James Rodriguez is a hypnotist. At this point in the match, he’s floating where ever he likes. He receives the … More
It was on sale. I’d imagined I ordered a simple, white jersey. Another they all-look-the-same MLS shirt, brought to you … More
It won’t be 39 next year. Not after that Parc des Princes performance. His PSG assignment? Take care of the … More
With Ajax you assume the entire team is constructed with 18 to 20 somethings. Maybe a few aging swans tucked … More
Bengay fills the air. Mangled meniscus, chilled bones. Ailments won’t stop us.
Frosted morning grass. Rusted goalposts stand alone. First twenty two play.
He draws your attention, even at an inch tall on the TV screen. His sky blue socks socks sag and rest … More
THE Spanish derby. The difference? Joaquín. Had the squad rapt, reciting some pre-match poetry and asking are they not … More
El Cholo. All black everything. Black shirt, black tie…