The United States has yet to catch onto soccer
-- the world's most popular sport that dominates the attention of sports fans in Europe, Africa and Latin America.
I applied for the head soccer
coach job at Warren Wilson and was lucky to be the one selected.
In one chapter of How Soccer
Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization, Franklin Foer evokes this alleged effetism by using soccer
to help explain America's culture wars.
It is difficult to watch soccer
from America today and not notice this shifting interplay of class and national identity, where rivalries that spark proletarian blood-feuds in Europe are symbols of something quaint and charmed in Washington.
is a contact sport, a player's head frequently comes into contact with elbows, the ground, and even goal posts.
In support of its three-year sponsorship of the American Youth Soccer
Organization (AYSO), Unocal is donating 60,000 soccer
balls to AYSO teams in California -- enough for each team in the state to get one.
Louis, Carlos Machado and Mitch Peacock, with Max Bretos sharing his views on the global soccer
scene during MAXimum Soccer
Brunner believes his newly formed Lancaster Rattlers -- a semiprofessional Premiere Development League team that exists under the Major League Soccer
umbrella -- will give such area athletes an alternative venue they've never had.
ITT Sheraton will donate 216 World Cup tickets, 24 to a youth soccer
team in each of the nine venue cities.
and offers soccer
enthusiasts a preview of the latest soccer
-related technology, equipment and services from more than 300 exhibitor companies.
On Monday, a dozen mothers were on the warpath about a nonregulation-size soccer
field planned for Val Verde Park -- too small, they said, for teen and adult teams.
Joe Luxbacher, PhD, has more than 30 years of experience playing and coaching soccer
at all levels.