Haiti Situation Critical for CONCACAF


It goes without saying that the devastation from the Haitian Earthquake is unlike anything we have seen in this region in recent times. Not even Hurricane Kartina comes close.

As somebody who has regularly seen the Haitian team play live in person (since the majority of their friendlies are held in Florida, not Haiti) I am still at a loss to rationalize the  loss of life related to football. This article sums up the dire reality.

As previously mentioned on this site and the podcast, the Haitian team is the national side, that I have been able to follow closest personally other than our own USMNT. I would like to personally ask each of our readers to give their ideas on how as a network, the EPL Talk family can contribute some football specific relief or ideas for charity please leave them in the comments section.

Thank You.

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About Kartik Krishnaiyer

A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the World Soccer Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the books 'Blue With Envy' about Manchester City FC, and 'Soccerwarz' about the MLS, USL and NASL infighting.
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