A quick word

As I posted on Twitter, I have a new job at TopDrawerSoccer. As a result – and as you can see – I’m not sure how I’ll be using this space in the immediate future. For those who continue to do so, thanks for doing so. But make sure you’re following me on Twitter and checkout out our website a lot.

I did start a couple weeks ago, but wanted to leave this as a placeholder of sorts, as I know people who visit blogs get fed up not seeing it updated. No that I updated this a ton. Look for more youth national team, club and college coverage coming from me.

Mix Diskerud’s Gent interview

The Norwegian-American speaks to the press and answers questions – in English – after his move to Belgium.

Bob Bradley’s Egypt interview

This week’s news out of Egypt has made headlines worldwide, with the tragedy occurring at the Al-Masry vs. Al-Alhy match.

In the wake of the violence, former U.S. men’s coach, now manager of the Egyptian national team, gave an interview worth watching with an Egyptian outlet. Definitely check it out if you haven’t already.

U.S. U-23s finish camp with scrimmage vs. Alajuelense

U.S. U-23 camp wrapped up a week and a half or so ago, but here are some videos trickling out from their trip to Costa Rica.

Highlights: U.S full team vs. U-23s

Josh Gatt looks ahead to 2012

The league champion with Molde FK this past season is in camp with the U.S. U-23s.

More than you need to know about the MLS SuperDraft

Unfortunately, I’m no longer in sunny Florida.

With the combine wrapped up, the anxious wait begins for the aspiring professional soccer players ahead of Thursday’s SuperDraft.

No two prognosticators will be able to tell you what exactly might play out on Thursday, and mock drafts are certainly going to be available in spades.

But to gear up, here’s a look at what’s out there and worthwhile in terms of information and learning about the prospects and everything needed – both mine and others out there.

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