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If Eric Wynalda Starred in a Paul Thomas Anderson Film...

Eric Wynalda. I’ve already written about him and his free kick against Switzerland, but he bears mentioning again. Growing up in the 90’s following soccer in the US, especially in California, Wynalda holds a special place in my heart and early memories of fandom. 190 more words

American Soccer

History & Memory feat. Eric Wynalda and Tab Ramos

When I decided to sit down and begin writing about the Odyssean experience of following soccer in America, I had to figure out where to start. 268 more words

American Soccer

Between he: SI's Deitsch

From a 12-16-14 piece about Alexi Lalas’ move to Fox from ESPN.

(For the record, as a soccer coach, former player, and avid watcher, I will say that, while Lalas has grown on me as a commentator (riding his edgy reputation a bit too much early on without enough substance), Wynalda has never seemed as polarizing to me as he has to others because he first needs to say something substantive to be polarizing. 24 more words