The Futile Pipe Dream of Olympic Glory
Posted by Paul Gardner on Aug. 14, 7:00 a.m.
The Olympic Dream -- this distracting chimera that American soccer inflicts upon itself every four years -- is over. Once again, it has ended in failure. A lot of time and money and effort has been spent -- slap-bang, one has to notice, in the middle of the MLS season -- and there is absolutely nothing to show for it. ...