Category Archives: Soccer

Becoming A Soccer Fan Pt. 1: The English Football League System

After pestering Brad and another co-worker, the elusive Larry Martinson, to walk me through how to follow the many European soccer leagues in existence, I first received a crash course in the Premier League or English Premier League (EPL) as it’s frequently referred to by folks outside of England.

ICYMI (In Case You Missed It): Sports Saturday

Toronto FC Won the MLS Cup: The nosedive of soccer in America continued as our domestic league shipped its trophy north of the border. Some of the most accomplished active American soccer players contributed to the title exodus as Michael Bradley and Jozy Altidore star

Guest Post by Will Adams: The “Relegating” Truth of MLS

Brad: I often lament the fact that we don’t talk more soccer here at SportsIntel so we’ve called in a true subject matter expert, my cousin Will Adams. The league championship, known as MLS Cup, will be played this Saturday in Toronto. It’s a rematch

USA Soccer

Before we do this, I want you to know that I know about “soccer guy.” I acknowledge that he exists and that he is obnoxious as hell. He’s that college roommate who studied in Valencia for a semester and suddenly professes undying love for “the

Guest Post by Matheus: World Cup Qualifying

Conmebol (South America’s soccer confederation) will host its last round of the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers on 10/10 and 10/11/17.  Brazil, already qualified and guaranteed the first spot on the South American qualifiers, will host Chile in Sao Paulo, while Argentina plays Ecuador in the