Soccer

Link – The Future of NBA Player Development Is Soccer’s Youth Academy Model

Link – Should MLS introduce promotion and relegation to its league system?

Link – Everton’s Aaron Lennon receiving treatment for ‘stress-related illness’

Link – Police receive reports that child abuse is still happening in football

Link – Hope Returns for Brazilian Soccer Team Chapecoense

Link – FIFA set to approve bigger, richer World Cup on Tuesday

Link – England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland fined over poppy displays

Link – Wayne Rooney offers support to child sex abuse victims and urges others to call NSPCC helpline – Liverpool Echo

Link – Both of last season’s MLS Cup finalists missed playoffs for first time ever

Why We Watch Sports All in One Day

Freakonomics on Leicester and Relegation

Link – Suspect device blown up at Old Trafford as Manchester United finale abandoned

Link – We Do Not Dream

Is Money About to Ruin The Best of European Football?

Link – MLS expansion: owners support league growing to 28 teams

Link – FIFA in talks for 40-team World Cup starting in 2026

Link – Sepp Blatter: Deal for Russia to host 2018 World Cup in place before vote

Reading – Cleaveland: Better rules needed for soccer concussions

Reading – Football fans’ fury over thoughtlessly scheduled Premier League games

Reading – “The Worst Team In The World” Is Living Its World Cup Dream

Sepp Blatter to Step Down As FIFA President

European Clubs To Get MLS Treatment for 2022 World Cup

Pitch Invading is All Fun and Games, Until

Politics and Sports: Serbia and Albania

Seriously How Do People on the West Coast Follow Sports?