Freetown Christiania in Denmark’s capital, Copenhagen has been at the center of controversy since 1971.Christiania is the hippie commune of Copenhagen that has often been quoted as the place of free weed.The self-proclaimed autonomous neighborhood of 850 people used to be home to a squatted military area. Today, it is a hippie commune where people […]Read more "Club of the Week: Christiania S.C."
The Preview The international break returned this week all over the globe with a host of countries looking to lock up World Cup qualification. One of those countries was Spain, leaders of Group G and tied on points with this weekend’s opponents Italy. Spain since its 2014 World Cup bust, has seen a mini-revival. After […]Read more "Game of the Week: Spain 3 Italy 0. European Qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup."
Here is another edition of miscellaneous soccer news from around the world. As always, the soccer world never stops. Here are just a handful of interesting stories from the past few days. Sporting KC signs the 2nd youngest player in MLS history. Sporting KC this week signed Gianluca Busio, a fifteen year old forward from […]Read more "Miscellaneous Soccer News from around the world. (August 20th-August 31st)"
The Preview This week was interesting in Serbia. Both Partizan and Red Star participated in this week’s Europa League qualifying playoff round. Red Star in an emotional night at the Marakana in front of 55,000 fans won 2-1 against against Russian side Krasnodar to go through 4-4 on away goals. Giving the former Champions League winners […]Read more "Game of the Week: Red Star Belgrade 0 Partizan Belgrade 0. Week 7 of the 2017-18 Serbian SuperLiga season."
In the era of inflated transfer fees, mega clubs, and superstar managers, every club must pay top dollar to compete at the highest level. Building a successful team to do that when your club isn’t very rich can be hard to do. Usually a successful team is a team where everyone knows where they are […]Read more "The Two Most Important Positions in a Successful Team (not including goalkeepers) are…"
THE PREVIEW The 2017 J League season has been full of surprises this season. Newly promoted Cerezo Osaka sit on top of the table so far, meanwhile former champions Sanfrece Hiroshima are mired in relegation trouble. One of those other surprises this season is the Urawa Red Diamonds. The Urawa Red Diamonds, might be the […]Read more "Game of the Week: Urawa Red Diamonds 2 FC Tokyo 1. Week 23 of the 2017 J League season."
Located on the banks of Sweden’s fifth largest lake, Storsjön, sits the city of Östersund. Östersund is the capital of Jämtland County and is the most inland city in Northern Sweden. The Winter City has been around since 1786. Due to its isolation the city struggled to get on its feet and was one of the poorest cities […]Read more "Club of the Week: Östersunds FK"