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A collection of 15 posts

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #3

July 16, 2020

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #3 by Leo Baudhuin

Well, that's a wrap on the preliminary round. After relying on a four-way tiebreaker to determine teams four through seven, our next round is set. The takeaways so far? We've seen a lot of really good soccer – especially compared with MLS –  accompanied by the majority

No One Is Coming To Save Us

July 14, 2020

No One Is Coming To Save Us by Zoë Hayden

Sports leagues in the United States are continuing to resume operations despite the fact that it is clearly unsafe, but this is just one small locus of the horror that is being wrought across our society by libertarian capitalism. This is not a conspiracy theory,

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #2

July 11, 2020

NWSL: Challenge Cup Notebook #2 by Leo Baudhuin

It's been an interesting week in the Challenge Cup. After both the then-last-place teams picked up wins on Wednesday, the table is closer than ever. Although standings don't count for anything beyond knockout-round seeding, these results are a fantastic example of the NWSL's parity. There's