Getting CONCACAFed

Jon Arnold
The good, the bad, and the weird and wild of soccer in the Concacaf region
Created 16 Mar 2020
  • Your match-by-match preview of Friday's WCQs
    12 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    My dear premium subscribers, I have made it this long without grousing about the fact that it’s basically impossible to watch multiple Concacaf World Cup qualification matches Friday. Now, with kickof...
  • 👀 Siempre hay revancha, 'Bolillo bounce' & more
    12 Nov 2021 • 8 min read • 3 0
    Subscribing (paid or free) helps me keep the newsletter rolling and Concacaf coverage coming out. If you’re not already on the list, I’d love to have you! Subscribe now It’s tonight! Concacaf World Cu...
  • Who's in? Who's out? Breaking down the November squads in the Octagonal
    11 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    You know the drill by now. Let’s take a look at every team left in the Octagonal and the squads they’ve called in for November matches. Also, be on the look out for the match-by-match previews of Frid...
  • Senior international managers looking for 'consistency' by also leading U-20 teams
    09 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 5 0
    Welcome to Getting CONCACAFed. If you’re not a premium subscriber, you missed yesterday’s #MexicoMonday on Edson Alvarez’s importance to El Tri for the November WCQ+the Liga MX playoff picture and a C...
  • 🇲🇽 The importance of having Edson
    08 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Thanks for being a premium subscriber. First off, big week around here! In addition to today’s #MexicoMonday+Conca-catch-up, I’ll have a breakdown of each team in the Octagonal’s squad out tomorrow as...
  • 🇲🇽 Buckle up for a wild finish in Liga MX
    01 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    If you want to understand the upcoming final week of the Liga MX regular season, you need to look at Atlas’ match Thursday against Club Tijuana. Tijuana had basically nothing to play for, now one of o...
  • 🤠 Rayados reign again in Concacaf Champions League
    29 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 5 0
    The Concacaf Champions League final certainly was a combobreaker. América had lost just once since June, coming into Thursday night’s match at the Estadio BBVA on a four-match winning streak to contra...
  • 🏆 What to watch for in tonight's Concacaf Champions League Final
    28 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Welcome to Getting CONCACAFed, a newsletter about soccer in the region! If you’re not already, subscribe below to get each free edition in your inbox or go premium for #MexicoMonday & the Conca-catch-...
  • 🇲🇽 The Chicharito Charade
    25 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    When Mexico’s friendly against Ecuador this week was announced on a non-FIFA date, it looked like there would be the chance to call in a number of Mexico-based MLS players in addition to the typical L...
  • 🥅 In defense of scarcity
    20 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 5 2
    Welcome to Getting CONCACAFed! Premium subscribers recently got the low-down on crowd trouble in the region plus Honduras’ new manager. If you’re not yet a premium subscriber you currently can go prem...
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