1. Nery Castillo Could Be Gift or Curse for Chicago Fire

    I admit, I am extremely excited about watching Nery Castillo playing in MLS, and as excited as I am, I am also very afraid that this kid will disappoint greatly...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about over 4 years ago 862 reads 10 comments

  2. Day 6: The 1993 Gold Cup Revisited, US Vs Mexico (100 Days Of US Soccer)

    July 25th, 1993. Just a small bet(s) With one tournament and one incredible win over Mexico under our belt, soccer began to look like another sport the Americans would quickly dominate...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 239 reads 2 comments

  3. Day 5: The Birth Of The US Vs Mexico Rivalry (100 Days Of US Soccer)

    July 5th, 1991, the day I pledged allegiance to the flag. Unlike most days before, I actually had something great to look forward to; this was the day that I was to attend the US vs Mexico match at the LA Coliseum...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 209 reads 1 comments

  4. Day 4:The Stand at Olimpico, revisiting the US vs Italy match of ITALIA 90

    June 14th, 1990. The day I realized I would forever hate the Italian National Team and everything that is Italian Soccer. 2 days before the date, my parents had sent me back to Mexico where I was to spend the summer at my grandmother’s house...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 69 reads 2 comments

  5. And Today on "Let's Bash John Terry"....

    Well actually, I was navigating my way around old stories in hopes that I found some great Wayne Bridge on John Terry quotes (prior to the infidelity issue), when for some reason, I decided to ...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 193 reads 2 comments

  6. Day 3: The Massacre at Florence, US vs Czechoslovakia in ITALIA '90

    June 9th, 1990. I was 10 years old and had been in the country for just a little over one year, and even though my English was limited, my time in Mexico gave me a deeper understanding of what being an American in a foreign land was like...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 64 reads 1 comments

  7. 100 Days Of US Soccer (100 Days That Forever Changed My Life)

    How we got here, Day 1. July 7th, 1988, somewhere in Zurich, US Soccer wins the biggest match to have ever competed on. This was the one that changed everything, its opponents; Brazil and Morocco...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 132 reads 1 comments

  8. Breaking Trends: Why Freddy Adu Is the Greatest American Soccer Player Ever

    There seems to be a trend with American "soccer experts” coming to a conclusion that Freddy’s best days are far behind him...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 1,423 reads 23 comments

  9. So like any proud American soccer fan, Lucy & I were up...

    So like any proud American soccer fan, Lucy & I were up early (4:30AM)watching the Man U. vs Everton match. Now on most days I would be chanting “Glory, Glory, Man...

    Angel Medina Written by Angel Medina about almost 5 years ago 68 reads 0 comments