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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.

The most disappointing imports in MLS history
The most disappointing imports in MLS history

2020-03-18T19:15:19.439ZDonald Wine

In the past 13 seasons, the Designated Player Rule has allowed teams to bring in big-name stars, with big-time salaries, who don't fully count toward the salary cap. Sometimes it has paid off. Other times there was huge disappointment.
MLS: Atlanta United vs. Sporting Kansas City preview
MLS: Atlanta United vs. Sporting Kansas City preview

2020-03-11T18:56:48.434ZDonald Wine

It’s a showdown in the ATL as Atlanta United hosts Sporting Kansas City. Who will walk out of Mercedes-Benz Stadium with three points and a claim to the title of best team in the league so far on the young season?
EPL: Bournemouth vs. Crystal Palace preview
EPL: Bournemouth vs. Crystal Palace preview

2020-03-11T17:59:39.749ZDonald Wine

One team is looking to escape the relegation zone, while the other is hoping to make the leap into the top 10. The EPL game of the week is one where points are vital for both teams as Bournemouth hosts Crystal Palace. Who’s going to begin the final segment of their season with crucial points and move up in the EPL standings?
USMNT is brimming with top talent
USMNT is brimming with top talent

2020-03-05T20:29:51.429ZDonald Wine

It's going to be a big year for the United States men’s national soccer team. The Americans have the CONCACAF Nations League playoffs in June, and World Cup qualifying begins in the fall.
MLS: D.C. United vs. Inter Miami preview
MLS: D.C. United vs. Inter Miami preview

2020-03-05T15:48:24.293ZDonald Wine

Major League Soccer is back in session for its 25th season, and a full slate of matches this weekend is led by original 96er D.C. United hosting Inter Miami CF, which is in its first MLS season, on Saturday.
Manchester United vs. Manchester City preview
Manchester United vs. Manchester City preview

2020-03-04T15:55:29.093ZDonald Wine

The Manchester Derby is back! Manchester United and Manchester City will meet again in a match that will surely be one to remember. Back on Dec. 7, United beat City at the Eithad behind goals from Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial. Will City exact revenge at Old Trafford?
5 soccer stars who retired too soon
5 soccer stars who retired too soon

2020-02-26T21:51:20.769ZDonald Wine

There have been several great soccer players over the years who retired before they could fully realize their potential. Whether it was because of injury issues or other opportunities, their premature departures leave fans wondering what could have been. Here are five soccer players who had great careers but left the game too soon.
Premier League game of the week: Tottenham vs. Wolves
Premier League game of the week: Tottenham vs. Wolves

2020-02-25T22:03:37.724ZDonald Wine

The English Premier League game of the week features teams in striking distance of a Champions League berth.
The greatest defenders in Premier League history
The greatest defenders in Premier League history

2020-02-19T16:23:08.366ZDonald Wine

The Premier League has had some tough defenders that have done the dirty work and even provide goals over the years. Here are the best defenders in the history of England’s top flight league.
EPL game of the week: Arsenal vs. Everton
EPL game of the week: Arsenal vs. Everton

2020-02-18T16:34:36.450ZDonald Wine

Arsenal and Everton face off this week in a match that now has extra implications following Manchester City's ban from European competition.
The best midfielders in Premier League history
The best midfielders in Premier League history

2020-02-13T15:34:23.064ZDonald Wine

The midfield is where the game is controlled, and the best teams in the history of the English Premier League have had strong midfielders pacing them.