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Welcome to Playing for 90, the SOCCER news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Playing for 90 is dedicated to providing top-notch SOCCER news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Baxter Colburn, editor

A former member of the Chicago Fire Academy and Division III Soccer player, I have been around soccer since I could first walk. My passion for the game has led me on many different paths and I feel truly blessed to be the editor here at Playing For 90.

Lauren Maharaj, Staff Writer

Tucker Maggio-Hucek, Staff Writer

After realizing how ugly I made the beautiful game look, I took to covering all things soccer/football/futebol related. As an avid Barcelona and Lionel Messi fan, my goal is to one day be adopted by Messi and live happily ever after. If there is one thing I know about soccer, it is that no one can ever agree on anything, except for that Sergio Ramos' hair is flawless.

Thomas Formoso, Staff Writer

I am currently a Sophomore at Montclair State University. My major is Television and Digital Media with a concentration in Sports Journalism. As Co-Editor of Fansided's Pucks and Pitchforks and Staff Writer of Playing for 90, I am looking to improve my journalism for a future career.

janiagarrett, Staff Writer

Aydin Reyhan, Staff Writer

Jacob Rude, Staff Writer

I'm a journalism student at Indiana University with a passion for all sports, namely the NBA and the Los Angeles Lakers.

Alex Morgan, Staff Writer

Albinko Hasic, Staff Writer

Found and Chief Editor at BHDragons.com. Football is my passion.

Mike Dyce,

Mike has been a life long sports fan who has turned his passion into a career. He studied journalism at the University of Oklahoma and wrote mainly about Dallas sports teams before joining FanSided, including briefly for WFAA. Formerly the editor of NFL Spin Zone, Mike is now Editor of FanSided.com. He can be reached at dyce1809[at]gmail.com. Follow him on Twitter @mikedyce

Chris Jarvis, Staff Writer

Chris has been writing for The American Pitch since May 2014, but has been a soccer fan his entire life. Chris is a die hard FC Dallas supporter, as well as being a fan of Aston Villa, Bayern Münich, and the San Antonio Scorpions.

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