Like many soccer supporters, I was left mystified when I read Jay Caspian Kang's synopsis of American soccer culture for New York Times Magazine (We have chosen not to publish the link to the article, because they do not deserve the traffic - Ed).
The American soccer landscape is fast growing and
Plane crashes, gentrified neighborhoods, tattoos, THE weirdest musical selection of our show's run? Sounds like a typical TOD podcast.
I was going to write this piece, today, and slam US Soccer and the USSF for their poor treatment of our gals. I was going to rip them apart - after reading their annual report - for lack of mentions of the women and their apparent worship of our men.
I love footy, I love everything about it, I love being an American and I love our National Teams. What I don’t love, is how vastly different the treatment of the women from the men is.
Most people would never know, mostly because it’s not on their radar and they’re busy
Dear Jill Ellis,
I am an American Outlaw and soccer lover, so obviously, I’m glued into the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying. Like so many of my fellow supporters, I am still buzzing from the amazing World Cup victory and a bit crushed with all of the retirements, injuries and pregnancies that
The Midfield Press has extended coverage of the NWSL through three new and talented writers, covering the league, their respective clubs (Washington Spirit and Orlando Pride), as well as the USWNT. Please welcome Monica Esenwein, Ashley Timmerman, and Stephanie Beck Adelson as new contributors to the site!
If you are interested
I remember sitting on my living room floor, my mom on the couch, all the windows open and it being sweltering hot in Pennsylvania. My eyes were glued to the television and nothing, absolutely nothing was going to tear me away.
It was the summer of 1999 and it was the
HOLD ON TO YOUR BRITCHES !!!!!! This show is going to be EPIC !!!! We will discuss the big win by the USA putting them in the final. Of course we will be talking all about the Boca Juniors match at Lockhart. Oh yeah BTW Gunter will be LIVE IN
A great close to the season on the road !!!!!! Beating the Bigfoots is always a great!!!!! Even with the first half over we have so much to talk about. We will wrap up the first half with a great guest Pedro Heizer. Original air date: 6/18/2015