Happy Thursday, ladies and gentlemen. I hope your week is going smoothly. If you're anything like me, you're going to make up a fake excuse to leave work at 3 pm, then head down to the bar to watch some Europa League. You're not a real soccer fan until you skip work to watch Europa League.
Today's edition of Freedom Kicks includes a couple of Sporting KC previewish things, some notes on the U.S. soccer hall of fame inductees, self-promotion and some other notes from around the league.
The biggest key is that you need to play soccer better than the other team. #analysis
I'm pretty sure they play one of the league's most conservative systems at home, too.
No word on whether or not a rendition of 99 bottles of beer will be sung at the induction ceremony.
Well, that was a bad finish.
I wrote this!
This year, it's actually TFC's year.
This is really consistent with everything I've heard about John Spencer.