|Recent SoccerTalk with Paul Gardner The growth of the academies (Part 2): Is there any evidence that they are giving us better soccer? Nov. 18, 2:17 a.m. |
Evidence from a survey by the Switzerland-based Football Observatory (see Part 1) indicates that the number ... The growth of the academies (Part 1): Institutes of Higher Learning for soccer -- is this really the way to go? Nov. 16, 7:07 p.m.
Soccer academies. What a great idea! Fully-funded centers for the development of young players, superior facilities, ... Arsenal: Why so few Latinos? Why so many injuries? Nov. 9, 1:18 a.m.
Talk about predictable. Here they come again, Arsenal, going through a pretty good spell in the ... A classic non-call of a blatant penalty kick foul Nov. 8, 2:55 a.m.
Should Chelsea have had a penalty kick in the 86th minute of its game against Stoke ... Did Jason Kreis Ever Have a Chance? Nov. 2, 10 p.m.
I shall, until I see convincing evidence to the contrary, regard Jason Kreis not as a ... Is soccer, thanks to GLT, becoming a game of millimeters? Oct. 25, 10:17 p.m.
Baseball, they say, is a game of inches. While soccer, of course, is a game of ... Thank you Jurgen, and goodbye. Again. Oct. 11, 3:49 a.m.
That headline was used for a column of mine after World Cup 2014. When Klinsmann led ... Time is running out on violent goalkeeping Oct. 8, 7:16 p.m.
Employing former players as TV experts is now well established as the thing to do. Like ... Joe Morrone: Soccer's Determined Pioneer Sept. 25, 12:39 p.m.
Joe Morrone. I have quite a few memories of Joe, all of them pleasant and friendly. ... Should PRO have revealed, during the game, that the Red Bull trick play was illegal? Sept. 4, 5:41 p.m.
This really rather ridiculous business of the Red Bull corner-kick trickery continues to reverberate. >> SoccerTalk with Paul Gardner Archives