Archive for the 'Soccer in America' Category

March 18th, 2015

Building Blocks

United. Focused. Fearless. Get your 2015 Away #USMNT / #USWNT kit in the @nikefootball App: gonike.me/Soccer_App A photo posted by U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) on Feb 16, 2015 at 8:55am PST We spend the majority of our time and effort trying to play our part in advancing the sport of soccer here in the US. And the sport is advancing. Momentum ...
March 16th, 2015

Soccer Around The World :: Lego Maradona Hand Of God

Not sure who put the time into creating this, but I respect whoever it was that did. There should be an entire series put together of epic moments in #soccer recreated with #Lego characters. #HandOfGod #Maradona #WorldCup #Argentina @bumpypitch @isps_tow <- Tag a teammate that tried to pull something like this off.... A photo posted by brian ...
March 12th, 2015

Watch :: CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015 Press Conference

Today, you can watch the Official Announcement of the Schedule and Groups for the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015. The full presser is above and the details are as follows: Exclusive Pre-sale starts today; Public On-sale starts on Thursday, March 19 Thirteen North American cities – Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Kansas ...
March 6th, 2015

Conversations in Soccer – Brendan Hannan

There are a lot of people in the soccer world who operate behind the scenes in order for the game to flourish. You might not know all of their names or see them in the limelight, but without them, things aren't getting done. The sport is not growing. The final product that we see on the field and in stadiums each week throughout the season just ...
February 18th, 2015

Soccer In America – The USWNT & USMNT Away Jersey

New US National Team away jersey. This is the men's version presented in a special light up box. The women's team will sport these first when they play in the upcoming Algarve Cup. Check that @nikesoccer app to get one before the general release. @nike @nikefootball #soccer #soccerlife #usmnt #uswnt A photo posted by bumpypitch (@bumpypitch) on Feb ...
January 16th, 2015

Adam Silver Considering “FA Cup style tournament” in the NBA?

[H/t Yahoo] Interesting stuff from the NBA Commish Adam Silver. He's always been a forward thinking kind of guy, and has mentioned that he and the National Basketball Association looks at international soccer as an interesting case study on the promotion and set up of leagues and competition, so its no shock to see him speak of looking for "other ...
January 15th, 2015

Soccer In America – NSCAA Convention

Appreciate the @nscaa1941 welcoming gift @nscaaCEO!! A photo posted by brian dunseth (@theoriginalwinger) on Jan 14, 2015 at 1:25pm PST ~~ Beans and I are on the ground in Philadelphia for the 2015 NSCAA Convention.... So many great things going on over here. First day at the @nscaa1941 Convention almost in the books in #Philly.... @mls ...
January 13th, 2015

Soccer In America – A Photographic Journey

@realsaltlake putting the final touches on their 4,200 square foot South End Big Screen.... #SaltLakeCity #LightShow #SolarEclipse <- Can't wait for the 2015 @mls season to start! cc :: @weemanfitz A photo posted by brian dunseth (@theoriginalwinger) on Jan 9, 2015 at 8:24pm PST ~~ BumpyPitch on Instagram :: TheOriginalWinger on ...