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5 things the Rapids got right in 2014 (off the field)...

Here in no particular order are 5 things I consider the Rapids excelled at this season.

1. An aggressive marketing campaign at the start of season and throughout the World Cup. 291 more words

Major League Soccer

Voting on the U.S. national team all-time Best XI

Narrowing down the list of my voting opportunity for the United States national team’s all-time best 11 to a list of 15-or-so personal finalists wasn’t such a tall task. 272 more words


USMNT vs Germany 6/2/13

It was a very good weekend for football here in DC.  One of my friends, drove all the way from Minnesota just to catch the game.  134 more words

Culturally Speaking

Podcasting Rules!

For years I have appeared as a guest on a handful of soccer-themed podcasts. When I was the Senior Editor at 90:00 Soccer Magazine I was a regular guest on Inside Soccer. 158 more words

My favorite all-time Christmas present: Classic National Team gear

Eddie Pope has become a litmus test. Recognize his greatness, and you’ve been around. Remember him as the player you saw in Major League Soccer? At least you’ve been here that long. 627 more words


ProSoccerTalk's daily re-set

What we’re thinking, what we’re watching, what’s coming on the blog today and the RASNoD (Random American Soccer Name of the Day). Setting up your day in soccer … 182 more words

Daily Re-set

For AC St.Louis' Brad Stisser, Soccer is a Family Affair

AC St. Louis forward Brad Stisser can truly say that soccer is a family affair.  His mom, Barbara, and dad, Scott met at Chico State in northern California where BOTH were soccer players.  918 more words

AC St. Louis