Archive for the 'Los Angeles' Category

July 19th, 2014

Manchester United stars Wayne Rooney and Juan Mata in Beverly Hills as they begin their U.S. tour in Los Angeles

Wayne Rooney (l) and Juan Mata (r) arrive in Beverly Hills prior to their July 23rd contest against the LA Galaxy and Guinness International Champions Cup matches in Denver, Washington D.C. and Ann Arbor Manchester United kicks off their US Tour this Wednesday versus the LA Galaxy at the world famous Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Expect this one, to be ...
July 14th, 2014

Trailer :: “MATADOR” aka the soccer / spy TV show from Robert Rodriquez’ El Rey Network

MATADOR is a new show from the El Rey Network (Robert Rodriguez) that stars Tony Bravo, a DEA agent from Boyle Heights who's recruited for a top-secret mission: investigate the LA Riot—one of the greatest soccer teams in the world—by going undercover as one of their players. The series will premiere on July 15, 2014, with a 13-episode first ...
July 14th, 2014

Watch :: Omar Gonzalez on Conan O’Brien Show

LA Galaxy and USMNT defender extraordinaire Omar Gonzalez stopped by Conan and chatted up the guys over there talking about a few things. Most of it involved him in various states of undress... ESPN the Mag's Body Issue and this viral video of him playing the sax in his droors and socks. Fun times. The episode airs tonight so set your DVR's.
July 11th, 2014

Jermaine Jones throws out first pitch at LA Dodger game

The ceremonial first pitch by @jermainejunior @dodgers stadium was a little high but across the plate. - US Soccer on ig Jermaine Jones is my favorite guy right now. I'm cooking up a post about how necessary it is to get him in MLS and playing here all the time. That needs to happen. He needs to be here. His wife needs to be here. Their kids need to ...
July 1st, 2014

Tweet Of The Day – Jensen Karp

Tim Howard could’ve saved my parents’ marriage.— Jensen Karp (@JensenClan88) July 1, 2014 I have an old friend named Jensen. He currently owns art galleries in LA in addition to some other very cool things. He used to be a rapper back in the day by the name of Hot Karl. I tried signing him to a record deal in my music industry days. He ...
June 27th, 2014

USA v Germany at Nike 6th and Mill

One of the things that is standing out to me about this world Cup is the viewing parties that have been popping upa round the country. In Chicago, where US Soccer is based, Grant park has been attracting crowds in the thousands. The Power & Light district in KC looks incredible. Atlanta, DC, Columbus, H-Town, etc. All around the country these huge ...
June 26th, 2014

Opinion Alert :: Is Street Soccer the New Street Basketball?

Playing a sport makes you better. When you hear a professional athlete speak, from any sport, what's the first thing that they say you need to do to become really good at something? (The first two things actually) They say, unequivocally, that first and foremost, you have to love it. And when you think about it, its not only in sports, but in ...
June 17th, 2014

World Cup viewing at 6th & Mill : NIKE #RiskEverything

This spot. Is dope. Beans and I got the chance to drop by Nike's 6th & Mill on Saturday to take in some football and I have to say that I had one hell of a time. This spot is everything that you think it is. The one thing that I will say about Nike, is that when they decide to do something, they don't f--k around. We've been lucky enough to work ...