Land of the Fail: Action necessary as United States out of World Cup

Christian Pulisic

On Tuesday night, a mostly empty stadium in the Caribbean island nation of Trinidad and Tobago played host to the United States national team. A straightforward win – or even a draw – against a lowly T&T side would see the Americans through the hexagonal round of World Cup qualifying. Unfortunately, for the millions of … Continue reading Land of the Fail: Action necessary as United States out of World Cup

Manchester City’s Transfer Blunder: Davinson Sánchez

Davinson Sanchez

Manchester City have spent upwards of €200 million in a transfer window yet to close. The squad’s major weaknesses – full-backs, goalkeeper, and young first team players – have all been addressed. One other concern hasn’t quite been touched upon though: center-backs. Ajax’s star defender Davinson Sánchez has made the move to English rivals Tottenham … Continue reading Manchester City’s Transfer Blunder: Davinson Sánchez

On the Brink of Greatness: Thiago Alcântara

Thiago Alcantara

“Yaaaaaa!” Bayern Munich’s #6 ran away in celebration, only to turn on a dime and sprint straight towards his goalkeeper. Manuel Neuer obliged the Spaniard’s ecstatic celebration by embracing him; however, he struggled to hold Thiago Alcântara as the midfielder surprisingly leaped up like a child into a father’s loving arms. There was surely a … Continue reading On the Brink of Greatness: Thiago Alcântara