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Cherie Getchell

Cherie resides in the United States, in one of its major cities. She really loves soccer.

Why do Americans hate England?

Without being one of England's historic sporting rivals like Scotland or Germany, it's a bit strange that there were some Americans pleased with England's...

Player vs. Club: Is the Player Ever Bigger Than the Club He Represents?

Before Tottenham Hotspur star Dimitar Berbatov began to sing Juande Ramos' praises, the speculation surrounding whether he would stay or go swirled with rumor,...

Kaka vs Ronaldo, Morality vs Results

When FIFA unveiled its nominees for its 2007 World Player of the Year award, there were some grunts and groans. It may seem obvious...

FIFA Ensures World Cup Will Be Played In Rich Countries, Forever

...or at least that's what it feels like, considering Blatter's latest move. It was probably the panic that is quietly settling in as FIFA continues...

Holding a Mirror Up to David Beckham’s First MLS Season

Last week the LA Galaxy was shut out of a play off berth thanks to similarly situated team, the Chicago Fire. The Fire were...

Racism in the name of Science? A-Okay!

This article is a submission for the Soccerlens Football Writing Competition; to participate, please read the details here. Recently Francesco Totti was under the threat...