These are some articles I bookmarked throughout 2011. It’s not a comprehensive list I’m sure but I do know it might introduce you to some of the world’s best writers and thinkers on the beautiful game.
If you want to share some I missed, please leave a comment. I’m always up for a good futbol read.
* Soccer’s Concussion Problem by Leander Schaerlaeckens
* Saudi Women Campaign for Right to Play Sport by James Dorsey
* Things football could learn from other sports…Respect for officials by Ryan Keaney
* Referees and Redemption: On the U.S vs. Brazil World Cup Match by Laurent DuBois
* Albert Camus, Football’s Philosopher by Charles Walmsley
* Hercules Gomez: Pursuing the American Dream…Abroad by CosmosRedux on The Shin Guardian
* The Lowest Level: Pickup Soccer in America by Eric Betts
* Why American Soccer? by Eric Beard for The Free Beer Movement
* David Testo, American Pro Soccer Player comes out as gay, regrets doing it earlier by Cyd Ziegler Jr.
* American Samoa’s Dream Team by Brent Latham