Posts Tagged ‘Liverpool’

The post where I become an Atlanta Hawks fan

Fandom is transitory. That runs counter to the previously conceived and commercially popularized model of the “superfan” that pervades the sports ecosystem. Most fans’ attachment to their teams is tenuous, although you won’t often hear about that as it doesn’t make for a good Coors Light commercial. This is especially today, when every major sports […]

Five things I’d like to see from Liverpool

1) Fabio Aurelio lining up over free kicks Stevie G and Xabi generally take the free kicks for the Reds, but against Portsmouth Aurelio showed what he could do with those two on the bench. A left-footer like myself, the Brazilian’s smashing free kick goal opened the scoring for Liverpool against Pompey. This effort came […]

Liverpool 3-2 Manchester City: The Hearts of Champions

Editor’s Warning: this is a soccer post. Sunday against Manchester City, Liverpool Football Club showed they have exactly what it takes to mount a serious bid for the Premier League crown. Down 2-0 at half, the Reds rode Fernando Torres’ heroics to an improbable 3-2 victory at City. As my emotions are still buzzing from […]

Now is a good time to pick a Premier League team

Don’t forget to join our EPL Fantasy League! Constable Echelon I don’t fault Hotdog’s love of Liverpool for two reasons: (1) As he’s said before (and I believe it to be true): “You don’t pick your Premier League team, it picks you.” (2) I think a big reason that most soccer types seem to go […]