soccer

The World Cup Does NOT Floweth Over!

Sad times indeed for the USA. I am not making any kind of political statement here, but I am talking about how our national team failed to make The World Cup. It is a bad joke and national nightmare that we could not even qualify for our group Concacaf, which is not the most completive group in the...
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Is It the BEST Play In Sports?

A lot of sports have cool plays, but you could argue which is the coolest play. What is the coolest play you ask? I am talking about home runs, slam dunks, a touchdown off a long pass, even a crazy bicycle kick for a goal in soccer. First, I will start with the home run. When you're at a baseball...
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Footballin'!

Hola Bitcholas, Hope you had a fine weekend. If not, it's no fault of mine. Or, if it is, sorry 'bout that. My daughter had a soccer game on Saturday, so there I was watching her version of the sport. It was not pretty. What's the opposite of 'pretty' but uglier than 'ugly'? It was like that. The...
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Ted's Blog: English Soccer is Back Too?

So, my last blog was talking about how the National Football League was coming back and that pre-season was a good way to get your fix of football. I should also state that as far as soccer and the English Premier League go, I am a Arsenal man and it is my favorite club outside the USA. The NFL is...
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Ted's Blog: Fan Codes

So, last night in Boston the Baltimore Orioles were in town for a weekday series with the Red Sox. Now, I usually would not bring up the Red Sox or the Orioles, but the incident last night was pathetic. Boston fans yelled racial slurs at Baltimore outfielder Adam Jones, who is black. Racial slurs...
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