For the stateside football supporter who occasionally feels forever alone, Wrong Side of the Pond is a website made for — and by — the American soccer fan.
We’ve been recording the official Wrong Side of the Pond podcast for just over a year and a half now. In total, we’ve recorded sixty-six episodes and have amassed a healthy following which numbered just shy of 200 subscriptions after our last episode. And to … Continue reading
With January now upon us, you have probably heard something about the “transfer window”. And if you’re new to the sport, then you might be asking yourself what exactly that is. We here at Wrong Side of the Pond want to help. Below you’ll … Continue reading
If you’ve followed the American soccer scene on social media for anything longer than the last 25 minutes, the it’s entirely likely that you’ve been sucked into the metaphorical black hole that is the promotion/relegation debate. It’s an unavoidable conversation at … Continue reading
If I asked a group of fans to name the top active manager in football today, what names would you expect to see picked? I’d expect we would see an avalanche of responses for José Mourinho and Pep Guardiola. And rightly … Continue reading
It’s not an infrequent occurrence to hear someone describe soccer as their life. For many that I know — myself included — that’s a fairly accurate statement. I run a soccer website and spend a majority of my free time watching … Continue reading
Yes, I’m well aware that things around here have slowed down a bit lately. Posts have dropped off. Our Twitter feed has been relatively quiet. And I’ve not written much elsewhere either. Sorry. But I promise there’s been a lot going on behind the scenes.
A considerable amount of my time recently has been poured into the launching of our new podcast network, Background Noise FC — not to mention the entire site and branding on the link for it below. I’ve also spent a hefty amount of effort recently working on a potential redesign for this website — though whether the new coat of paint sees the light of day remains a big if at this point. And we’ve also been hard at work on a number of other side projects.
Those are nothing but excuses though, right? Right. Well, I do have some things in the works for this space, and I’m hoping I’ll be able to get at least one of them up this weekend. But as I normally do when trying to keep you entertained while I get my ish together, here’s a new link round up to hold you over.
Check out our new podcast network, Background Noise FC. – backgroundnoisefc.com
Dear Pro/Rel proponents… – twitter.com/greekfooty
I’d watch this State of the Union Address every time. – washingtonpost.com
Umbro blind tests their new Velocita boot with the press. – soccerbible.com
I want this as a print to hang up in my hypothetical office. – inbedwithmaradona.com
Mino Raiola for… FIFA president? Ummm… – prosoccertalk.nbcsports.com
Kane has torn it up this season. Here’s why. – espnfc.com
A long awaited FIFA backlash… or a coincidence? – telegraph.co.uk