In Brazil, soccer has been mainly a straight guy’s sport. A new gay league is changing that. (Washington Post)
George Weah, winner of the 1995 Ballon d’Or, will be the next president of Liberia. Here is a nice highlight reel from his career.
Bradford of Birmingham City, referee Mr Crew, and Clay of Tottenham, before the kick off at White Hart Lane. All three had played together on the same team as amateurs before achieving professional status. Boxing Day, 1925. Photo: Getty pic.twitter.com/CxQ0sGHmeP — The Antique Football (@AntiqueFootball) December 26, 2017
Performance, not results: How Spurs and QPR develop young players by Iain Macintosh. One of my favorite soccer related articles from 2017.