About Donald Wine

Donald is the co-manager of Stars & Stripes FC and also contributes to Black & Red United. Donald is on the national board of the American Outlaws, managing more than 200 chapters as well as leading on game experience coordination and all WNT events. He is an expert on all issues for the USMNT and the USWNT as well as MLS and European soccer.

Women’s World Cup: USA-Chile preview

The United States continues play in the Women's World Cup on Sunday, again as a huge favorite against Chile. (USA -20000, Chile +1950, Draw +1125) Soccer free play: Over 4.5 U.S. goals (-160) What can you say about the record-setting performance for the United States against Thailand? The Americans' 13 goals was the most ever in a World Cup match, and 10 goals in the second half is also a Women's World Cup record. Still, they're only looking to improve [...]

Copa América: Argentina faces group showdown with Colombia

Copa América is officially underway, and the second day of action Saturday will have an incredible matchup in Group B, between Lionel Messi and Argentina and James Rodriguez and Colombia. (Argentina +125, Colombia +245, Draw +215) Soccer free play: Argentina +125 Argentina has been to the final of the past two Copa América tournaments, but lost both to Chile on penalties. Argentina also lost in the final in 2004 and 2007, both of those to rival Brazil. Messi will attempt [...]

Top six soccer betting markets

As you seek out playable options for the numerous soccer matches coming your way this summer, there are several markets ripe with action that could land you some money. Here are six ways you can play a particular soccer match or wager across multiple games. 1x2 FT The most popular play is to pick a team to win the game straight up. If one team is a clear favorite, there may not be much value in placing money on them. [...]

MLS preview: Seattle Sounders at Montreal Impact

Major League Soccer's key matchup this week is a Wednesday meeting between the Montreal Impact and the Seattle Sounders in Montreal. Both teams are seeking points as they try to get closer to the leaders in the standings. (Impact +100, Sounders +260, draw +240) Best Play: Sounders at +260 Montreal enters the match with inconsistent form. The Impact has only one win in their last five matches and has dropped to fifth in the Eastern Conference. It's important for Montreal [...]

Champions League: Barcelona vs. Liverpool

The second Champions League semifinal takes place Wednesday as FC Barcelona hosts Liverpool FC at the Camp Nou. Both teams come in carrying lengthy win streaks in all competitions, which will create a terrific matchup in this first leg. FC Barcelona (-110) Barcelona enter the clash Wednesday on a 12-match unbeaten streak, including 10 wins. Their last loss came on March 6 at Girona, but since then, Barcelona has been on a tear. They advanced to the Champions League semifinals [...]