Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

October 14th, 2014

Heineken Becomes MLS Official Beer Sponsor Starting 2015

Hey soccer fans! We’re excited to be the official beer of @MLS starting in 2015. #MLSnext #OpenYourWorld pic.twitter.com/pq8TwMY7WK — Heineken US (@Heineken_US) October 14, 2014 ~~  Whoa.  Big time move by Heineken aka Champions League's holder taking on Major League Soccer.
October 14th, 2014

Martin Odegaard Becomes Youngest Player EVER In European Championship

~~  This kid COULD be one of the best we've seen in a long, long time... But his next move is the game changer moment. via Guardian Norway’s Martin Odegaard became the youngest player in European Championship history at the age of 15 years and 300 days when he was introduced as a substitute midway through the second half of a 2-1 victory over ...
October 13th, 2014

Neill Lennon Named Bolton Wanderers Manager

~~ After the success that Lennon had at Celtic, you knew it was only a matter of time until an English club took a chance on him.... via BWFC Bolton Wanderers are delighted to announce the appointment of Neil Lennon as the club’s new manager. Lennon, 43, joins the club after a successful four-year spell at the helm of Scottish giants Celtic, ...
October 13th, 2014

Berlusconi :: ‘I Remember Balotelli Was Bought Against My Advice’

~~  Convenient timing isn't this? via Gazetta 'I remember [Balotelli] was bought against my advice,' Berlusconi told La Gazzetta dello Sport. 'We have many champions: (Jeremy) Menez, (Keisuke) Honda, (Stephane) El Shaarawy, (Fernando) Torres, (Nigel) De Jong. 'The base is there. And we no longer have a rotten apple in the dressing room.'
October 9th, 2014

Jermaine Jones Signs Boot Deal With Under Armour

Loading #Repost from @underarmour with @repostapp --- @jermainejunior of the USMNT is now powered by Under Armour. Welcome to the family, Jermaine! #TeamUA View on Instagram ~~  Man... Under Armour is on that 'Puma movement' we've seen over the last couple of years.... Wait for a big name to come to the end of their boot deal and POUNCE.....
October 9th, 2014

#TBT :: 1996 MLS Poster

Loading #TBT :: The 1996 version of @mls - where kids in the US finally realized their dreams of being 'professional soccer players'.... #DickButkasOfSoccer View on Instagram ~~  I can vividly remember Beans (@bumpypitch) and I heading to the very first MLS :: LA Galaxy game at the Rose Bowl as they took on the NY/NJ MetroStars.... ...
October 9th, 2014

#TBT :: Landon Donovan In A US Jersey

#TBT to 2002, when @LandonDonovan & the #USMNT made the quarterfinals of the #WorldCup #LegenD Oh, and…#DosaCero pic.twitter.com/bsWjvyde7w — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) October 9, 2014 ~~ People can talk as much ish as they want on social media, but the pure and simple fact is that Landon Donovan is THE best American player ever produced...... ...
October 9th, 2014

Mario Balotelli :: Super Mario Snood

Loading Just finish training with my new snood!! ???????? View on Instagram ~~  #Swagotelli about to hit 2 Million followers on Instagram.... One of the best follows out there.