FIFA announces "fan ban" in response to racial incidents
FIFA announces "fan ban" in response to racial incidents
The GIST: Soccer’s abhorrent racism problem continues to rage on, and FIFA is finally taking some baby steps to curb it.
September 22, 2021
NWSL receives criticism over championship game announcement
NWSL receives criticism over championship game announcement
The GIST: In anticipation of the upcoming postseason, the NWSL announced on Monday that the NWSL Championship game would be held on Saturday, November 20th...at 9 a.m. local time...on artificial turf. So not okay.
September 08, 2021
Quick refresher on European soccer as new seasons get underway
Quick refresher on European soccer as new seasons get underway
The GIST: Three of the world’s top men’s soccer leagues kicked off over the weekend, and if you’re feeling like you need a quick refresher on the complexities of European football, then you’ve come to the right place. Just call us Coach Beard.
August 16, 2021
History made for the Canadian women's soccer team
History made for the Canadian women's soccer team
The GIST: For the first time in history, our Canadian women’s soccer team — led by the GOAT Christine Sinclair — will compete for gold. *cue tears*
August 02, 2021
UEFA European Championship goes to Italy
UEFA European Championship goes to Italy
The GIST: After a match that at times looked more like a diving competition than a soccer game, the Academy Award UEFA European Championship goes to…Italy.
July 12, 2021
Recapping the Exciting Round of 16 Euro Matches
Recapping the Exciting Round of 16 Euro Matches
The GIST: The Euros’ knockout Round of 16 is underway, and when every match is a battle of the best, there are bound to be some upsets. This is what Drake songs are made of.
June 28, 2021