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  1. Novelty Mayhem: Why This Week’s Champions League Matches Ar...

    Mike L. Goodman

    The boring truth about the Champions League group stages is that the big teams pretty much always move through. It's briefly exciting when Champions League play starts up every September, but games don't really get that tense unti...

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  2. The Rise and Fall of Southampton

    Mike L. Goodman

    Just a week ago, Southampton sat in second place, comfy on 26 points, six goals conceded, and a seven-point cushion from the non-Champions League wasteland of fifth place. Then they played Manchester City and Arsenal, and now they...

    Blog | December 05, 2014
  3. Messi Money: Who Could Take the World’s Best Player Off of ...

    Mike L. Goodman

    As far as being Lionel Messi goes, it's been an up-and-down couple of weeks. This past Saturday, Messi broke the all-time La Liga scoring record with three goals against Sevilla. But just a week before he became King of La Liga, the Argenti...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  4. Keep England Weird: Why the Premier League’s Craziness Migh...

    Mike L. Goodman

    Take a look down the English Premier League table. Chelsea -- makes sense, Jose Mourinho always pulls things together in his second season. Southampton -- hmm, but I guess they were in a similar spot at this point last year. Mancheste...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  5. Wenger’s Fun-House Mirror: Why Arsenal Are Better Than a Ye...

    Mike L. Goodman

    Let's jump in the Fly Emirates time machine and go back to November of last year. First-place Arsenal had 25 points from its first 11 games, two points clear of Liverpool, four ahead of Chelsea, and six in front of Manchester City. Now, let&...

    Blog | November 18, 2014
  6. Premier League Worry Index: You Should Really Get That Cough Chec...

    Mike L. Goodman

    Southampton are just showing off at this point. They sit third in the table, only one point behind Manchester City. The Saints laid an eight spot on hapless Sunderland on Saturday, powered by an absolutely mouthwatering, four-assist performance from...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  7. Why Is the Premier League Table So Weird Right Now?

    Mike L. Goodman

    Only one match in the Premier League this weekend ended the way most people expected. Amusingly, that was the biggest match of all: Chelsea's cagey draw with Manchester City. Mind you, the path to that draw was about as dramatic as it gets,...

    Blog | September 22, 2014
  8. Premier League, Week 4: Handing Out Credit and Blame for City, Un...

    Mike L. Goodman

    What a weekend. Manchester United won, 4-0! Alan Pardew personally ensured that Newcastle lost, 4-0! Arsenal's beautiful attack scored two goals! Arsenal's woeful defending gifted Manchester City two goals! Liverpool lost! So many...

    Blog | September 15, 2014
  9. Previewing Arsenal-City and Chelsea-Swansea

    Mike L. Goodman

    Way back in the middle of June, when the Premier League's fixture list came out, it was pretty apparent which game this weekend would have top-of-the-table ramifications. Sure, you'd have to endure a dumb early-season internationa...

    Blog | September 12, 2014
  10. Get Familiar: Manchester City Crush Liverpool With Continuity

    Mike L. Goodman

    Big games this early are weird. Does anybody remember last year, when Jose Mourinho went into Old Trafford and turned the game into mud in Week 2? He was happy to walk away with a road point against mighty Manchester United. A month later, Uni...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  11. Premier League Preview: Changes at the Top of the Table

    Mike L. Goodman

    Real, competitive European soccer kicks off this weekend. And while Spidermayang and Germany's Bundesliga, La Liga, and Serie A may still be a bit off, the Premier League starts on Saturday. We can stop pretending that things like the Inter...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  12. An Arsenal Fan and a Manchester City Fan Walk Into a Bar

    Jason Concepcion and Jared Dubin

    The Premier League season is almost upon us. But before the actual matches start on August 16, we sent our biggest Arsenal fan, Jason Concepcion, and our newest (and biggest) Manchester City fan, Jared Dubin, to an Arsenal bar to watch the annual sea...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  13. About Last Weekend: All About Johnny

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were out doing your best to return the Community Shield to the community from whence it came, here are the top five stories you missed in sports last weekend: According to head coach Mike Pettine, Johnny Manziel asserted himself in the...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  14. The Problem With Summer Soccer Friendlies in the USA

    Noah Davis

    Of the 49,653 fans who watched Manchester City play Liverpool in Yankee Stadium last Wednesday night, about 40,000 of them were wearing red. "I can't believe this many people would come out," a man with a thick cockney accent said beh...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  15. Men in Blazers: Europe's American Summer Tour, Transfer Wind...

    Roger Bennett and Michael Davies

    Rog and Davo discuss European clubs' American summer tours and transfer window winners and losers. Plus, an interview with Manchester City and New York City FC CEO Ferran Soriano. Listen to the podcast here. Subscribe to t...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  16. Requiem for the Ghost Goals

    Joseph Neighbor

    Every so often there is a strange moment in soccer in which no one can tell if the ball has crossed the goal line or not. Everyone looks at the referee. The referee looks at his assistant. The players swarm both officials, gesticulating wildly, shout...

    Blog | June 12, 2014