Toronto FC dispelled any thought that the loss in the 2016 MLS Cup Final to the Seattle Sounders might negatively affect the rematch right from the kickoff. Toronto never allowed Seattle to settle and dominated throughout the game until the final...
The forecast for Saturday’s match is temperatures around the freezing mark with a chance of light snow showers, which should make for delightful viewing on television and harsh conditions for both players and live spectators.
NASCAR split its Cup races into three "stages" last season, which fans either liked or didn't like. A better way might be to run three separate races every week -- two 20-car semifinals and one 20-car final.
On a local level, only two of a planned 20 regional World Cup sponsors have bought in to Russia 2018. After a gaggle of corruption scandals, FIFA is just too toxic a brand in an age when sponsorship bares a political edge. What does this tell us?
The 2017 Club World Cup kicks off in the United Arab Emirates this week, but FIFA are looking to expand the competition from 7 teams to 24 teams. Sounds good, but not if half of those teams are from Europe.
A U.S. Soccer spokesperson said the number of media credential requests for Russia was significantly lower than they were for the 2014 Brazil tournament. Many organizations have dropped any plans of coverage.