• Bruce McGuire on the joy of soccer, the rise of American fandom, and Minnesota 'permanence'
    Bruce McGuire has a background in the game that is both unique and reflective of the rise of American soccer fandom.
  • Keith Tabatznik on youth national team scouting, ODP, and pay-to-play
    The director of soccer of McLean Youth Soccer also serves as a U.S. Soccer boys talent ID scout and coaching license instructor.
  • Tom Byer: On coaching licenses vs. culture, and prepping kids for organized soccer
    Anson Dorrance has said that Japan's rise as a world power in women's soccer can be attributed a lot to New Yorker Tom Byer
  • U.S. Soccer names U-17 boys assistant coaches and 'per diem' head coach to take U-15s to Italy
    U.S. Soccer has assigned its Director of Coaching Education and a youth national team program newcomer as U-17 boys national team assistant coaches.
  • The myth of European soccer's supremacy
    European club soccer, it's often reported on both sides of the Atlantic, is vastly superior to and more exciting than Major League Soccer.
  • Neil Warnock's soul and the importance of soccer
    Sport is important. It keeps us fit, it keeps us connected, it gets us out of the house. It can also keep us awake at night.