Jack Williams

Jack Williams is a British, New York-based sports reporter. He writes predominantly for the Guardian, The New York Times, and Eight by Eight magazine, a quarterly soccer publication.

Stories By Jack Williams

These Crazy-Determined Runners Have Each Finished Fifty Marathons in Fifty States

They range in age from 16 to 81, but share a quirky, obsessive desire to run 26.2 miles in every corner of America.

The Man Who Made the World Cup Trophy

Four decades after crafting a cup that would stand the test of time, a nonagenarian Italian sculptor reflects on the true nature of victory.

Rebirth of the Cosmos

After three decades of management battles and false starts, a storied New York sports franchise prepares to finally step back onto the soccer field.