RSD 2-7-19: Dan Loney and I don’t talk about promotion/relegation

Dan Loney and I have three things in common. First, we’re parents. Second, we have a goofy sense of humor. Third, we’re on the Enemies List of people who push promotion/relegation as The Big Issue That Will Save U.S. Soccer and Make Us A Consistent Global Power. The funny thing is that Dan, unlike most… Read More

Debunking the “USSF and MLS hate soccer” conspiracy theory

SCENE: A dimly lit room in Columbus Crew Stadium, January 2002  PARTICIPANTS:  Don Garber, Major League Soccer commissioner and former National Football League executive Lamar Hunt, owner of the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs, founding owner in the American Football League and North American Soccer League, owner of two MLS teams: Columbus Crew and Kansas City… Read More