Category Archives: soccer

BEST OF 2010

Happy New Year everyone! The photo below is what I looked like in the final few moments of 2010. Bemused, betrayed, bewildered? The point of this blog and this list is that at the end of every year, I like … Continue reading

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BEST OF 2009

Happy new year everyone! I just finished a big list, but they keep on coming. This one is an annual tradition of mine dating back to 2005, where I list the top 10 events that I was able to take … Continue reading

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Penalty

Last Saturday I took part in an all-day soccer tournament in the deserts of Duarte. It was co-ed 8v8 on half fields with half size goals. Fifteen minute halves with no half time break. Three games in the first round … Continue reading

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Hamptons, Day 1

Today was the first day of the Hamptons International Film Festival, although I decided at the last minute to stay in New York City and spend the day watching the World Cup qualifiers at Nevada Smiths. There were too many … Continue reading

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Sunday Soccer

My sunday night soccer league continued tonight with our second game of the season. Coming off a tight 1-0 loss last week, we upped the pressure and intensity and walked away with a 4-4 result. I played goalkeeper for most … Continue reading

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Cock and Bull

Yesterday was a big day for American soccer. For the last twenty years we have been making small strides towards respect on the national stage beginning with qualifying for the World Cup in 1990, our first major appearance in 40 … Continue reading

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Pan Pacific Championship

The Los Angeles Galaxy took part in the inaugural Pan Pacific Championship this past week and it’s hard not to feel like we didn’t deserve to be there. Our record and performance was terrible last season and in an excuse … Continue reading

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