Seems everybody in the world is trying to get tickets to a Premier League game, but here is some advice I wish more people would follow: Forget the Premier League and check out the lower leagues. Why? Here are some starters: Tickets are a whole lot easier, as in “Walk up to the ticket office […]
Here's everything I've written about County -- the stadium, the club, the city, and matches I've seen there.
If my book accomplishes one thing, I hope it’s that Americans who have only ward of the top six clubs in the Premier League will read it and wind up in places like Oxford United. It isn’t that Oxford is a particularly special club — you can get to know them a bit here — […]
As I wander around the world of English football, I like to introduce my readers to clubs they might not know about. In other words, I invite you to world beyond Manchester United, Chelsea, and Arsenal. This time, let’s meet Oxford United, who are spending the 2017-18 season in League One, the third tier of […]
Getting back on the road for another soccer tour of England: a series of moments, some familiar, some refreshingly new, some worrisome, but all more interesting than the alternative. I look back at my apartment and think, “Well if I don’t have it now, I’ll have to go without it.” There’s that little rush of […]