Archive for the 'Manchester United' Category

September 14th, 2014

Believe is in Theaters Today

Supporting not just soccer, but the underdogs...... We've been talking a lot about the movie Believe. It is the story of a young kid with big soccer dreams who meets legendary Manchester United manager Sir Matt Busby. It's a movie about soccer but it's also about the relationship between players and coaches. It's about healing wounds on moving on ...
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 1st, 2014

Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez joins Real Madrid on season long loan – with “option”

"Chicharito Hernández, Real Madrid’s new player" - RM on IG Real Madrid C. F. and Manchester United have reached an agreement for the loan of Javier Chicharito Hernández, who will be at the club throughout this season. ALso, in the deal, Real Madrid have "reserved a first buying option" Hernandez if they like what they see. After signing ...
August 29th, 2014

Transfer Deadline Day With Twitter

With #TransferDeadlineDay fast approaching, Twitter has collected a vast amount of transfer related information from this summer and compiled it showing what players are generating the most activity and where that activity is taking place. Very interesting. This visualization above shows geographically where conversations around the big deals has ...
August 29th, 2014

Video :: Trailer for Believe

We've been talking about the upcoming US release of a film called Believe. And we will continue to do so to get the message out about it. It's a movie about soccer. And it's playing in theaters around the country as of September 12th. It's not often that soccer movies make it to the big screen in American cinemas, and we want to support that. Because ...
August 26th, 2014

Inspired By – Paddy Crerand and Sir Matt Busby

As athletes, we all have that one coach who played a very pivotal role in our life. The coach that taught us about the sport, but that also taught us about life. We're talking to a number of players about the coaches that played a pivotal role in their lives. We're exploring those relationships ahead of the US release of the film Believe. In the ...
August 21st, 2014

New Trailer :: Believe

September 12th will see the US launch of a film called Believe. The premise of the movie is this: Believe is set in Manchester in the early 80’s. Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Matt Busby is still restless in the twilight of his life. An act of petty crime by a working class kid, 11 year old Georgie, becomes a collision of fate as Matt ...
August 12th, 2014

Soccer In America – A Photographic Journey

Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA July 2014 ~beans To submit your photos to be included in this series, email them to dunny [at] bumpy pitch.com