Brazil 2014: The World Cups of CONCACAF

Uruguay 1930 semifinalist: USMNT (Photo: firsttouchonline.com)

Uruguay 1930 semifinalist: USMNT (Photo: firsttouchonline.com)

Four wins from the first seven matches played at Brazil 2014 has created a lot of buzz for CONCACAF. Best ever tournament for the region? We don’t know yet. While we wait, Austin Fido brings a little history of CONCACAF performances at the World Cup… Continue reading

USMNT: Not a Metaphor, Just a Football Match

Beckerman, Beltran, and Rimando: continuing the campaign for landmark status in Salt Lake City. (image: soccerbyives.com)

Beckerman, Beltran, and Rimando: continuing the campaign for landmark status in Salt Lake City. (image: soccerbyives.com)

The Yanks tossed a 4-1 win over Cuba onto the pile of its recent success. OTF’s Austin Fido is back to consider what it all means for the USMNT’s Gold Cup campaign and beyond… Continue reading

Gold Cup 2013: The Chicago Edition

Much like the tournament itself, the new Gold Cup trophy looks a lot like the last one. (image: concacaf.com)

Much like the tournament itself, the new Gold Cup trophy looks a lot like the last one. (image: concacaf.com)

This year’s Gold Cup comes with extra DaMarcus Beasley and extra Soldier Field! OTF’s Austin Fido delivers his verdict on what to expect from all the teams in the Chicago edition of CONCACAF’s Gold Cup…
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