Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

February 10th, 2015

Landon Donovan Updates Everyone On Facebook – Getting Married

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February 10th, 2015

Numbers Don’t Lie – Opta and Numbers in Sports – Part One

It's often been said that soccer is not a sport of statistics and data. It's too fluid. It's more of an art form. Whereas as baseball and American football are driven by data, soccer has always remained an outlier when it comes to the information and data that can be derived from looking at the numbers. I personally was on the side that soccer is more ...
February 10th, 2015

Quickest Way To Get Sent Off :: Nut Shot

droite aux couilles, notre nouvelle devise pic.twitter.com/9qSLEOUyO8 — Philippe (@philousports) February 7, 2015 ~~  Moral of the story.... Don't EVER stand over Marseille's Mario Lemina and not think you're going to get punched in the nuts....
February 10th, 2015

Roberto Martinez :: Tim Howard Fully Fit And Will Face Chelsea

RM: "The goalkeeping position is a different one to outfield." Martinez on a possible Howard return. https://t.co/sjVQ0orBix #CHEvEFC — Everton (@Everton) February 10, 2015 ~~ 'Whenever Tim is fit, he's our Number 1'.... Love this quote and faith in our guy. TEAM NEWS: Howard to return to face Chelsea, late test for Baines but McGeady ruled out. ...
February 10th, 2015

United States Gets ‘Favorable’ Draw For Under-20 World Cup In New Zealand

U-20 #USMNT will open against Myanmar (May 30 in Whangarei), followed by New Zealand (June 2 in Auckland) and Ukraine (June 5 in Auckland) — U.S. Soccer YNT (@ussoccer_ynt) February 10, 2015 ~~  There probably couldn't have been a better scenario for Tab Ramos & Co. with the Under-20 World Cup Draw late last night..... via USSoccer The ...
February 10th, 2015

Marco Reus Re-Ups w/ Borussia Dortmund

Hi Leute, ich freue mich euch mitteilen zu können, dass ich meinen Vertrag bis 2019 verlängert habe! @BVB Euer Marco pic.twitter.com/mXEuEhBrg7 — Marco Reus (@woodyinho) February 10, 2015 ~~  Think about this angle for a second.... Borussia Dortmund is struggling in the league and Marco Reus re-ups through 2019... After the loyalty Reus has ...
February 10th, 2015

Awkward Moment Press Officer Rolls Eyes :: Louis van Gaal Edition

~~  How amazingly (if that's a word) awesome is this... Have a feeling someone is going to feel the Dutch Hairdryer for getting caught on camera..... By the way... Why does van Gaal feel any need to go after Sam Allardyce with a press conference and papers proving his team didn't play 'long ball'?!?!
February 10th, 2015

Frank Lampard Meets NYCFC Teammates at Manchester City

// Post by Frank Lampard. ~~  Super Frank meeting up with his future NYCFC teammates and posting to Facebook..... And this afternoon at 2pm ET NYCFC takes on St. Mirren at Manchester City's Academy Stadium.  <-- Link To Watch.