January 2010, The Rundown

The Rundown: Best Links Of The Week

While the content here at The Yanks Are Coming is nothing short of top-notch, we want you to know it’s OK to venture elsewhere in the blogosphere. To spare you from reading hours and hours of worthless crap, we present you five of the best stories of the week from other sources. Excuse us while we pat ourselves on the back.

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5. Goal.com: 11 Reasons For USA Soccer Fans To Celebrate 2010

A fun look ahead to some of the moments in 2010 that should bring smiles to the faces of the USMNT faithful…

4. ESPN: O’Brien’s goal highlights U.S. soccer’s decade

From the opening of the Home Depot Center to Beckham signing with MLS, Steve Davis offers readers the ten defining U.S. soccer moments from the last ten years…

3. The Shin Guardian: Oh Look! I’ve Found A Free Superstar

Matthew imagines a world in which the USMNT could add any player their heart desires before the start of the World Cup. Fernando Torres, anyone?

2. Soccer By Ives: Landon Donovan’s (hilarious) Mexican commercial

While not much in the way of commentary, Ives offers up this gem of a video in which Lando presents his mastery of the Spanish language. So funny!

1. Match Fit USA: MLS Players, Regular Guys

Securing the top spot of the week, Jason Davis from Match Fit USA provides readers a perfect medley of musings on MLS, salaries and why Americans romanticize the yesteryear of MLB…

To nominate an article or blog entry for The Rundown, send your favorite links to dan@yanksarecoming.com.

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Daniel Seco