SOURCE: St Louis Situation Overblown

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This morning, our friends at Inside Minnesota Soccer had a good piece concerning the background of Tony Glavin who has been reported to hold the key to reconciling USL and the TOA/NASL before the USSF… Continue reading

Manchester United 0:1 Leeds United: Post Match Reaction

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Full coverage of today’s War of the Roses result on other websites. Set Piece Analysts on the match. EPL Talk on the match My pre-match thoughts on the renewal of one of England’s… Continue reading

Abandoning Thousands of Fans Means USSF Must Make Changes

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There is poetry behind seeing the backs of Don Garber (right) and Sunil Gulati, in light of the USSF’s decision on Wednesday regarding second division soccer. (Photo: Flickr/-jk) Thanks increased commercial viability, soccer… Continue reading

FMF Interliga Preview

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Chivas players Javier Hernandez and Ramon Morales celebrate winning the 2009 InterLiga. (Photo: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images) With the two remaining Mexican spots in the 2010 Copa Libertadores on the line, InterLiga will start… Continue reading

Further USL/TOA Thoughts

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Since the announcement from the USSF on Wednesday, I have spoken to many concerned parties both inside and outside of the game and most (but importantly not all) reject the conspiracy theories related… Continue reading

The Roses Rivalry Returns

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The decade that began with Leeds United atop the Premier League table has ended with the very same club spending its third successive season, in the third flight of English Football. Much like… Continue reading

Set Piece Analysts Podcasts: USL/NASL/TOA Situation

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On Wednesday, the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) announced that neither the NASL nor the USL has been approved for play as the second division of soccer in the United States, rejected the NASL… Continue reading

FIFA, USSF block goals; U.S. pro Soccer can’t score with sports fans

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  The increased instability of professional Soccer in the U.S. is part of its natural progression towards what is best for the sports fan.  As leagues emerge, submerge and merge, executives continue to… Continue reading

USSF Rejects NASL

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We’ll have much more on this developing story as the day progresses. I apologize for the lateness of my thoughts in advance as I have been on the road to watch the University of… Continue reading

Mancini Makes Promising Start

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Let me be upfront and honest. I do not like  British managers being replaced with foreign ones. I also do not like players from the British Isles being replaced by players from the… Continue reading