Tag Archives: Soccer

What to Know About the English Premier League

There’s never been a better time for Americans to get into soccer, after the success of the USMNT (U.S.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Football Films Now Streaming Online

We’ve been gearing up for World Cup 2014, and it’s finally happening. You would think a month of soccer matches would be enough for most, but for the hardcore fans, there’s never enough.

WATCH: Stephen Hawking Uses Math To Predict England’s World Cup Soccer Success

The toughest thing about writing an Anglophile blog is finding an appropriate space for the things that are hugely popular in Britain, but mean far less in the U.S., like football.

David Beckham, Wayne Rooney and Other English Football Greats Get Immortalized as Edible Art

Here’s the story in a nutshell: An artist has carved the faces of five famous British football players into Brazil nuts. (That’s football as in soccer.)

Supersizing Soccer: What Britain’s Premier League Could Learn From U.S. Sports Culture

Clearly, Britain is missing out.

Downs and Tight Ends: A Confused Brit’s View Of American Football

Since moving to the U.S. in 2007, I have found myself on more than a handful of occasions engaged in lively debate with American sports fans over which of our respective nations plays the better version of football.

10 British Things About Oklahoma City, OK

British expats are making their move to Oklahoma City, OK slowly but surely—typically for work or if married to an American—with stores and restaurants popping up in a steady manner according to English-born Jean Conway who runs ...

10 British Things About Des Moines, IA

Whether it’s Scottish dancing or an enthusiast meetup group, U.S. cities are surprisingly topped up with British events, organizations and other goings-ons.

10 British Things About Cleveland, OH

We all know “Cleveland Rocks” but what you may not know is that it’s topped up with British events and organizations.

10 British Things About Milwaukee, WI

We know Milwaukeeans are serious about the Green Bay Packers and their cheese, but what else is going on in this Midwestern city?