was another American, goalkeeper Tim Howard, who stole the show, scoring a goal to put his side up 1-0 on Bolton Wanderers. “It was only the fourth score by a keeper in EPL history, but the second […]

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Glory, Glory States United

I’ve been stewing for almost a week now. Really stewing. You see, over the past few years I’ve become a soccer guy. I was a late convert in life, but once I jumped on the bandwagon, I’ve gotten closer and closer to steering the thing. For me, it’s become a life’s mission to convince Americans […]

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Koman Coulibaly: We Salute You

Koman Coulibaly. If you don’t know the name, you know the crime. Coulibaly is the World Cup referee from Mali who disallowed a winning U.S. goal against Slovenia for no apparent reason. Oh, I’m sure Coulibaly had a reason. He’s just unwilling to talk about it and no one else on the planet can figure […]

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