Kartik Krishnaiyer is a lifelong fan and supporter of the beautiful game who has been attending matches in the United States since he was six years old. Between 1981 and 1983 he served as a ball boy for the NASL’s Fort Lauderdale Strikers. He then was often spotted at Lockhart Stadium supporting the Fort Lauderdale Sun of the USL (1984-85) and the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the APSL (now USL) in the late 1980s. As far as European Football he supports Manchester City F.C. Kartik has since childhood been a supporter of the US National Team.

In 2006 he began writing for the EPL Talk Network and since 2007 has hosted the MLS Talk Podcast. He also hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network from 2007 to early 2009. He currently writes for MLS Talk, hosts the EPL Talk podcast and manages this website.