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Eric Krakauer

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A Team in Petke's Image

Nobody can accuse Mike Petke of being a stoic man. Throughout the season, Petke has delivered some memorable press conferences that have demonstrated every emotion between absolute petulance and pure exuberance... Read more

Weekly Podium: Gold: Napoli

In this week’s Weekly Podium, Napoli take top prize for rewriting history, while David Moyes gets the brick for his team's embarrassing display at the Etihad. Eric Krakauer takes a snapshot of the best and worst in European football... Read more

Weekly Podium:

In this week’s Weekly Podium, Cristiano Ronaldo takes the gold (literally), while Valencia receive the brick award after suffering their third straight loss in La Liga. Eric Krakauer takes a snapshot of the best and worst in European football... Read more

Weekly Podium: Messi and Postiga Light Up the Mestalla

In this week’s Weekly Podium, Barcelona’s win at the Mestalla takes top prize, while transfer market blunders earn Manchester United the Brick award. Eric Krakauer takes a snapshot of the best and worst in European football... Read more

Weekly Podium

In this week’s Weekly Podium, Luca Toni takes the top prize for his brace against AC Milan, while Barcelona’s new manager gets the brick for his hypocrisy. Eric Krakauer takes a snapshot of the best and worst in European football... Read more

Weekly Podium: Colombian Bag of Tricks

In this week's Weekly Podium, Colombians take Gold with former Seattle Sounder Fredy Montero, while the stubborn reluctance of Arsenal and Arsene Wenger gets the Brick Award. Read on for a snapshot of the the best and worst in European football... Read more

Sporting Lisbon - “It can only get better.”

The hopeful axiom is one that has become quite popular among Sporting Lisbon fans. After enduring the worst season in its history, the Lisbon Lions are about to embark on a new season that will serve, if nothing else, to restore some dignity... Read more

Gareth Bale Transfer Saga

Bigsoccerhead: AVB Hamstrung by Bale Transfer Saga   The summer transfer market is referred to as the “silly season” for a number of reasons. But the current Gareth Bale saga may forever transform the moniker to the “stupid season”... Read more