Day late, but that just means bonus links for you!
Goalkeeper Tyler Deric reinstated by MLS - Dynamo Theory
Houston Dynamo goalkeeper reinstated after he entered Order of Deferred Adjudication following alleged domestic assault.
Chris Armas the new man in charge - Once A Metro
Now that Jesse Marsch has left for Leipzig, The Bronx native and assistant Coach Chris Armas takes over.
Greg Vanney isn’t going anywhere, and nor should he - Waking The Red
Apparently there are people in Toronto who want to fire their head coach.
Chicago Fire Soccer Player Taken to Hospital After Dramatic Crash | NBC Chicago
A Chicago Fire soccer player was injured when a truck crashed into his vehicle and the driver fled the scene.
Kappelhof Survives Car Crash - Hot Time In Old Town
The Fire defender escaped a dramatic crash with only minor injuries
Fire Need To Reshuffle The Backline - Hot Time In Old Town
The defense needs to improve if the Men In Red want to stay in playoff contention
‘Be proud of who you are’: A Q&A with Collin Martin on coming out as gay in a major men’s sports league – The Athletic
The Minnesota United midfielder talks about how the day went down, the response so far and the impact he hopes to see in the future.
Utah’s unified soccer team show their skills on the soccer field & in sing-alongs at the Special Olymipcs
Come to learn about Utah's unified soccer team, stay to watch them sing the Backstreet Boys classic, "I Want It That Way."
The Juan Carlos Osorio-to-USMNT rumors have begun - Stars and Stripes FC
Will it actually happen?
Four Americans on the Bundesliga Wonderkids list - Stars and Stripes FC
It’s a list out of 11 players, that’s pretty decent
The Pulisic to Tottenham rumors are exciting, but unfounded - Cartilage Free Captain
Clinical debunking go on here.
The Golden State Warriors, Lionel Messi, and the Pressure to Win Championships - Barca Blaugranes
The superteam phenomenon is created from a desire to measure players only by trophies
Klopp: Karius Had a Concussion during Champions League Final - The Liverpool Offside
Following Loris Karius’ Champions League final concussion one thing is clear—the game needs to change.
Couple Divorce Over Lionel Messi / Cristiano Ronaldo Argument - Barca Blaugranes
What in the world...?
theScore - Champions League, Europa League will let teams use 4th sub in extra time
Champions League, Europa League will let teams use 4th sub in extra time
Loris Karius Will Reportedly Remain Liverpool’s First Choice Goalkeeper - The Liverpool Offside
Before the Champions League final, most could accept Karius as Liverpool’s number one. A concussion shouldn’t change that.
Bobby Wood seeks move from Hamburg to remain in Bundesliga - Stars and Stripes FC
He seeks a fresh start with a new team
Neymar and the Art of the Dive - The New York Times
Acting coaches evaluating the theatrical performances of players at the World Cup are finding their thespian tastes offended.
Ratings are down, but Telemundo and Fox are making the best of a U.S.-free World Cup
Audience levels for 2018 World Cup soccer are improving as the tournament progresses.
Neymar’s flopping at the World Cup is getting roasted by KFC - SBNation.com
Flop your way to some fried chicken, Neymar-style.
World Cup 2018: Top 5 Round of 16 Moments - Stars and Stripes FC
This World Cup just keeps getting better.
Which World Cup Team Is The Best At Wasting Time? | FiveThirtyEight
When a team is leading, every action takes a little bit longer.
FIFA Is Not Okay With Dancing In Front of the TV | Electronic Frontier Foundation
It’s World Cup time. That means goals. And goals means goal celebrations. Here’s a compilation of U.S. soccer fans celebrating a last-second goal in the 2010 World Cup. Ah, memories. Anyway, FIFA apparently doesn’t like it when fans celebrate near their television sets. It sent a takedown notice...
Stuff I link because I want to link it
Pearl Jam Cover The Beatles' "Help" During Prague Show | 107.7 The End
At the top of the month, Pearl Jam played the O2 Arena in Prague. Halfway through the set, Eddie Vedder went solo for a bit, covering The Beatles’ “Help!”
Join Baseball Prospectus and LL writers, past and present, for a night at Safeco Field on July 21 - Lookout Landing
Come for the baseball nerdery, stay for the baseball nerdery
Congratulations To The 2018 ENnies Nominees!
As the tabletop award season continues, the 2018 Gen Con EN World RPG Awards nominees are here! Congratulations to all the individual nominated creators, writers, editors, artists, graphic designers, and more who make these wonderful products!