Mourinho Risks European Career with Scathing Post-Match Criticism

Jose Mourinho’s response to the first leg of he Champions League semi might be enough to earn him a significant ban.

A Comprehensive Rugby Tutorial [VIDEO]

CONCACAF Champions League Final: RSL Fail To Make MLS History at Home [VIDEO]

RSL struggled to put together a consistent attack and relied on deep deliveries into the box late and lost 1-0 to Monterrey, falling in the CONCACAF Champions League final on a 3-2 aggregate.  The story of the match for RSL was the complete disappearing act of Saborio.  Espinola was excellent on the left side but … Read more

Cricket Album

“MoneyGram International, a leading global money transfer company and an ICC partner in the recently concluded Cricket World Cup, on Wednesday launched a music album ‘cricket for peace’.”

Snedeker Donald

Brandt Snedeker’s win over Luke Donald (my pick) at The Heritage kept the Brit from securing the world’s number one ranking.

The Kavorka Dilemma: Can Reverend Dave Resist the Allure of the Red Bull Animal? [AUDIO]

The Badminton Skirt Debate [VIDEO]

I don’t have to write about how sexist and ridiculous this rule, set to take effect worldwide on May 1, happens to be.  I also don’t have to write about how the sexiness of world female tennis players has increased the visibility of the female game since the retirement of legends life Martina and Steffi. … Read more

Have You Seen the Gay Referee? [VIDEO]

A man in a tavern showed me this video.  I had to share it with you all.

England’s FA

England’s FA is coming under fierce criticism from UEFA executives, calling it the weakest national organization on the continent.

Donal Young Apologizes

“Donald Young, a 21-year-old tennis player from Chicago who has been treated as a rising star by the United States Tennis Assn., apologized Monday evening to at least two members of the organization in response to his obscenity-laced rant last week on Twitter.”

World Cup Financials

“RUGBY World Cup chief executive Martin Snedden yesterday lashed out at a report questioning the tournament’s economic worth to New Zealand.”

Cricket South Africa

“Cricket South Africa is confident it would be cleared of any financial wrongdoing should an independent inquiry be called into the alleged misappropriation of millions of rand.”

United Dismantles Schalke Defense [VIDEO]

UPDATE It was never a contest as Schalke goalkeeper Manuel Neuer did everything possible to will his side to victory.  United were dominant in all phases and it was finally some terrific work by Rooney, Giggs and Chicharito (who was quite brilliant throughout) that sealed the away match for United and certain assured them passage … Read more

Champions League: Messi Brilliance Overshadowed by Classless El Clasico [VIDEOS]

UPDATE – Barcelona have secured two critical road goals, beaten a man down Madrid 2-0 and all-but assured their passage to Wembley in what was a terribly played match by all but Lionel Messi.  Here’s his finest moment. CL Update: Barcelona 2-0 Real Madrid Round 1 – La Liga Match Off-setting penalties lead to a … Read more

Making Sense of MLS Salary Structure

One of the things we plan to do here at TOS is report what we’re learning as we’re learning it.  About NASCAR, MLS, anything.  So upon hearing news that Benny Feilhaber signed a contract with the MLS and was now taking part in an allocation process reserved for U.S. national team members, I figured it … Read more