Author Archives: Christopher Harris

About Christopher Harris

Publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris founded the site in 2005. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who was born and raised in Wales, has lived in Florida since 1984, and supported Swansea City since 1979. Last but not least, he got engaged during half-time of a MLS game.

Vancouver Whitecaps Players Suit Up For FIFA 12 Animations

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Camilo Sanvezzo and Davide Chiumiento of Vancouver Whitecaps are featured in the above video, to show you how EA Sports captures video of players and turns them into animations for the upcoming FIFA 12 video game. As you can see … Continue reading

South Florida Soccer Fans Send Clear Message to MLS: We’re Ready

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In January, MLS Commissioner Don Garber met with soccer fans in South Florida in a public forum where he shared his valid concerns about the market: “Miami needs to change its reputation as a market that believes in professional soccer,” … Continue reading

Bob Bradley Sacked As US Men’s National Team Coach

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Bob Bradley has been sacked by USSF as coach of the US men’s national team. “We want to thank Bob Bradley for his service and dedication to U.S. Soccer during the past five years,” said Gulati. “During his time as … Continue reading

Happy Independence Day

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I’d like to take this time to wish you and your family a Happy Independence Day today. Hopefully you’re looking forward to a great day with your friends and/or family accompanied by good food and good drink that ends with … Continue reading

LA Galaxy Unveil Third Shirt for 2011 MLS Season: Photo

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LA Galaxy have revealed their third shirt for the 2011 MLS season. The new jersey, designed by Adidas, looks black in the photo but is actually a dark blue (or, as LA Galaxy are calling it, a dark blur color … Continue reading

MLS Talk Podcast: This Week In US Soccer

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On the first edition of the reboot of the MLS Talk Podcast : This Week in US Soccer, hosts Chris Riordan and Chris Webb discuss the latest happenings in the American soccer world … starting with a review of the … Continue reading

Watch a Video Documentary About Chicago Fire’s Section 8

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Living in the Red: The Chicago Fire Soccer Team Fan Base, Section 8 from Heather Eidson on Vimeo. One of the best supporters groups in Major League Soccer have finally got some recognition they deserve thanks to a video documentary … Continue reading

Support the United States Women’s Team in the 2011 World Cup

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Now that the US men’s national team’s hopes for winning the 2011 Gold Cup are dashed, our attention changes to focus on the US women’s national team who will play their first match of the tournament on Tuesday against Korea … Continue reading

USA 2-4 Mexico in 2011 Gold Cup Final: Your Reaction

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The United States men’s national team suffered a demoralizing 4-2 defeat at the hands of Mexico in the 2011 Gold Cup Final at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. The US led in the first half 2-0 until Mexico’s Pablo … Continue reading

Poll: Who Will Win? USA or Guadeloupe?

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The US men’s national team faces a must-win game tonight against Guadeloupe in the 2011 Gold Cup. The game, which will kick off at 9pm ET on FOX Soccer and Telefutura, should be an entertaining one to watch. The US … Continue reading