Poets on Sports

LIVE Blogging, Costa Rica v. Italy / Swiss v. France

Hi everybody! Your World Cup correspondents here at Poets On Sports, Christopher Beard and Caleb Washburn, are carrying on a conversation while watching today’s first two matches today! This post … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

On Van Persie’s First Goal Against Spain, and the Other Five Goals

by Caleb Washburn That’s the kind of goal I remember dreaming I would score as a kid: a run right through the middle of the defense, a perfectly placed crossing … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Nervous Start in São Paolo: Brazil v. Croatia in the World Cup Opener

by Christopher Beard The lead-up to events like this can give you chills, whether you want it to happen or not. I’m not a Brazilian fan, and like most Americans, … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Best Player of 2013: Messi or Ronaldo?

By Amanda Deo It really doesn’t matter which club you support, what country you reside in, or who your favourite player is because the 2013 Ballon D’or debate is the … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

And the Reds Go Marchin’ On, On, On!

By Amanda Deo Things just aren’t going that great.  The awkward part of things not going that great is that I currently have or have had a lot of shrines. … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · Leave a comment