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The Brazilian Soccer Jersey Seen Round the World  Soccer came to Brazil in the late 19th century. It was first a game of the elites …

How Video Games Are Changing the Way Soccer Is Played Before his first few appearances as a teenage striker for Arsenal, Alex Iwobi used …

Looking back at Among the Thugs The song lasts a devastating ten seconds on the low-res video. Its words are initially hard to discern. …

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An oral history of USA at Italia ’90: the World Cup that changed US soccer Steve Trittschuh recognized the figure slowly approaching the American …

An Oral History of Major League Soccer’s Frenzied First Season The date was April 6, 1996. After years of planning, Major League Soccer’s  inaugural …

A League of His Own: Sepp Blatter’s indomitable Stranglehold on Soccer It can be hard to find the perfect way to describe Joseph “Sepp” …

When in Rome: Can Americans Save Italian Soccer from the Italians? The room is in Rome’s city hall, located in a Renaissance palace that …

Team USA Lost, but Tim Howard Is a Winner As Team USA battled through an ulcer-inducing overtime against Belgium, one thing was clear: Tim …

The Cosmos: The Greatest American Soccer Club Time Forgot On a warm summer’s day in 1981, 10-year old Giovanni Savarese sat on a New …

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Maradona, Then and Now Maradona made his international debut for Argentina 36 years ago this week. Then everything went crazy. Diego Maradona made his …