PAUL GARDNER
Columnist, Soccer America
  • Gracias Espana! A Win for The Beautiful Game
    Spain the winner, Spain better in every department, Spain -- at last ...
  • Germany Marches Methodically On
    I don't think I'm revealing any deep secrets when I announce that ...
  • Advice from The Crumpet: You Never Can Tell
    Euro 2008 cannot seem to quite make up its mind -- whether ...
  • Russia Redux, Brazil Betrayed
    Within a few hours yesterday we got a look at Russia playing ...
  • Attacking Style Pays Off
    Euro 2008 is turning out to be quite a tournament. UEFA president ...
  • Euro 2008: Host Failure No Big Deal
    Yesterday the Swiss joined Belgium in a select category of soccer failures: ...
  • Ruud's goal: A rotten decision
    I'd better begin this one with a disclaimer: I think the Italians ...
  • Remembering Jim McKay (1921-2008)
    Back in 1979, ABC decided that pro soccer had arrived -- arrived ...
  • Euro 2008: The New Ball and The Old Bull
    Here we go again: Euro 2008, another big tournament, so we're getting, ...
  • Wanted: A Brain for Midfield
    Spain 1 USA 0. A better showing by the USA, better than ...
  • MLS Suffers when National Duty Calls
    For the second time in two tries, David Beckham has failed to ...