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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Copa America Quarterfinals

by G.D. Morrill Today begins the quarterfinals of the Copa America Centenario, or America Cup One Hundred Year anniversary.  The USA confronts Ecuador in Seattle.  On Friday, Peru plays Colombia, and on Saturday Argentina v...

Mexico vs Venezuela

by G.D. Morrill On Monday, Mexico played Venezuela to see which country's team would finish first and second in their group. Mexico needed only a tie to win their group. Venezuela, the giant killers which...


Peru Prevails in Foxborough

by G.D. Morrill Yesterday Brazil played Peru in Foxborough, Mass.  At stake was a birth in the quarterfinal round against Colombia, second place winner in the group with the USA.  The USA would play Ecuador...

USA vs Paraguay

by G.D. Morrill The USA, on the heels of a 4-0 butt kicking win over Costa Rica, needed just a tie today against Paraguay to advance to the quarterfinals of the Copa America.  Paraguay, the...


The Slur by Mexican Fans at Soccer Matches

Commentary by G.D. Morrill Something must be said about a behavior that Mexicans, here, and where ever Mexicans play in the world, attended by large numbers of Mexican fans of their country's league soccer, or their...

Argentina vs Panama

by G.D. Morrill Argentina, winner of two World Cups, started off with a lackluster first half against Panama, another team, which was included in the Copa America which is basically fodder for the good teams. ...


Mexico vs Jamaica

by G.D. Morrill Mexico, winner over Uruguay 3-1, two days ago confronted Jamaica tonight in the Rose Bowl, with an announced crowd of over 83,000 crazy, wild Mexicans who were in a frenzy for most...

USA vs Costa Rica Recap

by G.D. Morrill Facing elimination from the host's own tournament, the USA was up to the severity of the occasion and emerged triumphant today against little Costa Rica.  Since 1975 our record v Costa Rica...


Argentina vs Chile

by G.D. Morrill Yesterday, two extremely competitive rivals and South American neighbors, which share a border in the Andes, Argentina and Chile, met in California's Santa Clara, at Levy Stadium to a full house.  Argentina,...

Mexico Wins!

by G.D. Morrill Many of the capacity crowd, 99% Mexican, had not yet settled in their seats in the Mexico v Uruguay game yesterday in Glendale, Arizona, when a cross in front of Uruguay's goal...