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The World Cup (without the United States)

The World Cup (without the United States)
Brendan Davidson, parsnip editor August 22, 2018

Americans do not care about soccer. The United States not being one of 32 teams to make the World Cup is not a valid excuse for ignorance, as the entire rest of the world still watched from the...

Devastated to be a soccer fan

Devastated to be a soccer fan
Jack Rintoul, entertainment editor October 12, 2017

It was not until the other night that I said a word I don't often use to describe soccer. It was a word I said typically when it looked as if all hope was lost; a word I used to describe disasters and...

Top sports moments of 2015

Top sports moments of 2015
Christian Heutel and Mara Hockerman January 19, 2016

With 2016 sports kicking off, TKC takes a look at what the sports world brought us in 2015. From the Triple Crown to the U.S. women’s soccer team winning the World Cup, 2015 held a whirlwind of exciting...

Fans are at fault, not FIFA

Men's earnings vs. Women's earnings
Dom Palombo, sports writer December 2, 2015

The final whistle blew, and the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team celebrated its first World Cup title in 16 years in Vancouver, Canada July 5. When the players arrived back in the states, the talk was...

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