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“To Indeed Be a God”

[As Walt Whitman once wrote, “To indeed be a God.”  None of us knows what we will do with any certainty in later life.  Yet, I doubt there is a reader of this site that doesn’t love the thought of

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World Cup 2018 and Soccernomics

[There are few books that have had a bigger impact on my thinking about sports than Soccernomics by Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski.  With the World Cup heating up, it felt like a timely synopsis for our Book Review section. 

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Tim Howard: The Keeper

Tim Howard: The Keeper With soccer at its highest level of popularity in American history, it seems only fitting to review a great read about what the Brazilian great Pele called the beautiful game. Tim Howard has been a stalwart

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“Swami Sez”: 2016 Predictions

Perhaps you are acquainted with the Swami, Chris Berman’s alter-ego that loves to speak on the wonders of professional football. It is time for me to channel the Swami and make my own set of predictions for My ESPN for

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THE YANKS HEAD TO THE FIFA WORLD CUP BRAZIL

We are roughly one week away from the FIFA World Cup Brazil. As George Vecsey’s brilliant Eight World Cups notes, “The whole world plays soccer.” And even in America, the sports is at an all-time high as the U.S. National

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