Archive for the 'Culture & Lifestyle' Category

September 13th, 2014

Caroline Putz :: “One Cap, One Touch, One Goal” – Know Our History

On July 7, 2000, a U.S. Women’s National Team featuring numerous young players (but also current U.S. captain Christie Rampone and current U-20 U.S. WNT head coach Michelle French) defeated Italy, 4-1, in Central Islip, New York. In the 87th minute, Bountiful, Utah native Carolyn Putz entered the match to earn her first cap and less than four ...
September 13th, 2014

Big Time High School Recruit DRAKE DAVIS Chooses Soccer over Football

There is a story making the rounds right now, about a young man, a high schooler who is reeeeally good at football, but decided to play soccer instead. His name is Drake Davis, he is 6' 2" and over 200 lbs. He plays wide receiver and is about to be the praise receiver in my eyes. Recently, he made a decision, to put the football thing on pause and ...
September 13th, 2014

New Music Alert :: “IDFWU” by Big Sean ft. E-40 (Prod. DJ Mustard / Kanye West / DJ Dahi)

image from UNCLE TERRY'S DIARY This song is called "I Don't Fuck With You", it features E40 and its produced by DJ Mustard / Kanye West / DJ Dahi. Its incredible. A few days ago, Big Sean signed with Roc Nation, and to celebrate that, yesterday he dropped 4 new songs on his soundcloud page, for free download. This song, I have listened to, ...
September 12th, 2014

Summer’s End

Summer is officially over. With the passing of Labor day, we officially have summer in our rear view mirrors. It might not feel anything like that in this blistering heat here in LA, but it's officially over. This wasn't just any summer. This was the summer that hosted the best World Cup I can remember. The summer that saw the US team get out of the ...
September 12th, 2014

EA SPORTS Drops the Official TV Commercial for FIFA 15

Coming to us for Xbox One, PS4 and PC - also available on Xbox 360, PS3 and other platforms EA Sports FIFA's FIFA 15 drops on September 23rd in North America. September 25 in Europe and September 26th for the UK. As couple of minutes ago this commercial showed up across the social networks* - I saw it on Lio's fb page - and the commercial is ...
September 11th, 2014

Inspired By :: Chris Wingert

Remember your first soccer coach? I do vaguely. For some people, their first soccer coach was a transformative figure. Someone that introduced them to the game. That showed them their own love for the game. Often times this first coach is a relative or close family friend. And in the case of Chris Wingert, that first coach who inspired and ...
September 11th, 2014

Watch :: MLS 9-11 Memorial #NeverForget

This video is one from the archives. * Interesting factoid that I didn't know.... The attacks on New York and the United States on September 11th, 2001 - the gutless and cowardly terrorists acts - happened on a Tuesday of that week effectively ending the MLS regular season as the final weeks' regular season's matches were canceled. But, on ...
September 11th, 2014

Inspired By :: Matt Hedges

FC Dallas defender Matt Hedges weighs in on the subject of the most influential coach in his career and he goes with his youth club coach. Matt gives more insight into the important roles that coaches play in helping us to develop as human beings. Work hard. Be responsible. Things that we continue to hear from players about things they learned from ...