Time for the USA to wake-up to their own progress 1

The descriptions of the USA’s performance at the World Cup have largely been patronising; yes, they played with a lot of desire, yes, they showed an unwaivering will to win but, no, that doesn’t make them simply ‘brave’. Brave. If I had the chance to remove one platitude from the football world, it would be(…)

The MLS over the next decade

The MLS over the next decade 1

Alex Timperley discusses the present and future of the MLS and US soccer… The last decade has seen a huge change in the popularity of soccer in the USA. Interest in foreign leagues is at an all time high and their domestic league, the MLS, has gone from strength to strength. Attendances are up across(…)