Buying off the Game of Soccer
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Buying off the Game of Soccer

The revelations surrounding match fixing and the widespread corruption within international soccer leagues has been shocking to say the least. Now the dust is beginning to settle and…

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Saving the Soul with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – the soft art
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Saving the Soul with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – the soft art

They call him Formiga, which means Ant in Portuguese. It is an appropriate name since the ant can carry and manipulate objects up to 50 times its weight.…

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Hockey Night in Hat City
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Hockey Night in Hat City

If there is a sport that is associated with Latinos, it has to be soccer. If there is a sport that would seem an anathema to soccer then…

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The Quiet Lion: Glover Teixeira
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The Quiet Lion: Glover Teixeira

At 19 years old, Glover Teixeira left Sobralia, Brazil (population 6,000) to come to his new home in Danbury, Connecticut. It was 2000 and he began his new…

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