Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

September 15th, 2014

Nike Unveils PSG Third Kit For 2014/15

~~  Digging this two tone red drop from Nike..... Doesn't it seem like the smart companies are starting to streamline color ways for fans to rock their game jerseys in public and feel comfortable with the multiple choices that their given nowadays? via NikeInc The French champions Paris Saint-Germain will play in an all-red, two-tone third kit ...
September 15th, 2014

Nike Unveils Manchester City ‘Cup Kit’ For 2014/15

~~ Nike not wasting any time in getting a couple of new looks on Manchester City after getting their kit deal done.... These are pretty fresh. via NikeInc The Barclays Premier League champions Manchester City will wear a bold new away kit featuring two tones of purple in cups this season. The new kit is inspired by designs City wore in the ...
September 8th, 2014

Video :: Sepp Blatter Discusses Qatar & Russia With Jeff Powell

~~ Absolutely amazing to think that this guy is going to run uncontested for a 5th term as FIFA President.... Absolutely amazing. Take a listen.... Interesting 11 minutes to your day.
September 8th, 2014

Inspired By – Brian Dunseth

If you've been reading The Original Winger for awhile now, you're more than familiar with the name Clive Charles. Ben and I both were incredibly fortunate enough to travel the world and be a part of Clive's US U-23 squad back in the day.  And those memories both on and off the field are something we're constantly bringing up and using as ...
September 5th, 2014

Carlos Bocanegra Announces Retirement At The End Of The Season

I will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2014 MLS season. — Carlos Bocanegra (@BocaBoca3) September 4, 2014 ~~  We've been fortunate to call Los a friend for a long, long time... Back to the days of club and High School rivalries in Southern California... Thinking back over his career - Alta Loma High School, UCLA, Chicago Fire, Captain of ...
September 4th, 2014

MLS Insider :: New York Red Bulls’ Bradley Wright-Phillips

~~  Some incredible stuff from the perspective of the son of a legend.... And from a player who currently lines up alongside a legend.... Both Ian Wright-Phillips and Thierry Henry bringing their perspectives to the table. When all of Wembley chants your Dad's name, and your mentor is among the game's most revered players, it makes sense that ...
September 4th, 2014

Dunga Names Neymar Captain Of Brazil

~~  No surprise here.....  Kid is the present and the future of Brazil. via CBF Dunga confirmed at the news conference that the decision had already been taken at the meeting on Tuesday and announced to the whole group: Neymar is the new captain of the Brazilian national team. - It is a reference and will deal with it calmly. Liked having ...
September 4th, 2014

Full Match Highlights :: Czech Republic vs United States

Highlights from the #USMNT win against Czech Republic today: — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) September 3, 2014 ~~  Some impressive performances across the board from Jurgen Klinsmann's 'Youngsters'.... And a couple of first caps taken well by Gyau, Hyndman and Garza. A signed ball for @JoeGyau36 @emersonhyndman and Greg Garza ...