Soccer as Religion..

Soccer or Football is often quoted as “more than just a game”. Wars have been started and stopped because of it and autocrats in far off lands can harness it to get a tight grip on power. In some cultures around the world, soccer is as popular as religion itself. Stadiums are seen as cathedrals, […]

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Miscellaneous Soccer News from Around the World (September 1st – September 14th 2017)

A Wild Week of World Cup Qualifying.  Qualifying for the World Cup was wild this week. Here are a few notable stories from each confederation as the road to Russia unfolds. The two biggest losers of this international break had to be Chile and Argentina who both find themselves in precarious positions in CONMEBOL World […]

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