Match Fit USA

Anything I wrote for Match Fit USA. A bit of blogging. Some match reporting. Heck, even one piece being an actual interview with a real live breathing player. Awesome. Thanks to Jason Davis for giving me permission to steal the stuff that I’d written from his site

2011 MLS Predictions – So How Did We Do?

You might remember that way back in March, Keith, Jason and myself all put forth some predictions regarding the 2011 MLS season. Usually when these things happen it becomes convenient to later forget to revisit them; because it invariably proves that we – as much as anybody else – know pretty much nothing. However, it […]

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Mid-Season Friendlies Pose a Risk to MLS

If you’re a season ticket holder at pretty much any MLS club, the chances are that you’re looking forward to this summer’s run of friendlies against European club teams. Or maybe; you’re not looking forward to it – it’s possible you’d rather see your team concentrate on actual competition.Several of these clashes are being bundled […]

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It’s Not You, It’s Me

Dear England,We’ve been together for a long time. You were my first love, and over the years we’ve had our ups and downs. Good times – I’m thinking of our time in Italy in 1990, the stay-at-home holiday in 1996, and that memorable weekend in Berlin in 2001 – and bad times (1988, 1992, 1994…well, […]

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MLS Cup 2011 To Be Held at Home Depot Center

MLS announced this morning that MLS Cup 2011 will be help at the Home Depot Center in California, home of both LA Galaxy and Chivas USA. It will be the fifth time that the League’s showpiece event has been hosted by Carson City; the last time was in 2008, when Columbus emerged 3-1 victors over […]

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USMNT Striker Edson Buddle Speaks About Germany Experience

When Edson Buddle left L.A. Galaxy in January, and signed with a team from the second division in the German league, many an eyebrow was raised in surprise. The striker, from New Rochelle, NY had top-scored for the Galaxy in 2010 and was voted the team’s Most Valuable Player. Prior to the US Men’s national […]

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