Soccerlit Archives: Culture
Soccerlit Archives: Culture
Stories that go beyond the pitch


US Soccer: Not a progressive bastion

US Soccer isn't as progressive as it makes itself out to be.

The weird and wonderful history of goal posts

The story behind the evolution of the goal post is well worth your while. ... read more

The race card

The Blizzard | 13-minute read ... read more

Meet the NYCFC pigeon, masked hero of the New York soccer community

The unofficial mascot of NYCFC has been integral to community development in the city. ... read more

How video games are changing the way soccer is played

Games like FIFA that were designed to reflect the sport’s reality have helped alter it. ... read more

Football origins: The global game’s Meso-American roots

The Beautiful Game's roots stem back to ancient times. ... read more