Hey there. The weather was nice this weekend and took my kid to his first game as a player and his last weekend at the pool, and while I think I could get used to bumblebee soccer, the impending cold season, less so.
NWSL announces Washington Spirit forfeit match against OL Reign (us): What else can go wrong? WaPo with more while Sounder at Heart shares their side.
Explaining the Washington Spirit: How the club’s history led to current turmoil - The Athletic When put together like this, it’s, well, disconcerting is modest.
Hip-hop artist Yo Gotti reportedly among new D.C. United investors (WaPo): OK I guess?
PODCAST: New DCU Youth Academy Director Patrick Ouckama (Pitch Pass): Roche chats with Patrick, who you’ll notice early is still very new!
Peacock TV’s Premier League streams go down just as matches start (CNet): Really shocked that NBC Sports, whose presentation of the England games was deteriorating, would shunt a week of games to their streamer that didn’t work (I am not shocked).
Finally, Philip Baker Hall turned 90 last week, and Hall had a resurgence of sorts in Paul Thomas Anderson movie, but a lot of people will remember his turn as the library cop in Seinfeld. Happy Birthday my dude: