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Don Garber

What MLS Learned From The NFL

Posted 03.10.2014 | Sports

Before becoming the commissioner of Major League Soccer, Don Garber spent 16 years with the National Football League. Garber visited with HuffPost Liv...

Don Garber Keeps on Truckin'

Eight by Eight | Posted 02.06.2014 | Sports
Eight by Eight

Nearly a decade and a half later, the 56-year-old who no one would have confused with a soccer guy has achieved something few thought possible: he stabilized MLS and set it on a path toward a successful future.

Blatter vs. America -- Part 2: Why He Might Be a Little Bit Right but It's Still His Fault

Steve Clare | Posted 03.24.2013 | Sports
Steve Clare

In the first part of this article, I wrote about FIFA Present Sepp Blatter's assertion that North America does not have what he called a strong league. This week, I examine the second key part of his observations, that we have no league "recognized by American society."

Blatter vs. America -- Part 1 of a Serene and Mature Analysis

Steve Clare | Posted 03.10.2013 | Sports
Steve Clare

Sadly we already know from the deliveries of World Cup Finals to Russia and Qatar that Sepp Blatter has effectively divorced football from the advancement of human rights. Rather than be a force for good, he simply wants FIFA to be a force.

No Team? No Games? If You Are The Cosmos, So No Problem

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

It is a very interesting question in today's world where "brand" sometimes takes precedence over the substance behind it. The biggest brand names in ...

It's Time for the U.S. to Fill the Cup

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

A big event is always good for what ails you, so why not now and why not the World Cup? The stage is certainly set, let's see where the votes fall.

New York Cosmos To Return, Says Pele At Copa NYC (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The New York Cosmos are back. Brazilian soccer legend Pele made the announcement at halftime of the Copa NYC final match. The Cosmos were powerhous...

Soccer Gets Its Best Kicks In...

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

It has a chance again in North American, this soccer thing. Last week, Major league Soccer and its Union again did what few other sports have been able to do, settle discussions without a work stoppage.