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Friday, August 18, 2017

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...

Brazil-Ecuador at Copa America

By G.D. Morrill I attended the Brazil-Ecuador game Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.  Before an announced crowd of 58,000, mostly Brazil fans and many other Latinos, Mexicans, and Americans.  Everybody entered the stadium...


Lesson Learned for USA Soccer at Copa America

By G.D.Morrill Wow!  That was a rough one!  The USA wasn't expected to win against Colombia tonight, but a soccer lesson?  That's what we got.  Think of a pro team playing a college team, and...

Copa America Centenario Updates

by G.D. Morrill Well folks, your intrepid reporter is once again ready to report on the most important soccer tournament in the Americas prior to the World Cup in 2018 in Russia, the America Cup Soccer...