I think they are on to something special with this new network.
After a brief discussion with @footballfactman, we came to the conclusion that ‘unpredictable efficiency when attacking’ coupled with ‘repeatable defensive strategies – depending on the opposition’ would be the most effective way for a team to win football matches.
Liverpool missed both strategies against Southampton.
Manchester City and Apple – an unlikely duo.
Earlier this year, on this blog, I dreamt up a new way of watching soccer on TV. While it might have been just a wish, the article above makes me think we are moving closer to that vision.
By the way, the less opinion, less yelling comment from above – I wonder if that applies to the behind-the-camera personalities as well as those in front of the camera.
(My experience hopes yes.)
A terrific article on the alleged eccentricity and the background of Mario Balotelli. One of the more enjoyable players to watch in the world today.
Pfft. High expectations this year.
Lots of terrific news for soccer / football fans in New York lately.