A sport and a league many laughed at fifteen years ago have been making gains in the American sporting scene. And with the NHL mired in labor strife, the time is right for MLS to take its next step up in the U.S.’s sports consciousness.
David Beckham is the first player that comes to my mind when soccer is mentioned. My knowledge of the game may be outdated., but with the pathetic MLS league dismissing any growing passion I develop for the game, who could blame me? The highest level of talent is showcased in Europe, and it’s lost on [...]
It looked hopeless, or, at least very dim, for the United States at halftime of their second group play game against Slovenia. The second was a different story, however, as the U.S. rallied to avoid a devastating loss.