El Santa Clarazo

Beer cups poured onto the pitch, as the heavily pro-Mexico spectators booed and jeered at the action in Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. The fact that Mexico lost, 7-0, against Chile was insufferable. El Tri’s faithful couldn’t believe that La Roja put on a goal scoring clinic, considering that Mexico went
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Goal on our field

On Friday, the United States of America played in a very important international sporting event. The U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team played Colombia in its first game of the Copa America tournament, losing 2-0. Although Colombia is a great team right now — FIFA ranks it 3rd in the world
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The fun of away games

As forward Alexis Sanchez approached the thin, white penalty line with Chile’s Copa America title riding on his shoulders, the look of pure terror on my friends’ faces was unmistakeable. Sanchez had been unimpressive throughout the Copa, and the last thing anyone wanted was to see the country’s European league
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