Category Archives: Weekly Column
100 Percent Soccer column: Weekend guide to best World Cup qualifying games on television
Keep calm and #Get3!
#USAvCRC, presented by @VolpiFoods1902 » https://t.co/kcYWBXmpju pic.twitter.com/pmy63PlyUv
— U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) August 31, 2017
#WCQ | FT
Japan 2-0 Australia
Hosts see off Socceroos to reach 2018 #WorldCuphttps://t.co/SpQDWJq93q pic.twitter.com/dHgJfNcSn7
— #WCQ (@FIFAWorldCup) August 31, 2017
#ElTri is ready for their upcoming World Cup qualifier against Panama!@FX_Rivera has the full update from camp. pic.twitter.com/UAWKEAK6CN
— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) August 30, 2017
100 Percent Soccer column: With game-changing goals few and far between, Galaxy season is slipping away
Things don’t look good for the Galaxy making the playoffs, do they?
100 Percent Soccer Column: Neymar, Pulisic, Messi, Ronaldo provide more reasons than ever to watch European football
Read the 100 Percent Soccer column here.
It's within touching distance… #PLkickoff pic.twitter.com/cW7uSEAtNf
— Premier League (@premierleague) August 10, 2017
.@PremierLeague football is back this weekend!
Everything you need to know ahead of our opener against West Ham: https://t.co/bQaNdUEAxJ pic.twitter.com/f95HgZQKLs
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 10, 2017
The new Premier League season starts tomorrow.
So, who ya got winning this thing? pic.twitter.com/L01RV3rngN
— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) August 10, 2017
In 25 seasons of the Premier League, there have been 1,840 foreign players from 105 nations outside British Isles. Countries with >20 here: pic.twitter.com/ZnxxPzLBai
— Nick Harris (@sportingintel) August 10, 2017
6️⃣ reasons why @BVB will end Bayern's #Bundesliga dominance this season. pic.twitter.com/vHM6XMx1VK
— DW Sports (@dw_sports) August 8, 2017
100 Percent Soccer Column: The return of Sigi Schmid to the LA Galaxy
Winner: Can Sigi Schmid bring another MLS Cup to LA?
many LA fans asked for it; the Galaxy FO delivered.
Read more on Sigi Schmid’s homecoming to the LA Galaxy in this week’s 100 Percent Soccer column.
100 Percent Soccer column: Real stars on show at MLS All-Star game and the return of Sigi Scmid to the LA Galaxy
Given today’s news, this week’s 100 Percent Soccer column that was filed Wednesday afternoon before word broke of Sigi Schmid’s Galaxy return, was rather prescient.
Also: Continue reading “100 Percent Soccer column: Real stars on show at MLS All-Star game and the return of Sigi Scmid to the LA Galaxy” »
100 Percent Soccer column: Can the Galaxy turn their season around after deflating home loss to Vancouver Wednesday?
Short answer from fans: no (see more reaction below).
This was not what coach Curt Onalfo and the Galaxy wanted when they embarked on the second half of the season Wednesday against Vancouver.
Read more at this week’s 100 Percent Soccer column (full disclosure it was filed just before last night’s game kicked off).
Fans are not happy:
Live look to our season #onalfoout pic.twitter.com/Uqpjt4kHmV
— Alex Payne (@alexsidewayspay) July 20, 2017
@LAGalaxy first to five…. in a row loses at home in all competitions.
— Angel City Brigade (@ACBrigade) July 20, 2017
Take the banner down
it doesn't make the message less true. pic.twitter.com/1qGL0KyFLz
— Riot Squadcast (@RiotSquadcast) July 20, 2017
100 Percent Soccer column: Manchester United on Saturday’s LA Galaxy game in Carson — meh
Would you spend $250 to watch a Real Madrid training session? And there’s no guarantee of even on autograph at that price.
Ticket prices for actual games are similarly eye-popping considering they are little more than glorified training sessions. And to top it off, Manchester United’s attitude toward Saturday’s Galaxy exhibition game is more than a little underwhelming if not insulting.
100 Percent Soccer: What are the odds Ronaldo, Chicharito or Ibrahimovic comes to LA and MLS?
Here’s the scoop on that picture.
Read this week’s 100 Percent Soccer column here.
Here are the odds for Cristiano Ronaldo’s next club, courtesy of Las Vegas oddsmakers Bovada.com
Manchester Utd 2/1
Paris Saint-Germain 11/2
Any Chinese Team 16/1
Any MLS Team 20/1
Bayern Munich 20/1
Man City 25/1
AC Milan 33/1
Inter Milan 40/1
Sporting Lisbon 50/1
Any Brazilian Team 100/1
Meanwhile, the Galaxy have extended their unbeaten streak to eight games with Wednesday’s road win over the Colorado Rapids.