Bridget Gordon

Steve Bruce’s Post-Sacking Zesty Tex-Mex Cabbage Dinner

When life gives you cabbage, make this quick and tasty dinner at home. Aston Villa fired manager Steve Bruce earlier today. The decision came after a tough 3-3 draw at home against Preston North End, leaving Villa with just one win in their last ten games. The fans were certainly not pleased. One supporter went …

Howler’s Guide To The 2018 NWSL Playoffs

As we noted last month in our summer round-up, the 2018 NWSL season has been a wild ride. Two teams folded in the offseason, with one of them moving to Utah. Blockbuster trades, with one USWNT star refusing to play for the team she was traded to. Injuries. Natural disasters. Whatever’s happening at Sky Blue. …

The Weight of Expectations

by Bridget Gordon Day 16 During the World Cup, Howler will feature a different writer each day sharing thoughts on the day’s action. Today, Bridget Gordon ponders the possibility that neither of the greatest players of our era will lift the trophy that matters most. The greatest, most damnable, tragedies in our lives happen when …