Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

December 16th, 2014

FIFA Declares Garcia Report Appeal ‘Inadmissible’

~~  Umm... Does FIFA think that this report won't become 'public'?  Serious question. Listen, I get it on so many different levels... But it's only a matter of time. Name names.  Hold people responsible publicly, not privately.  Step away from the 'Good Ol' Boy Club'.  It's time to move forward the right way. via FIFA The FIFA Appeal ...
December 15th, 2014

Thierry Henry Joins Sky Sports In England

~~  When he said he was done, we all thought he was talking MLS and the New York Red Bulls..... But that's been clarified now.  Interested to see how he reacts when players to do him what he did to the media.... via SkySports Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from football and will join Sky Sports as a football expert and ambassador ...
December 15th, 2014

2014/15 Europa League – Round Of 32

~~  The moment things get interesting in the Europa League.... With the Champions League 3rd place teams parachuting down, the like of Olympiacos, Sporting Lisbon, Zenit, Anderlecht, Ajax, Liverpool and Roma enter the Europa League. Which match ups should you be keeping an eye on in the Round of 32 you ask? Wolfsburg vs Sporting Lisbon, Roma vs ...
December 15th, 2014

2014/15 Champions League – Round Of 16

~~  And there it is.....  Really only two match ups that everyone will keep their eyes on in the Round of 16 draw. #Zlatan, David Luiz & Co taking on Jose Mourinho and Chelsea...... And then Manchester City vs Barca... The best part is the Round of 16 is broken up into two different sets of match ups... Feb 17th / 18th first leg starts vs ...
December 11th, 2014

LeBron XII NSW Denim LS QS

~~  How clean are these?!?!  Denim.  Gum Sole.  Hi-Top. A good look at the Midnight Navy color way drop in the Nike XII NSW Denim LS QS, spotted and available over at CaliRoots.
December 10th, 2014

Orlando City & NYCFC Expansion Draft Picks

~~  And there it is...... Fascinating to see which players were picked up by Orlando City and NYCFC, but maybe more so was the team choices were in terms of 'pulling players' back onto the protected list. I have a feeling we're FAR from finished when it comes to moving players around.......
December 9th, 2014

US Soccer Announces Game Schedule For First Half Of 2015

~~  Love. It.   Time to bleed the youngsters for the future... via USSoccer The U.S. Men’s National Team will embark on arguably its most challenging schedule of friendly matches in team history with seven top quality friendlies in the first half of 2015, highlighted by a string of three matches against regional rival Mexico, 2014 FIFA World ...
December 9th, 2014

Univision Announces MLS Cup Final Their Most Viewed MLS Telecast Ever

~~  Been saying it for awhile now...  Don't sleep on what Univision is doing with MLS going forward. The Univision Deportes broadcast of the MLS Final on the UniMás Network, which featured LA Galaxy vs. New England Revolution, ranks as the most-viewed MLS Finals telecast broadcasted by Univision Deportes. The match, which aired on UniMás from ...