With buzz about the For Denver FC official launch during the World Cup, Denver has an opportunity to make a statement about equal treatment
With “Life Is A Game,” author Flint Whitlock helped write the story of Joe Guennel, the “father of Colorado soccer” whose love for the sport began while training in Missouri for World War II.
Mikaela Shiffrin’s pursuit of history highlights the growing importance of women’s sport. It’s a trend that is long overdue.
After Wahl died while covering World Cup soccer, an outpouring of tributes highlighted his many wonderful characteristics, none more so than his kindness
For the first time, the World Cup will be held in the winter and provide a perfect opportunity to find a new “family” to celebrate with
Between my deadline for this column and its publication in the wee morning hours of Sunday, I will attend a wake at my beloved soccer bar, the British Bulldog. Or maybe it is a memorial, I am not quite sure. What I do know is that a community will be gathering. A community that included […]
Like many Americans, Cole Bassett grew up with the time-honored Thanksgiving tradition of sitting down to a big family meal, then moving the celebration in front of the big screen and finishing the day watching pro football on television. But this year, the 20-year-old Littleton native finds himself part of what could be the modest […]
This year’s hit Halloween costumes have revolved around the feel-good soccer show Ted Lasso. Take your pick from Coach Lasso himself to Coach Beard or Rebecca Welton. Couples going as Keeley Jones and Roy Kent. Shoot, even U.S. Sens. Mitt Romney and Krysten Sinema got in on the act. Even Jose Mourinho is rumored to […]
Dos a Cero! Dos a Cero! After writing about tolerance and inclusion in many of my columns, I will spend Sunday night taunting my Mexican friends. The U.S. Men’s National Team will resume its bitter rivalry against Mexico in the CONCACAF Nations League Final at Mile High Stadium (or Empower Field if we are being […]
Megan Rapinoe caught the attention of social media and the president alike with a perfectly placed f-bomb in response to whether she would visit the White House. Colorado’s growing soccer community almost certainly grinned knowingly over the exchange. It isn’t the first time Rapinoe has delivered a deadly accurate lob into a heated battlefield. My […]