PAUL GARDNER
Columnist, Soccer America
  • Hull Tigers Burning Bright
    Who'd have thought it? Hull City in the Premier League! After 104 ...
  • Champions League final MVP award goes to ...
    As we've more or less given up expecting great finals, Chelsea and ...
  • Bravo Pupi!
    Inter Milan, as usual making things just about as difficult as possible, ...
  • Rangers' failure was eminently deserved
    I have just had the melancholy experience of watching Glasgow Rangers lose ...
  • Not a betting man's sport?
    I've heard it put forward as a reason why soccer won't make ...
  • The Runs
    I suppose it's a pretty safe bet that no one would argue ...
  • Who's Up? Who's Down? Who Cares?
    The English Premier League will be decided later this week and, as ...
  • Remembering Gordon Bradley
    So Gordon Bradley has left us, carried away by the dreaded Alzheimer's. ...
  • Chivas USA's identity crisis
    Chivas USA started life with one enormous advantage, one that no other ...
  • Lack of Fair Play Will Force Courts to Act
    It remains, as it always has been, a mighty difficult task to ...
  • More Goalkeeper Baloney
    I must confess: I did not know that MLS has a new ...
  • Lost in Translation
    A multilingual dictionary of soccer terms sounds like a pretty good idea. ...
  • The winning formula? There isn't one
    Extraordinary! How do these things happen in soccer? I'm looking at the ...
  • Oddities of the Cuban Defections
    I cannot say that I find the story -- or is it ...
  • The Partisan Truth of Coaches: Laudable or Laughable?
    Deplorable as it is, the traditional coaching habit of coming up with ...
  • The Perils of the MLS Skill Gap
    Just what the Los Angeles Galaxy needed: Carlos Ruiz out of action ...
  • Not simply a 'Beckham league'
    Apart from the unfortunate Galaxy happenings in Denver, I would suppose that ...
  • English refs get it wrong - yet again
    The image of Graham Poll handing out three yellow cards to the ...
  • Time for Beckham to Show Respect
    What a bore! What a tedious, brainless megabore Beckham and his 100th ...