Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

January 28th, 2015

Luis Figo To Challenge Sepp Blatter for FIFA Presidency

  I'm delighted to announce my candidacy for the FIFA Presidency. Football has given me so much during my life & I want to give something back — Luís Figo (@LuisFigo) January 28, 2015 I like this right here. I like this for a lot of reasons. It seems like more and more people are willing to step up and challenge Sepp Blatter. That's a ...
January 28th, 2015

Brian Straus – 1 on 1 With Don Garber

Dunny and I bumped into Brian Straus from SI the night before he was to do this one on one interview with Don Garber. He was preparing to ask the Don some pretty serious questions regarding a number of issues with the league. Here is that interview he was prepping for. Good stuff as always from B. Straus. And head over to Sports Illustrated for a ...
January 28th, 2015

Indy Eleven Stadium Rendering Video

There is something special going on in Indianapolis right now. Indy Eleven is happening and they are doing things in a very impressive manner. They averaged more than 10k for their home games last year and have more than 7k in season ticket holders. Impressive numbers for sure. But more than just numbers, there seems to be a very legit movement going ...
January 26th, 2015

Juan Román Riquelme Retires At 36

~~  One of the best..... Never got the respect he truly deserved.  Was hoping we would have seen him in MLS at point point.....  Saw a quote today that said he 'was an Artist among Athletes....'  Couldn't agree more. “I have decided to no longer play football,” he said. “Now I am just a fan. I will go and suffer in the stadium. I am ...
January 26th, 2015

Lucas Silva Signs w/ Real Madrid Through 2020

.@16LucasSilva firmó su contrato con el Real Madrid. Quedará vinculado al club hasta el 30 de junio de 2020 pic.twitter.com/YAWn1xsBcf — Real Madrid C. F. (@realmadrid) January 26, 2015 ~~  VERY interested in seeing how they utilize Lucas Silva and what role he plays considering he's supposed* to be the Xavi Alonso replacement......
January 26th, 2015

John Carver To Stay On As Newcastle Manager

CONFIRMED: John Carver has been named as #NUFC head coach until the end of the 2014/15 season. http://t.co/zDKPhSmy0P pic.twitter.com/PHefkyeCx6 — Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) January 26, 2015 ~~  Talk about a no win situation..... Seems like the kiss of death.  Does Newcastle ever get out of their own way? Managing director, Lee Charnley, ...
January 25th, 2015

United States U-20′s vs El Salvador Highlights – Qualifies For World Cup

~~  It wasn't easy by any means with the amount of games, short turn around time and a less than ideal playing surface, but Tab Ramos & Co are heading to New Zealand.  And that PK Save!?!?! The U.S. U-20 MNT defeated El Salvador behind goals from Ben Spencer and Paul Arriola to grab a spot in the 2015 U-20 World Cup.
January 25th, 2015

Neymar Unboxes His Nike Hypervenom Liquid Diamond Boots

~~  These are fresh..... Ready to leave static defenders in the dust, Neymar Jr. takes his new Hypervenom Liquid Diamond boots onto the grass. Available exclusively in the Nike Football App on Monday over at http://gonike.me/Football_App