Category: North America

Reborn in the USA: Soccer

President Obama believes the US will win the World Cup at some point. When you’ve picked yourself up off the floor after laughing yourself stupid, you cannot deny his comment represents a shift in the status of football in the United States. It has been quite easy to […]

Beckham’s Miami vice

Just as you had to admire David Beckham’s response to Sir Alex Ferguson’s book (however ridiculous the “showcase hairstyle” might be), you can’t help feeling that his latest venture, acquiring a football franchise, is another example of the former England captain’s hunger for attention. It’s hard to take […]