Soccer

A World Cup Journey Continues…

Twenty years ago, my dad and I watched soccer take hold of America as the 1994 World Cup swept the country. There was something truly special about that team, especially to a seven-year-old still convinced she could be a professional soccer player. The faux-denim kits, Alexi Lalas’s ginger glory, and Read more…

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Football

This Week in Football + Futbol [Dec 4]

hiding from world cup draw simulators What a month it’s been! Between wasting hours on World Cup draw simulators and watching AFC teams do their best to NOT make the playoffs, it’s been quite the emotional rollercoaster for fans of these two sports. But this week is crazier than ever…so Read more…

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Football

This Week in Football + Futbol [Oct 22]

no vuvuzelas at the meadowlands? the nerve! Welcome back to the second installment of This Week in Football + Futbol! If you’re new and wondering what all this weekly column nonsense is about, you can check out my first attempt here. If you’re back because you loved my scintillating original Read more…

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Football

This Week in Football + Futbol [Oct 14]

futbol in a football stadium – it’s a beautiful thing I’m trying something new and I need your full loyal-reader-of-dheerja.com support to help me through this journey – a weekly column! Welcome to the first edition of This Week in Football + Futbol, an attempt to bring together my two Read more…

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