Soft Pretzel Logic Archive: July, 2009

Local TV viewership for the Gold Cup final

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You may have heard that Univision’s broadcast of the U.S.-Mexico Gold Cup final this past Sunday drew 5.4 million viewers nationwide... Read more

Linc width problem "solvable" for World Cup

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This afternoon, U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati held a conference call with reporters in which he talked about the just-completed... Read more

SEC football in Philadelphia

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Because this blog does deal with college sports on a fairly regular basis... You may have heard that the Southeastern Conference recently... Read more

Gold Cup fan videos

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I said in my last post that I wanted to put together a collection of fan videos from the Gold Cup games over the weekend. A few of you responded... Read more

Can Philly host the World Cup?

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I spent so much time blogging and editing video last night that I forgot to put together the gallery of Ron Cortes' photos from the doubleheader... Read more

United States 2, Panama 1 a.e.t.

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I'm going to keep this post as short as I can because it's 4 a.m. as I write this and I really want to go to sleep. Here's all the multimedia... Read more

Live blog: United States vs. Panama

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Here we go. It's the United States national soccer team's first visit to Philadelphia since 1991, and its first official match here since 1968... Read more

Countdown to U.S.-Panama

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So here we are in the final hours before the United States faces Panama at Lincoln Financial Field. This will be the last post on here until... Read more

September 25, 1968: Israel 4, United States 0

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As promised, tonight we look back at the U.S. national team's last full international match in Philadelphia: a 4-0 loss to Israel on September... Read more

David Akers plays soccer

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I said yesterday that I'd be featuring the U.S. soccer team's 1968 game against Israel in Philadelphia here on the blog today, but I'm going... Read more