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Despite Loss, Jurgen Klinsmann Job Will Be Safe

Confession time, I did not grow up loving soccer. Crazy, I know, but that’s typically the case for the majority of soccer journalists in this country. I mean, even Grant Wahl used to cover basketball. That is something you need to know in order to better understand the rest of this column, I am...

Local Soccer Fans Should Support What They Have, Not Wish Upon an MLS Star

Ever since the Miami Herald broke the news last week that soccer legend David Beckham would be in Miami for the Miami Heat game with Bolivian billionaire, Marcelo Cluade, facebook and twitter flooded with “MLS to Miami” talks. As some of the people who have been following this story know,...