Racist Abuse Against Kalidou Koulibaly Exposes Italian Football’s Refusal To Change

Italian football authorities could do a lot to confront racism in the sport. Why won’t they?…

Sunderland ‘Til I Cry

You want a feel-good story? Go watch First Team: Juventus. Netflix’s newest football doc gets hauntingly…

Dispatches From The United Soccer Coaches Convention: Day 3

James Bridget found some answers at the MLS SuperDraft “Wow, there’s a lot of people here.”…

Dispatches From The United Soccer Coaches Convention: Day 2

James Bridget saw the future of the women’s game— and American Soccer— on Day 2 of…

Dispatches From The United Soccer Coaches Convention: Day 1

Digital Editor James Bridget Gordon is at the annual conference to take American Soccer’s temperature During…

Mourinho, Pogba, And The Myth Of Respect In Soccer

In the aftermath of Jose Mourinho’s sacking from Manchester United, conversation turned toward certain players not…

In Memoriam: @MerrittPaulson

The owner of the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns announced this week that he was leaving…

Meet Hashtag United, The Football Club For The Entire Internet

As the sport becomes less constrained by geography, even nonleague clubs are transforming into global brands.…

Is It Worth It?

The Copa Libertadores Finals highlighted the ugliness in soccer– as well as its transcendent beauty. Does…

The View From Here, And From There: Howler’s 2018 MLS Cup Final Preview

Julien and Dennie set the stage ahead of one of the biggest MLS Cup showdowns in…