Tag Archives: Premier League Football

Premier League Season So Far: Most Exciting in Years?

Liverpool's Luis Suarez (right), a key to the team's success this season, battles with Fulham's Elsad Zverotic in their November 9 match. (Photo: AP/Clint Hughes)

From a neutral’s perspective, this season’s Premier League is shaping up to be the most dazzlingly entertaining, beautifully unpredictable, and grossly absorbing in the division’s history.  Since the BPL’s inception a little ...

Football vs. ‘Soccer’: A Translation Guide for Brits and Americans

Houston Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis, left, collides with Montreal Impact midfielder Sanna Nyassi during the second half of an MLS soccer match Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Houston. (Photo: AP/Houston Chronicle, Smiley N. Pool)

Football (or soccer, depending on which side of the pond you’re from) is just as vulnerable to Anglo-American nuances as any part of the special relationship.

Five Ways to Catch Premier League Football in the United States

A New York subway train wrapped in Arsenal ads, part of NBC Sports' huge marketing campaign to draw attention to their coverage of Premier League football. (Photo: AP/Mark Lennihan)

We all know that the Brits give the Americans a hard time when it comes to football. Whether we are lamenting their use of soccer (a word actually coined in England) or their so-called misuse of football (again, coined in England and ...