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  1. Looking back at the 2011 Gold Cup

    Mexico is king of CONCACAF for another two years and there’s no second guessing this time. After beating a US “B” team in the 2009 final, El Tri demolished the best the US had to offer in an entertaining 4-2 final Saturday.

    With the tournament over let’s take a look at where some teams go from here and some thoughts on who impressed and who has work to do heading into World Cup qualifying.


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  2. Real Madrid 2011/12 kits revealed!

    Real Madrid have revealed their 2011/2012 kits. The adidas manufactured kits now contain the golden color on the shoulders. As per tradition, the home shirt is white and the away shirt is black. The home kit is available to buy …


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  3. SS Lazio 2011/2012 Kits

    Serie A club Lazio have revealed their 2011/2012 kits. German sports goods manufacturer Puma supplies the kits for Rome based club. Lazio stood fifth last season above their fierce rivals Roma and both clubs have qualified for the 2011/12 UEFA …


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  4. GOLD CUP: Mexico outclass US

    Saturday night LA was draped in green as Mexico dominated the US 4-2 to claim the Gold Cup finale. After jumping out to a 2-0 lead early the US looked to have a magic touch. But Mexico, sensing weakness on the Yanks left side, unleashed their dangerous set of attackers and made the US pay scoring four unanswered on their way to the Cup and a spot in the 2013 Confederations Cup tournament.


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  5. GOLD CUP: Primer for US-Mexico finale

    In 24 hours we’ll know how the latest edition of CONCACAF’s best rivalry went down as another US-Mexico Gold Cup finale is upon us. With previews and analysis filling the internet there’s a number of issues and storylines being written about. Here I will provide some of the more interesting ones along with some keys to Saturday’s finale and my prediction.


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  6. Same Old England…Always Losing

    Before the European Championships, Stuart Pearce was given the assignment to prepare England’s under 21′s for what life would be like as part of the full national side. By crashing out at the group stage in a blaze of glorious …


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  7. GOLD CUP: Notes on the Semifinal

    With the Gold Cup semifinals taking place in Houston I got the chance to get some notes from the teams during their press and training day Tuesday. The general consensus was that the teams all respect each other and feel the competition level is the highest it’s been in the tournament for quite some time.

    Here are some notes on each team from the day ahead of the final four.


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