Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

October 21st, 2014

Soccer In America – A Photographic Journey

Landon Donovan saluting the US fans after his last match, in Hartford against Ecuador. ~~ @aljomitchell  :: Alex Mitchell To be included in our Soccer In America – A Photographic Series, send your Pictures to dunny@bumpypitch.com and include your Twitter & Instagram handles
October 21st, 2014

Harry Redknapp vs Adel Taarabt War Of Words :: Who Ya Got?

~~ This is just flat out amazing...... It all started with Ol' Arry dropping some 'fat jibes' at Adel Taarabt.... “He’s not injured,” Redknapp said. “He’s not fit. He’s not fit to play football, unfortunately. He played in a reserve game the other day and I could have run about more than he did. I can’t pick him. I pick people who want ...
October 20th, 2014

Soccer In America – A Photographic Journey

I snapped this picture just after 7am Sunday morning.  Our U12 girls match kicked off 45 minutes later in the middle of frosted fields and fog.  Easily one of my favorite coaching moments. It was taken in Sunday Oct 19th in Burlington, Iowa at the Southeast Elite Soccer Academy 2014 Monster Match. Thanks to everyone at TOW and Bumpy ...
October 20th, 2014

Landon Donovan Post Game :: LA Galaxy vs Seattle Sounders

~~  Some interesting angles from LD following the 'First Leg' of the Supporters Shield 2014. ~~  And some GREAT stuff by #TheBruce.
October 18th, 2014

Hans-Joachim Eckert To Deliver His ‘Report’ To FIFA On 2018/2022 World Cup Bids

~~  So many questions, so little public answers..... But at the end of the day, raise your hand if you think Michael Garcia’s findings about the flawed 2018 and 2022 votes see the day of light at some point in the 'near' future?  I just can't see how, if this report is as explosive as it seems to be, it doesn't see the light of day....  Someone ...
October 16th, 2014

Orlando City Set To Break Ground On New Stadium Today

Loading Today we make history, breaking ground on what will be the loudest stadium in @mls! Don't forget to hashtag your images #WeDigPurple for groundbreaking! #LionNation #GoCity #MyTeamMyCity #ocsc #mls #groundbreaking View on Instagram ~~  Huge day down in Orlando.... Don't sleep on these guys..... Loading It's a ...
October 16th, 2014

Gerard Pique Apologizes On Twitter After Confrontation With Police

Se ha exagerado mucho lo que dije pero, en cualquier caso, lo siento, me he equivocado y no volverá a ocurrir. — Gerard Piqué (@3gerardpique) October 15, 2014 'What I said has been exaggerated a lot, but in any case, I am sorry, I made a mistake and it will not happen again,' ~~ I'm just going to let you watch the video below.... It's ...
October 14th, 2014

Average MLS Attendance Over 19,000

Average MLS Attendance Reaches Over 19,000 with Two Weeks Remaining in 2014 Season http://t.co/4vkslVY6wG via @LifeofSPhil #soccerbiz — Business of Soccer (@BusinessofSoccr) October 14, 2014 ~~  Been around this league for a long, long time and one of the big watershed moment talking points were getting the average season attendance mark ...