Hope Solo Cut From US Women’s Soccer Team, Quits NWSL

Hope Solo Cut From US Women’s Soccer Team, Quits NWSL

In the wake of her suspension from the US Women’s National Team, it appears that Hope Solo’s career may have come to a halt. Following a loss to Sweden in the Olympics, the US goalie was suspended for publicly calling their opponents “a bunch of cowards”. When she learned about the suspension, Solo understandably upset. “Sixth […]

First Brexit, Now England is Knocked Out Of The European Cup

First Brexit, Now England is Knocked Out Of The European Cup

It’s been a tough week for England. First they voted on a referendum to leave the European Union and now the English National Team has been defeated in the UEFA European Championship tournament. In a stunning upset, England suffered a 2-1 loss to Iceland earlier today. Many are calling it “the worst performances in the history of […]

Should Russia Still Be Allowed to Host the World Cup in 2018?

Should Russia Still Be Allowed to Host the World Cup in 2018?

In the wake of the violence in Marseille, many people are calling for FIFA to relocate the 2018 World Cup. Currently, the World Cup is scheduled to take place in Russia, but after several officials condoned fan violence at the European Football Championship. The brawls have lead to several arrests and quite a few hospitalizations. At the […]

Violent Riots in Mersailles As European Football Championship Begins

Violent Riots in Mersailles As European Football Championship Begins

As the 2016 European Football Championship moves forward in France, hooliganism has become a huge problem. On Saturday, violent clashes broke out in Marseille, injuring several innocent bystanders. So far, the fights have predominantly been between British supporters and a group of Russian thugs called “Ultras”. At least one English supporter is now in critical condition following the conflicts. The Russian Ultras are known […]

World Cup Champion Hope Solo Could Miss the Olympics Due to Domestic Violence Trial

World Cup Champion Hope Solo Could Miss the Olympics Due to Domestic Violence Trial

Hope Solo, goalkeeper for the US Women’s National Team (USWNT), was charged with assault and it could prevents her from playing in the Olympics. The USWNT is headed to Rio in August and, if Solo’s case moves forward, this could affect her ability to compete. In 2014, Solo was arrested after a domestic dispute and charged with two counts of fourth-degree domestic violence […]