National Women’s Day
Since today is International Women’s Day, I thought I’d use this edition of my semi-weekly Musing column to write about gender equality among soccer fans and players. Did you know that FC Dallas has female capos? I did not know this until I read this great piece in What a Howler written by Gaby Kirschner. Gaby’s piece, linked below, identifies some of the following negative and positive points. Continue reading
While we all await the next Chicago Fire announcement, we may as well relish the organization’s biggest acquisition of recent memory — David Accam…
The man’s got speed, and style, now all the Fire need is service:
Chicago Fire defender Jalil Anibaba wore the badge of Los Rojiblancos last fall in Madrid. (photo: clubatleticomadrid.com)
On The Fire’s contributing writer Rob Thompson recently sat down with Jalil Anibaba to discuss the young defender’s development, his training stint with Atlético Madrid, and the upcoming 2013 season.