1. USMNT: 1 Weakness the Yanks Must Shore Up Before the World Cup

    It is often difficult to remember while watching the U.S. play during the Gold Cup that the side on the pitch is almost entirely Jurgen Klinsmann 's B-team...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 3,689 reads 5 comments

  2. Arsenal Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 22

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 11,898 reads 32 comments

  3. United States vs. El Salvador: Landon Donovan Proves Himself Crucial Yet Again

    When Landon Donovan , statistically the best American football player ever , decided to return to the game after a much-discussed four-month hiatus, he explained his reasoning to Charles Boehm of MLSsoccer...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 60,201 reads 22 comments

  4. United States vs. El Salvador: Gold Cup Live Score, Highlights and Recap

    Gold Cup Quarterfinal—United States vs. El Salvador FULL TIME United States 5-1 El Salvador Goodson 22' Corona 28' Zelaya 39' Johnson 60' Donovan 79' ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 15,166 reads 29 comments

  5. United States vs. Costa Rica: 5 Things We Learned

    In its final game of the group stage of the Gold Cup, the United States saw off Costa Rica in a surprisingly tense 1-0 game that was decided by Brek Shea's first international goal in the 82nd minute...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 7,759 reads 19 comments

  6. Arsenal Transfer Tracker: Week of July 15 News and Rumours

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 63,017 reads 43 comments

  7. Arsenal: Rating the Gunners' Players vs. Indonesia XI

    It is important to remember that preseason friendlies are merely exercises in building fitness and, hopefully, some measure of confidence ahead of a new season. And this was the first of several of these otherwise meaningless fixtures...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 4,628 reads 4 comments

  8. Arsenal vs. Indonesia XI: Preseason Friendly Live Score, Highlights and Recap

    Preseason Friendly— Arsenal vs. Indonesia Dream Team FULL TIME Arsenal 7-0 Indonesia Dream Team Walcott 19' Akpom 54' Giroud 70' 74' Podolski 83' ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 12 months ago 24,954 reads 5 comments

  9. USMNT: Can Chris Wondolowski Displace Jozy Altidore as Starting Striker?

    OK, it was against Belize. Belize, whose current FIFA rank of 130 is only two places below its all-time high of 128, achieved earlier this year. Its most capped player of all time, Elroy Smith, currently plays in the Honduran league...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 3,706 reads 40 comments

  10. Arsenal Transfer Tracker: Week of July 8 News and Rumours

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 13,106 reads 22 comments

  11. Arsenal Transfer Rumours: Why Julio Cesar Is Now a Realistic Target

    Arsenal took a significant step forward in their necessary quest to cut the deadwood from their squad by dumping Vito Mannone to Sunderland for a reported £2 million (via the Guardian )...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 14,338 reads 11 comments

  12. Wayne Rooney: Why He Could Be the New Thierry Henry at Arsenal

    In 2002, David Moyes found that he had a precocious young talent on his hands. He could not help but give the kid chances to play and excel after the 2002-03 season began...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 17,780 reads 32 comments

  13. Ranking the 10 Best Teenage Footballers in the World Right Now

    Are you tired of the latest transfer rumors? Interested in hearing about a new crop of faces, ready and waiting to burst onto the mainstream football scene? Perhaps you would simply like to learn more about the talents of tomorrow...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 10,559 reads 17 comments

  14. Arsenal Transfer Tracker: Week of July 1 News and Rumours

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 14,280 reads 11 comments

  15. FIFA Confederations Cup: 8 Players Whose Transfer Values Increased

    Major tournaments are always avenues for promising talents to showcase their abilities. With much of the world tuned in and the pressure ratcheted to unusually high level, players ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 1,098 reads 4 comments

  16. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Analyzing His Strengths and Weaknesses Last Season

    Alex Oxlade -Chamberlain is not Theo Walcott . So Arsene Wenger took pains to remind Arsenal fans when he bought his second young, speedy Englishman from Southampton in five years...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 4,020 reads 8 comments

  17. Predicting the Destinations of the 7 Biggest Names Left on the Transfer Market

    Every year, there are buckets of virtual ink poured onto computer screens and then the Internet by writers suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome and wishful minds...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 12,420 reads 30 comments

  18. Arsenal Transfer Tracker: Week of June 24 News and Rumours

    Arsenal 's season is over, so you know what that means: Transfer season is upon us once again! Yes, with no club football to occupy us over the long summer, we must ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 41,586 reads 15 comments

  19. FIFA Confederations Cup 2013: Ranking the Semifinalists

    Though it's only just begun, this summer's preeminent football tournament is nearing its conclusion. Because of the structure of the Confederations Cup, there are only two stages before the final...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 2,665 reads 9 comments

  20. Arsenal Fans Have Found a New Cult Hero in Santi Cazorla

    On the opening day of the 2012-13 Premier League season, a new hero was born. From the moment he stepped onto the pitch until the referee blew his whistle to tell him to depart, ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 7,256 reads 20 comments

  21. Arsenal Transfer Rumours: 4 Attainable Players on Arsene Wenger's Radar

    With no club football to occupy us during these summer months, silly season has taken hold of some of the more hopeful fans out there...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 19,230 reads 14 comments

  22. Arsenal Transfer Tracker: Week of June 17 News and Rumours

    Arsenal 's season has only just ended, so you know what that means: Transfer season is upon us once again! Yes, with no actual football to occupy ourselves with over the long summer, ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 8,730 reads 3 comments

  23. Arsenal: 5 Reasons Julio Cesar Would Be a Great Arsenal Summer Signing

    The vast potential that Wojciech Szczesny has shown means that Arsenal will not be on the lookout for a new first-choice goalkeeper. However, there is a void behind the Pole, and healthy competition must be maintained...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 14,713 reads 17 comments

  24. Arsenal Transfer Rumors: The 4 Biggest Questions Arsene Wenger Must Address

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 24,907 reads 61 comments

  25. Arsene Wenger: 5 Candidates Who Are as Worthy of the Arsenal Job

    Confession time: The title of this article is meant to grab your attention. Because no one can truly replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal , and there is certainly no manager today ...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 1 year ago 13,113 reads 33 comments