Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

August 1st, 2014

adidas Drops New Lionel Messi Signature Cleat

adidas today unveiled a new version of Lionel Messi’s signature adizero F50 cleat in solar gold and black. The new iteration of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Golden Ball winner’s cleat is available today online. Messi’s mantra is imprinted on the upper of his new cleat and “mas que un botin” (more than a boot) is featured on the cleat ...
July 31st, 2014

Video :: Marcus Hahnemann Flies With The Blue Angels – Blacks Out

~~  Whoa. Marcus Hahnemann experiences 7.6 G's near the completion of his 45-minute flight with the Blue Angels.
July 31st, 2014

MLS Insider – Being Dom Dwyer

~~  This kid has something special..... Sporting Kansas City striker Dom Dwyer is one of the League's top goal scorers -- and one of its most lively personalities. After beginning his career in the Norwich City youth system, Dwyer came to the United States for college and Sporting KC drafted him in 2012. Before earning a permanent role with the ...
July 29th, 2014

Atletico Madrid Confirms Signing On Antoine Griezmann – Six Year Deal

~~  Solid pick up and long term deal finalized.... via ClubAtleticoMadrid Antoine Griezmann (Macon, France, 1991) passed the medical examination yesterday and this afternoon signed a contract, in the Vicente Calderón, for six seasons with our Club. The 23-year-old French international, came to Real Sociedad at the age of 13 and has gone ...
July 29th, 2014

Ross Barkley Re-Ups On New Four Year Deal With Everton

BREAKING: Ross Barkley signs new four-year contract with Everton. #EFC — Everton (@Everton) July 29, 2014 ~~  Reports trickling in that Barkley is making £65,000-a-week through 2018.....  Not bad for only being 20 years old.
July 29th, 2014

Liverpool Confirms Signing Of Divock Origi

Welcome to #LFC, @DivockOrigi! #OrigiLFC — Liverpool FC (@LFC) July 29, 2014 ~~  Interesting that this announcement comes just two days after the transfer breakdown of Loic Remy.....
July 28th, 2014

Soccer In America – The Cotton Bowl

Taking it back to the old school of @mls.... Surface still as good as I remember it and still hot as ish down on the field.... And the image of Dante Washington coming on as a sub in the 75th minutes with a huge smile on his face gave me nightmares for years.... ~~ TheOriginalWinger on Instagram To be included in the Soccer In America ...
July 27th, 2014

Two Fans Invade Field – Takes Selfie With Mario Balotelli

#milan#selfie#Balotelli#me#ManCityVsMilan— NAWAF (@NA_B27) July 27, 2014~~  Social Media is taking over the 'Pitch Invaders' game..... At least #Swagotelli was a good sport about it....(Insert another comment here about how much play Mario Balotelli would get in the US Press IF he suited up for NYCFC...  Imagine the ...