Tag Archives: Gayle Bryan

Kelly Smith (Journalist), Fair Game Podcast

Kelly Smith is apparently writing a weekly column for The Daily Mail about her WPS soccer experiences.  Here’s an excerpt from last week’s piece: There’s so much to learn because everything is so new and we don’t really know each … Continue reading

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Japan v Germany … and Final USWNT Thoughts

Germany-Japan are underway and Japan is looking goo so far (17th minute). meanwhile, I can’t imagine what the USWNT must be feeling right now. Hopefully they are focused and confident. Their making it to the gold medal match is a … Continue reading

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Tons of Good USWNT Stuff as They Go for the Gold versus Brazil!

The news wires are now full of player profiles, match reports, you name it, as the US women’s soccer team gears up for its gold medal match versus Brazil on Thursday morning. This team is living up to the Nike … Continue reading

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Women's Olympic Soccer Updates

I’ve been taking some time this morning to catch up on Olympic soccer news and, in particular, how the Swedish team is doing. Their performance at the Olympics has paralleled that of the USWNT in ways that have surprised me, … Continue reading

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Soccer Sundries and a US Women's B-ball Preview

The USWNT kicks off against Japan tomorrow morning at 5AM ET and will (hopefully) field a team with its heads screwed on more securely than on Wednesday! I like to think that Wednesday’s game was a collective test, to see … Continue reading

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McCain's Geography (and Internet Travels), Hillary's VP Chances, and (Of Course) Some USWNT Soccer …

John McCain made another Bush-worthy geography gaffe yesterday – this time on “Good Morning America.” Sorry, John, Iraq and Pakistan don’t actually share a border. (As an aside, I’ve always wished that some brave member of the press would ask … Continue reading

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Cindy McCain's Small Plane and Other Wednesday Wrinkles

Here’s Cindy McCain speaking about “the only way to get around in Arizona.” (This is way too easy … I think I’m starting to feel a tad mean-spirited and guilty.) I’ll get over it, though. Mark Zeigler writes from San … Continue reading

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Monday Odds and Ends

The USWNT plays Norway today at the Algarve, and the game kicks off at 11AM ET.  Check it out on the USSF site (on Matchtracker) at gametime, and read the preview here, if you want some background. Here’s an interview from Fair Game with … Continue reading

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Saturday Soccer Stuff

Sorry to be slow about the Algarve updates … but following is a collection of tidbits I’ve gleaned here and there.  In Alvor, Portugal,  the USWNT defeated a very feisty squad from Italy by a score of 2-0.  Lindsay Tarpley … Continue reading

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Algarve Recap-Day One

It took all day for US Soccer to get a match report posted.  (Me, too – but I’ve been working at my day job – don’t know what their excuse is!)  Anyway – here’s the quote sheet from US Soccer, … Continue reading

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