Gerrard's tragic stumble puts Liverpool in trouble
Posted by Paul Gardner on Apr. 28, 12:27 p.m.
You wonder about the role of fate. Well, I do. My pondering of the matter doesn't go too deep, and it never lasts too long. Because I'm not at all sure that I believe in fate anyway.
The Great Diving Menace: Finally -- from England! -- some straight talk
Posted by Paul Gardner on Apr. 24, 1:40 a.m.
At last, we have some honest down-to-earth talk about diving. From England -- which is important because it is the English who have created the Great Diving Menace, who have managed to stifle any attempt at a serious discussion by clothing the subject in an aura of religious rectitude. We are supposed to understand that we are dealing here with ...
Danger Ahead: Charging Goalkeepers
Posted by Paul Gardner on Apr. 16, 1:39 p.m.
It seems likely to me that Portland Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts is the bulkiest, heaviest -- simply the largest -- player in MLS.
MLS Disciplinary Committee works in mysterious ways
Posted by Paul Gardner on Apr. 4, 8:23 p.m.
The lack of transparency in the MLS disciplinary procedures continues to irritate me. I would have thought that it would also be a matter of some concern to MLS as well. But apparently not