Yep SportsFann, go back to baseball and watch 12 seconds of action crammed into
4 hours of game.
Is this a little like the Jazz making the playoffs as the 8th seed. We are all
kind of excited, but know that the reality is we are cheering for a team that
will get knocked out in short order. If feels a little pathetic to be so
excited about simply qualifying for the World Cup. Once we win it, then
Yes, soccer has by called by some a high-speed chess match. The precision often
necessary to score is scintillating to some, and--to try to say it
nicely--unappreciated by others. I suppose I could instead say,
"If you don't like it, why did you waste your time reading the
What an amazing performance. We have more soccer balls in the US than there are
people in Honduras, and the US team dominates them by, oh yeah, a 1-0 score.
Yawn. I would rather watch paint dry than ever watch a soccer game. Oh wait,
they are one in the same.