My name is Bob Long (Twitter: @boblongsports), and I am the Founder and President of Bob Long Sports. I am the primary writer, reporter, and Radio Show Host for boblongsports.com. I began this sports website in December of 2009, and have been running it ever since. Bob Long Sports features Opinion Articles, News Stories, a Live Radio Show, Top 25 rankings for both College Basketball and College Football, and much more. I have experience covering every type of sports event or story, including: College Basketball, College Football, MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA, and much more. If you love sports and are seeking interesting opinions about the hottest current sports issues, you will enjoy this website. The site’s contents are tailored to any type of sports fan, and I hope you enjoy reading.
By Bob Long on May 25, 2017
In the Rising Stars 7v7 tournament, this is the play-in game between the 8 seed vs. 9 seed game as Philly’s Finest Team 1 takes on Steel Rockets, from Pittsburgh.
By Bob Long on May 20, 2017
The Official Pregame Show of the Philadelphia Soul, with Bob Long and Eric Nash, live from the Wells Fargo Center. Check out the preview of Philadelphia Soul vs. Cleveland Gladiators, including interviews with Quarterback Dan Raudabaugh and Head Coach Clint Dolezel.
By Bob Long on May 18, 2017
Entering Wednesday’s midweek tilt against the Houston Dynamo, one could make an argument that the Union were the hottest team in the East: winners of two straight and earning seven points of a possible nine. But the Union entered the match last in the Eastern Conference, and until three matches ago, did not even have […]
Posted in MLS | Tagged Chris Pontius, CJ Sapong, Earnie Stewart, Fafa Picault, Houston Dynamo, Ilsinho, Jim Curtin, Keegan Rosenberry, MLS, Philadelphia Union, Ray Gaddis, Talen Energy Stadium | Leave a response
By Bob Long on May 13, 2017
The Official Pregame Show of the Philadelphia Soul, with Bob Long and Eric Nash, live from the Wells Fargo Center. Check out the preview of Philadelphia Soul vs. Baltimore Brigade, including a discussion of the prospects of an undefeated season, the Soul’s dynamic offensive attack, and the changes in the league structure since last year.
By Bob Long on April 29, 2017
The Official Pregame Show of the Philadelphia Soul, with Bob Long and Rob Stott! Check out the preview of Philadelphia Soul vs. Baltimore Brigade, including a live look-in at the Championship Celebration on the field, the raising of the Arenabowl Championship banner, and a speech from owner Ron Jaworski.
By Bob Long on April 15, 2017
Vuvu Soccer was live from Fado Philly, discussing the recent Union struggles as they are winless in the first six matches of the season. We play video commentary from Jim Curtin, Andre Blake, and Keegan Rosenberry, as well as commentary from David Villa after his candidate for “goal of the year” against Philadelphia, as well […]
Posted in Featured, MLS, World Soccer | Tagged Andre Blake, David Villa, Earnie Stewart, Jay Sugarman, Jim Curtin, Keegan Rosenberry, NYCFC, Philadelphia Union, Portland Timbers, Sean Johnson | Leave a response
By Bob Long on April 2, 2017
Vuvu Soccer was live from The Boot Room NYC and interviewed Natalie Evans, the US Editor for the Daily Mirror (UK) and a proud member of the NYC Kopites. Tune in!
By Bob Long on April 2, 2017
Vuvu Soccer was live from The Boot Room NYC, a premier Liverpool supporters bar in the heart of Manhattan. We discuss the Merseyside Derby being played that morning between Liverpool and Everton, as well as the Premier League and Champions League notable upcoming fixtures. We discuss also World Cup Qualifying and the US Men’s National […]
Posted in Featured, MLS, World Soccer | Tagged Arsenal, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Dortmund, English Premier League, Everton, Leicester City, Liverpool, Philadelphia Union, The Boot Room NYC, Tottenham, UEFA Champions League | Leave a response
By Bob Long on March 20, 2017
Check out the live video broadcast of tonight’s Flyers Cup AAA Championship between #1 La Salle College High School, and #2 Holy Ghost Preparatory School, live from Hatfield Ice.
By Bob Long on March 17, 2017
Check out the podcast of last night’s Flyers Cup semifinal broadcast, as # 1 La Salle took on # 4 Malvern Prep in what was an all-time Flyers Cup game between two strong Philadelphia programs.