UEFA

European Soccer Has a Racism Problem. Its Solution: Sexism.
October 23, 2014

UEFA's women-and-children policy makes no sense whatsoever.

Why Are These Fans Showing Up to World Cup Matches in Blackface?
And what is FIFA going to do about it?
June 25, 2014

And what is FIFA going to do about it?

The Group of Debt: A TNR Bracket

The 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, which got underway last week, has our football-obsessed staffers and friends excited for purely sporting reasons (check out our new blog, Goal Post, for ample evidence.) For rest of us, however, the continental soccer tournament is fascinating for the way it intersects with the world’s most important pending economic and political drama: the slow-motion collapse of the European Union. It got us thinking: What would the tournament bracket look like if, rather than facing each other on the pitch, these countries went toe to toe economically?