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|PHOTO: IT’S LIKE A PERFECT STORM OF TEAMS THAT HAVE WAY TOO MUCH MONEY.|
This is my favorite photo from Chelsea v. PSG at Yankee Stadium on Sunday (REUTERS)
Sometimes Jason uses this spot in between the first photo and the other links to express himself a little bit about matters soccer and only-slightly-tangentially-related-to-soccer. Well, I’m not Jason. And I’m kind of hung over from “networking” (getting drunk with soccer fans) last night, so you’re getting the links and photos and you’re going to be happy about it.
|YOU DO NOT DICTATE TERMS TO ZLATAN. YOU MAKE AN OFFERING AND THEN PRAISE ZLATAN IF AND WHEN HE DEIGNS TO ACCEPT.|
Guillaume Hoarau wants The Zlatan to ask nicely (in French) for the number nine shirt at PSG. // Dirty Tackle
|A CANADIAN CAPTAINING AMERICA’S LEAGUE. GAETJENS WEPT.|
Shockingly, D.C. United manager names D.C. United player All-Star captain. // Soccer By Ives
|HAVE THEY TRIED SIGNING ANY BRAZILIANS? I HEAR THEY’RE PRETTY GOOD.|
AFR takes a look at the foundations of Bilbao, both figurative and literal // A Football Report
|PHOTO: THESE PEOPLE HAVE USED UP BRITISH COLUMBIA’S ENTIRE RATION OF EMOTION FOR THE MONTH.|
Canadian fans get happy as Barry Robson celebrates his goal with Gershon Koffie and Darren “look how high I can jump” Mattocks. (REUTERS)
|WHAT’S CREEPIER, OUR MAN-CRUSH ON STU, OR KICKETTE’S ACTUAL CRUSH ON STU?|
The only man to pull off jorts weighs in with his pick for hottest MLS All-Star // Kickette
|HEY GUYS. IT’S NOT-JASON TODAY. SORRY ABOUT THAT.|
Your usual QK bringer-of-goodness is currently stuck in D.C./Baltimore traffic on his way to Philadelphia for the All-Star Game. This KCKRS writer avoided the crowds by making the sensible decision to already live in Philadelphia. Like us and follow us so we can bring you some extra MLS-flavored fun this week.