The best foreign players ever to play in the MLS

Major League Soccer (MLS) has a growing reputation within the world of soccer. The American game has been steadily progressing year on year, but a large influx of some top international soccer stars has undoubtedly given the league a boost. These are the best foreign stars to grace the MLS. Steven Gerrard – Los Angeles […]

Pro athletes that are admirable off the court as well

Pro athletes are put on a pedestal and lauded as heroes, but some have questionable behavior when the spotlights are off. Whether if these are small misdemeanors or bigger things, these are common indiscretions that many sports stars are guilty of, but some choose to rise above these things. Some pro athletes do a lot […]

Why Americans aren’t so interested in soccer

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, but despite America being a sport-loving nation, soccer is not loved on U. S. soil. While MLS attendances are rising, the sport is still not as popular as football or basketball. For Americans, it seems as though soccer will never be number one, and here’s why. […]

Jose Mourinho – a hero or a villain?

ADVERTISEMENT googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘ad_pos_sr-desktop-top’); }); When Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho came to the Premier League, he announced himself as the ‘Special One.’ Was this a bold claim, an insight into the future, or an early example of the manager’s huge ego? We’re looking at the legendary Premier League manager and asking if he’ll be remembered […]

English Premier League legends who played soccer in the MLS

ADVERTISEMENT googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘ad_pos_sr-desktop-top’); }); For many, the English Premier League is the best place to watch the world’s top soccer talents. The best players often come to England’s shores to excite fans up and down the country in the home of soccer. When many grow tired of playing in the UK, they look to […]

Explaining the biggest underdog story in sports history

ADVERTISEMENT googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘ad_pos_sr-desktop-top’); }); There’s nothing we like better than a good underdog story. From the fictional, like Rudy or Hoosiers, to the absolutely real, like U.S. men’s hockey team’s Miracle on Ice – it fuels our love of sports, and helps us believe that sometimes, just sometimes, the little guy can actually win. […]

Greatest moments in World Cup history

ADVERTISEMENT googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘ad_pos_sr-desktop-top’); }); The soccer World Cup brings together the best international teams in the world to battle it out to see which is the best. The tournament is followed by millions of soccer fans and the hopes of each nation rest with the players on the field. These are some of the […]