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An all important first step

This week USSF Board Members and USASA President John Motta was a guest on the always great Flakoglost Podcast … Is the US Soccer pyramid ready for D4/5/6? Will @USASA vision work w/ @ussoccer philosophy? https://t.co/I2UimBFrTz pic.twitter.com/7YJJcPw7B1 — Flakoglost (@flakoglost) February 22, 2017 Why... Read More

Why can’t we sign this player again?

I’m dizzy after looking at this for less than a minute. Why can’t it be as simple as “I like that player, let’s sign him” https://t.co/Q9RXW68t7s — Stuart Holden (@stuholden) February 8, 2017 This wonderfully constructed flowchart by Sports Illustrated’s Alexander Abnos of MLS... Read More

Did Garber lie to the media?

This quote from MLS Commissioner Don Garber in Vancouver today has been quite the topic of conversation on social media. #MLS Don Garber on favortisim. “No MLS club is provided an advantage over another club. In the past there was, we were building the... Read More

Beware of promises that can not be kept

This past week we saw MLS expansion applications submitted by 12 investment groups. Investors and politicians are now engaging in negotiations about city/county/state funds being used for infrastructure, upgrades to stadiums, and new stadiums daily. Obviously these elected officials are doing their due diligence... Read More