Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

March 27th, 2015

Talkin’ Real – Previewing Real Salt Lake vs Toronto FC

Another show in the books as David James and I take a look at who's missing this Sunday because of the International Window, while breaking down goals scored and conceeded during TFC's first two games on the road.... And what RSL needs to do well when the whistle blows at Rio Tinto Stadium. Who starts, who's suspended and who fills in for the ...
March 27th, 2015

Martin Skrtel Stamp On David De Gea – ‘I Don’t Feel Guilty’

~~  Hahaha... This might be one of the best explanations I've ever seen in the game....  This defense is like when you get caught in a lie and you just continue to lie to try and get yourself out of it. via Guardian Skrtel had argued the action of standing on De Gea’s right shin as he chased a through-ball in the final seconds of Sunday’s ...
March 27th, 2015

MLS Announces Four Year TV Deal w/ Globosat In Brazil

~~  Another television deal coming in hot on the backside of the CBA and following up on MLS' previously announced TV deals with ESPN, Fox Sports, Univision, Sky Sports and EuroSport.... Wonder who's next. Keep an eye out on the final paragraph... MLS' long term partnership with IMG,  their new global media rights agent is going to be a game ...
March 25th, 2015

Nike :: Intense Heat Pack

Bright Crimson Mercurial Superfly ~~  There's been A LOT of different color way drops in the past couple of months... But these choices right here are FIRE.  If you has some money to drop, which ones are you choosing? The Intense Heat Pack leverages warm hues that symbolize the intensity of this critical juncture in the season. All four of ...
March 25th, 2015

Diego Simeone Re-Ups With Atletico Madrid Through 2020

Hoy es un gran día para toda la familia atlética. ¡Ya es oficial la renovación de @Simeone! #Simeone2020 https://t.co/NxUpDEQd6d — Atlético de Madrid (@Atleti) March 24, 2015 ~~ Diego Simeone is changing the way the media, fans and players look at the perrenial powerhouses when it comes to the structure of the game.  He's not just getting ...
March 25th, 2015

Michel Platini Re-Elected UEFA President For Third Term

Michel Platini will serve a third four-year term as UEFA President. His speech LIVE http://t.co/dUNLTX9UtU — UEFA (@UEFA) March 24, 2015 ~~  This is the time for Michel Platini to step up and make not only bold statements, but bold decisions when it comes to the transparancy of the game and Sepp Blatter. "I know I can count on you. And you know ...
March 25th, 2015

Martin Skrtel Handed Three Match Ban – Posts This Clown Picture

... A photo posted by Martin Skrtel official (@martin37skrtel) on Mar 25, 2015 at 4:41am PDT ~~  First Martin Skrtel gets charged yesterday by the FA over his last second 'Stamp' on Manchester United goalkeeper Davd De Gea.... Today he gets handed a THREE GAME ban for 'Violent Conduct'...... And then he immiediately posts the picture of ...
March 25th, 2015

Klinsmann :: Building The U.S. Men’s National Team Pyramid

~~  Been on record for a long, long, long time that this right here is the exact approach that has needed to be implemented within the U-20 / U-23 / USMNT structure.... One of the reasons that the 2000 US Olympic Team was so successfull (Bronze Medal match against Chile in Sydney) was the fact that Clive Charles paired up as many camps as possible ...