Monday Night Wrap: 2 June 2014


The hourglass is emptying and the days are passing faster and faster now. The World Cup is just 10 days away. Here are our favorite links from around the web on this fine Monday evening.

  • Politics, Corruption, and the Decline of Lithuanian Football (A Football Report)
  • What does it take to get out of a World Cup group? (StatsBomb)
  • Growing Up in U.S. soccer’s dark ages. (The Cauldron)
  • Could immigration be the key to Belgium’s World Cup success? (Back Page Football)
  • Remembering those long-gone European cups, other than the European Cup. (GSO)
  • … and less happy memories of the European ban of English sides. (This Day in Football History)