World Cup Brazil
Is the Multi-Country Model the Future of Major Sporting Events?
EURO 2020 will play out all across Europe, is sharing the wealth the future of big international sporting events?
Why the United States Needs a Football Revolution
Even after 101 years, the United States has failed to develop a national playing style. If Jurgen Klinsmann wants to do so, he should look, unconventionally, south.
A World Cup of Broken Ideas
This year’s tournament ended the same way that it started.
A Not-Quite-Definitive Review of the World Cup's Eight Finest Goals
Free of its in-game context, how does one figure out what makes a goal great?
World Cup Dispatch: Out and About In The Argentine Slum of Rio De Janeiro
The city government on Rio de Janeiro relocated thousands of Argentinian Fans during the World Cup.
Rihanna Hangs Out With German Team After Their World Cup Win
Rihanna was at the World Cup. Seems like she had a good time.
The Empire Never Ended
The USMNT is growing up. It's not clear that it's turning into an adult we like very much, though.
The (Other) Battle of São Paulo
Where there’s a will, there’s a way.
When the World Expected Brazil to Burn, Brazilians Turned to Laughter
After a historically thorough beat down courtesy of Germany, all there was left to do in Brazil was laugh at the absurdity.
Watching a Nation’s Dreams Die in Rocinha
The mood in the favelas of Rio during the national team's was that of complete astonishment.
Last Night in Rio Was Massively Depressing
Brazil's humiliating loss to Germany in yesterday's World Cup semi-finals prompted fears of riots, but last night the locals in Rio were mostly just sad and drunk in the rain.
"Lost" Referee Hands Out Fouls and Cards Around NYC, Gets Interviewed by Us
We interview the star of a sketch comedy video. It's sports-related, we swear.