Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

November 19th, 2014

Real Madrid Unveils Microsoft Agreement

~~  That first quote says it all.....  And shouts to ISPS for dropping the collab early. via RealMadrid “We seal a powerful alliance and the creation of a gigantic digital platform capable of changing the relationship of millions of fans with Real Madrid,” said Florentino Pérez. Real Madrid unveiled its agreement with Microsoft in the ...
November 19th, 2014

The FIFA Chronicles

There has always been speculation that there is funny business going on with FIFA. Back handed deals, paying people off for votes, brown bags filled with cash. Questions about this sort of thing ain't nothing new. But what is going on right now is getting more and more crazy all the time. And yet somehow, it doesn't seem to be a major story yet. Or I ...
November 17th, 2014

FIFA ‘Whistleblowers’ Submit Formal Complaint

~~  The statement below says it all..... Bonita Mersiades, the former Australia 2022 executive who also gave evidence to Garcia on three occasions under condition that her anonymity would be protected, has also submitted a formal letter of complaint to him. “It says much about Fifa and those inside their tent that they felt it necessary to ...
November 17th, 2014

German Football League President Makes Serious Statement Against FIFA

~~ Said it before and I'll say it again, this report WILL become public.... There's just TOO much there (with people calling for the full release and the uproar after Eckert's 'summary' report) for someone not to leak it to the public somehow.... via Guardian The president of the German Football League has warned that Uefa’s 54 member nations ...
November 15th, 2014

Soccer In America – A Photographic Journey

@BigEast Final set for tomorrow night at #PPLPark :: #ProvidenceCollege vs #Xavier #CollegeSoccer w/ @rugbyryanb A photo posted by brian dunseth (@theoriginalwinger) on Nov 11, 2014 at 11:03am PST Follow TheOriginalWinger on Instagram To be included in our Soccer In America – A Photographic Series, send your Pictures to dunny@bumpypitch.com ...
November 15th, 2014

Republic of Ireland Releases Robbie Keane Back To LA Galaxy

Players trained today @ Gannon Park. Robbie Keane has been released to @LAGalaxy. Darron Gibson also released (minor knock to knee) #COYBIG — FAI (@FAIreland) November 15, 2014 ~~ Psst... Martin O'Neill.... If you knew you were going to release Robbie Keane back to the LA Galaxy AFTER the Scotland game and not have him involved in the US Game, ...
November 15th, 2014

USMNT Releases Four Players Ahead Of MLS Playoffs

#USMNT @J_Klinsmann has released @DaMarcusBeasley @Jermainejunior @LeeNguyen24 & @yedlinny back to their clubs. No players will be added. — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) November 15, 2014 ~~  New England Revolution vs New York Red Bulls  Sunday on NBC at 1.30pm ET and then following up with LA Galaxy vs Seattle Sounders on ESPN2 at 5pm ET.
November 14th, 2014

United States vs Colombia Highlights – Craven Cottage Friendly

~~ Big opportunity for the youngsters in England and just minutes away from a solid result against a Colombia side that's been one of the most exciting teams in the past twelve months. Colombia knocked off the U.S. Men's National Team 2-1 in front of more than 24,000 at Craven Cottage in London. US - Jozy Altidore PK - 10th minute Colombia - ...