Coast Soccer League Age Distribution


I originally started this post as an introduction to the Coast Soccer League for our readers outside the southern california area.  I wanted to go through the history and an explanation of why it is so successful with it’s teams dominating national level tournaments. But as I began digging through the data, I found something […]

World Cup Coaching Salaries

Fabio Capello's hands say it all. The Italian makes close to ten million dollars a year in England.

The globalization of markets has enabled soccer to grow regardless of current economic conditions.  One only need look at expanding player salaries and astronomical investments clubs are making. The $94 million Real Madrid recently furnished to acquire Cristiano Ronaldo is a clear example of the money that circulates the modern game. But clubs aren’t the […]

World Cup Groups Are Set for South Africa 2010


The World Cup draw took place at 9 am PST and the groups are set!  Here they are.  More detailed analysis to follow! Group A South Africa, Mexico, Uruguay, France Group B Argentina, Nigeria, South Korea, Greece Group C England, USA, Algeria, Slovenia Group D Germany, Australia, Serbia, Ghana Group E Netherlands, Denmark, Japan, Cameroon […]