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April 18th, 2014

Footie Facts

Roger Milla of Cameroon set the record as the oldest goalscorer in a World Cup at the age of 38 in the 1990 World Cup. He broke his own record in 1994 when he scored at the World Cup at the age of 42.
April 16th, 2014

Nike FC Takes Over 6th & Mill

Nike just dropped their Nike FC initiative this week and to coincide with that, they have taken over 6th & Mill in downtown Los Angeles to celebrate the sport, the collection and the culture. By taking over 6th & Mill, which is a Nike SB skate warehouse, they are blending cultures and encouraging people to play the sport anytime and ...
April 16th, 2014

Footie Facts

In 2012, the Montreal Impact became the league's 19th franchise and the third located in Canada, and made their home debut in front of a crowd of 58,912.
April 15th, 2014

Bumpy Pitch USA Pack

With the World Cup getting closer and closer, we wanted to release a pack of shirts inspired by the USA. As we thought about doing this, we decided to go with an idea that echoes the idea behind jerseys. These days teams have a home, an away and a third jersey. So we took that and made three shirts, in three color ways all inspired by the United ...
April 14th, 2014

Pele Interview With Time Magazine

With the World Cup in Brazil around the corner and a new book called Why Soccer Matters, Pele is going to be a busy man. He recently sat down with Time Magazine for an interview. Some interesting thoughts from the world's most famous footballer. You can check the transcript from this interview over at Time.
April 14th, 2014

Nike F.C Celebrates 20 Years of Football

As the world gears up for this summer's big competition, Nike takes the opportunity to celebrate 20 years of brilliant football. In 1994 during a sunny afternoon in Pasadena, Calif., a statement was made – glory is granted to those who risk everything. From that point on players such as Luís Figo, Fabio Cannavaro and Ronaldo exemplified that ...
April 14th, 2014

Bumpy Pitch x Conradinho

One of the greatest things we get to do with Bumpy Pitch and The Original Winger is work with great people. Sometimes it's with old friends, sometimes with people we just met. But the friendships that we have made along the way and the opportunity to work with these friends is an amazing part of all of this. One of our very good friends happens to ...
April 14th, 2014

Footie Facts – The Origin Of The ‘Cruyff Turn’

Sweden's Jan Olsson, was the defender that Dutch star Johan Cruyff famously bamboozled with his inventive "Cruyff Turn" at the 1974 World Cup in West Germany.