The rise of the Tartan Terrors

While claiming an “international fanbase” may be (a bit) too…

Turning a corner

For my money, we’ve turned a proverbial corner. And much, much…

Thoughts on rituals through cheese rolls

Last weekend, I was watching the Netflix series, “We are…

Finding ourselves in Moses

Those who have not lived in Nashville for a long…

Rehashing by three

Three matters on my mind this week (also, three things…

Nashville SC stadium update: June 2021

Living in Wedgewood Houston, I daily watch the Nashville SC…

What they do for us

As always, human tragedy lends itself to reflection. And last…

Soccer and the anti-hero

I cannot recall the name of my first anti-hero in…

The context of Nashville’s undefeated record

The feelings that surround an undefeated record in soccer—especially after…

Pondering MLS tribalism

Two seasons ago, as a neutral, I was outside of…

Nashville, soccer and public argument

Of the many aspects of Nashville that I love, one…

In the eyes of a first timer

Sometimes it helps to get an outsider’s perspective. Especially when…

Nashville soccer dreams

Soccer just lends itself to dreams and aspirations, doesn’t it?…

Rainy Day Paul and the sound of the Backline

Any lingering doubts I had about the efficacy of supporter…

Nothing without fans

A recent tweet by Alexi Lalas casts derisive eyes at…

Hoping for a miracle with Soccer Moses

Like many of you, I was delighted when Soccer Moses…

Are we family or customers?

Like a lot of you, I received the disappointing news…

How not to grow the game

Something needs to change in US men’s soccer. Now. In…

The sublime meaning of the kickoff

Of the many aspects of soccer that I spend too…

The beauty of the corner

During Jose Mourinho’s first stint at Chelsea, and hence, his…

My dysfunctional relationship with soccer

What is it that you love about soccer? Why does it…

Freddy, Grant and the price of hype

With Grant Wahl’s “American Prodigy: Freddy Adu” podcast seemingly at…

My post-pandemic wishlist

During the Covid-19 pandemic, I have found myself fantasizing from…

Racing Louisville FC and the Nashville contingent

When the 2021 National Women’s Soccer League kicks off, women’s…