TYAC's MLS 24 Under 24 Ballot

TYAC’s MLS 24 Under 24 Ballot

Tweet Neil W. Blackmon Last year, in an effort spearheaded by The Shin Guardian, we, along with writers like Charles Boehm, released a MLS “24 Under 24″ ballot ranking the 24 best players under 24 in Major League Soccer and explaining our rankings. We included commentary from a MLS assistant coach, as well as a MLS […]

Whiney Limey: Bloody Typical- You Score 15 Goals And Still Get Beat...

Whiney Limey: Bloody Typical- You Score 15 Goals And Still Get Beat…

Tweet Guy Bailey Editor’s Note: Guy Bailey returns for another campaign of columns for The Yanks Are Coming throughout the Barclay’s Premier League season. He’ll discuss  the happenings overseas in the world’s most popular sports league, as well as The Championship, where many Americans ply their trade. Guy offers a unique perspective on the league as a Brit who lived for […]

Who's Next for the USMNT in Goal After Tim Howard and Brad Guzan?

Who’s Next for the USMNT in Goal After Tim Howard and Brad Guzan?

Tweet Goalkeeper has long been a position of particular strength for the United States Men’s National Team. The World Cup in Brazil made Tim Howard a household name among even the most casual of fans. But lest we forget, before Howard there was Brad Friedel, and before him Kasey Keller. Howard is currently backed up […]

Whiney Limey: We Interrupt The EPL For These International Messages...

Whiney Limey: We Interrupt The EPL For These International Messages…

Tweet Guy Bailey Editor’s Note: Guy Bailey returns for another campaign of columns for The Yanks Are Coming throughout the Barclay’s Premier League season. He’ll discuss  the happenings overseas in the world’s most popular sports league, as well as The Championship, where many Americans ply their trade. Guy offers a unique perspective on the league as a Brit who lived for […]

European Youth Academies In US: Changing the Development Landscape?

European Youth Academies In US: Changing the Development Landscape?

Tweet David Tenenbaum 15 years ago, the United States Soccer Federation designed a plan to get their country to the final of the World Cup. The USSF was so confident in this plan that they set a deadline of 2010 to reach the final. 2010 came and went, and Ghana had slammed the door on […]

Determining the Most Compelling (Non DP) Player in MLS

Determining the Most Compelling (Non DP) Player in MLS

Tweet Ned Joyce The MLS is now headed down the homestretch of its 19th season of existence. It has dealt with expansions, contractions, rough patches and great stretches. There has always been concern with bringing fans into the league, whether it’s bringing soccer into the other sports fans fold or converting an EPL / La Liga […]

Oh Captain, My Captain: Trouble Saying Goodbye To Carlos Bocanegra

Oh Captain, My Captain: Trouble Saying Goodbye To Carlos Bocanegra

Tweet Neil W. Blackmon I’ve no idea if there’s a moment in life where you begin to feel old. I’m not referencing a “Murtaugh List”  of things you can’t do at a certain age. That’s too easy and less about mortality than it is about humor. I’m talking about seachange. About the genuine end of childhood […]

Whiney Limey: Back to the Well As Transfer Window Passes

Whiney Limey: Back to the Well As Transfer Window Passes

Tweet Editor’s Note: Guy Bailey returns for another campaign of columns for The Yanks Are Coming throughout the Barclay’s Premier League season. He’ll discuss  the happenings overseas in the world’s most popular sports league, as well as The Championship, where many Americans ply their trade. Guy offers a unique perspective on the league as a Brit who lived for a long […]

USMNT World Cup Cycle 2018: Czech One, Czech Two

USMNT World Cup Cycle 2018: Czech One, Czech Two

Tweet Neil W. Blackmon and Jon Levy Check one. Mic check. Check Two. Mic Check. Is this thing on? World Cup cycle time. Check one. The United States begins the long and winding road of another World Cup cycle- let’s call it “The Road to Russia, maybe”– this evening in beautiful Prague. I’ll give the […]

Strange Bedfellows, Part II: The Barclay's Premier League and SEC Football

Strange Bedfellows, Part II: The Barclay’s Premier League and SEC Football

Tweet   Neil W. Blackmon  With the debut of the SEC Network last week and the recent rash of comparisons between fan passion in soccer and college football’s preeminent conference, we at TYAC decided to do a two-part series on the way the SEC, MLS and the Barclay’s Premier League make strange bedfellows. Part I focused on […]

As MLS Heads Down the Stretch, How the West Has Won

As MLS Heads Down the Stretch, How the West Has Won

Tweet Ned Joyce Stop the fight. End the debate. It has been decided, the West has won.  The Seattle Seahawks won the Superbowl. The Spurs may have won the NBA Title but the best teams of the future are the LA Clippers, Portland Trailblazers and Golden State Warriors. Heck, Kendrick Lamar of Compton is the […]

Lack of August USMNT Friendly Marks End of Idiotic Era

Lack of August USMNT Friendly Marks End of Idiotic Era

Tweet Jon Levy There’s no US Men’s National Team match this week, and I’m absolutely overjoyed about it! Am I still burnt out from the World Cup? As a writer? As a fan? No and nope and nuh-uh. In fact, it’s already been a great week for the USMNT. The right back of the future, […]

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