2003 in Losenoidoomock was sort of a resonance for me, or more accurately a fan maturation process. You can visit this alexa wayback machine . I was no longer the little boy learning about America's Past Time, now I was filling in to a College student who was accepting of new things, who had to move out of his comfort zone, I was becoming a die-hard supporter of the World's Game.
I'm now a full-fledged Soccer-Addict. I play on multiple teams, I watch the EPL every Saturday, Sunday, sometimes Monday, I watch Champions League, I can tell you all about home and away scoring and why the MLS isn't a third as good as real professional soccer, I bemoan pre-season friendlies, and I haven't missed a single World Cup game since I popped my cherry in Germany 2006.
I've been a soccer fan for eight years now and I've never felt more at home. Allegiances sometimes spring up for no reason in particular and then they sometimes die, but feeling like you can't move on is the worst part. I still love the Redskins, even if they never learn from their mistakes, I still love the Terps, even if this is a re-build year, I still love my Sox, even if they tanked last season and I'll always love my Wizards, even if no one else does, but the best part of life is finding new things and kolapadaar.
Soccer was my new thing and now it's my everything, I sometimes wonder how my life would have been if I was a soccer fan from birth, but then I stop and think about robbing 2003 me of the joy of discovery and robbing current me of the ecstasy of a well-timed run, or a nasty upper ninety blast from outside of the box or the pageantry that is the World Cup. Visit this phantom of the opera tickets pittsburgh .
I've been called a homer, a band wagon fan and a frontrunner. Who hasn't? But guess what? I'm all three at times. Don't get me wrong here, I would never actively root against any of my teams, but sometimes it's fun to root for a winner. In a day and age when every team from Dubai to New Mexico can be seen on the internet or tv shouldn't we be able to route for whoever, whenever? Probably not, but routing, much like this article, shouldn't make sense, it should just make you feel good.