Friday, November 27, 2015

Games to Watch: MLS conference finals conclude

Friday, November 27, 2015, 11:15 AM
Before I get started, a quick note. Due to changes in my real-job work (which is organizing's sports pages online and running our social media), Games to Watch will be discontinued after next week. So this is the next-to-last edition. It might come back at some point, but I have no idea... Read more

On the record: City Football Group's Ferran Soriano at BlazerCon

Friday, November 27, 2015, 10:54 AM
It was quite a coincidence that City Football Group head honcho Ferran Soriano took the stage at BlazerCon just under two weeks after his company's New York operation fired head coach Jason Kreis, and five days after it appointed Patrick Vieira to be the new man in charge. It was less of a coincidence... Read more

Fox Sports 2015-16 Bundesliga television schedule

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 11:11 PM
Here's your viewer's guide to TV coverage of Germany's Bundesliga. This season marks the long-awaited debut of Fox's multi-year rights deal that finally brings one of the world's best and most popular soccer leagues into mainstream American homes. For some years now, the Bundesliga has drawn the biggest... Read more

2015-16 NBC English Premier League and Fox FA Cup TV schedule

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 10:43 PM
Here's more proof that time flies: We're already in the third season of NBC's rights deal with the English Premier League. Below, you'll find the network's schedule for the start of the 2015-16 campaign. NBC's Live Extra streaming platform is free with authentication through participating TV providers... Read more

2015-16 UEFA and CONCACAF tournaments TV schedule

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 10:08 PM
Here's your viewer's guide to this season's TV coverage of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, the CONCACAF Champions League and national team games from those confederations. Last season's preamble was really long. I'd like to keep this season's shorter. Fox owns rights to every UEFA tournament... Read more

Sounders co-owner Joe Roth admits frustration with artificial turf

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 12:03 AM
SEATTLE - I originally intended to have this post up well before I left town Thursday night to embark on a two-sport swing through Cascadia. Alas, because of a big pile of non-soccer work I had to take care of after coming home from BlazerCon, I'm sitting in a downtown Seattle hotel room posting a... Read more

On the record: MLS commissioner Don Garber at BlazerCon

Saturday, November 21, 2015, 11:03 PM