It's a USMNT game day, folks. The boys play Trinidad and Tobago tonight in World Cup qualifying. That game will be on the elusive BeIN Sports but also NBC Universo and En Vivo Extra. So, good luck to you.
Let us get into the soccer.
USA soccer: Tim Howard back in goal against Trinidad and Tobago - Planet Futbol - SI.com
I hope that Bill Hamid, meanwhile, is enjoying some quality beach time.
ASN article: Cameron Is the Man in the Middle for Club and Country
Bruh. Please to be not giving up an early goal this time, okay?
So also, BlazerCon happened last weekend, and it's a thing I wish hadn't existed at all but nonetheless did. And there were a lot of articles about it passed around yesterday, and I'd be kind of remiss if I didn't share some. So here is one, and here is another, and another, and one more. Read as you will. BlazerCon interlude over.
Why Landon Donovan accepting a coaching role with Atlanta United isn't far-fetched - Dirty South Soccer
I just got a little pang of nostalgia looking at that photo of Boca and Landon.
Fifa pushed to give more roles to women as letter spells out disparity | Football | The Guardian
Hello yes I am available to be a FIFA exec. I assume this involves large amounts of money and spending time in Switzerland, both of which I think would agree with me.
All right, what else is up?