Archive for the 'World Cup' Category

April 22nd, 2014

FIFA TV’s USA World Cup Team Profile

FIFA TV's youtube channel is doing a countdown on World Cup teams and today, they threw up their profile on the USMNT, featuring interviews with Tim Howard, Jozy Altidore and coach Jurgen Klinsmann, looking at the United States' FIFA World Cup history and what to expect from the ambitious Americans in Group G against Ghana, Portugal and ...
April 21st, 2014

Footie Facts

Scotland has qualified for the World Cup on eight occasions. All eight times it failed to advance beyond the first round.
April 18th, 2014

Footie Facts

Roger Milla of Cameroon set the record as the oldest goalscorer in a World Cup at the age of 38 in the 1990 World Cup. He broke his own record in 1994 when he scored at the World Cup at the age of 42.
April 14th, 2014

Footie Facts – The Origin Of The ‘Cruyff Turn’

Sweden's Jan Olsson, was the defender that Dutch star Johan Cruyff famously bamboozled with his inventive "Cruyff Turn" at the 1974 World Cup in West Germany.
April 12th, 2014

Watch :: “Clint Dempsey: On the Move” – A short film

Degree Men's latest short film "Clint Dempsey: On the Move" directed by Mad Men star Jon Hamm chronicles Dempsey's journey of improvement with the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team to the world's stage this summer. * This is good stuff. Directed by Jon Hamm by the way.... not bad. (more…)
April 10th, 2014

Listen :: “Go Go Black Stars…GOAL! ”

Noella Wiyaala has recorded “Go Go Black Stars...GOAL!” for the Black Stars 2014 World Cup campaign in Brazil. The song features tribal drums, big stadium chorus’s, three Ghanaian languages and English. The song was inspired by a chance remark from SuperSport’s anchor man Yaw Ampofo Ankrah after he saw Wiyaala sing at a fashion show in Accra ...
April 9th, 2014

2014 World Cup Commercial – ESPN

ESPN came with it on this commercial. They got some great footage at the US v Mexico qualifier in Columbus and delivered a commercial that should get every American soccer fan even more stoked for the World Cup. Shouts to the American Outlaws who hold things down in this commercial!
April 8th, 2014

Listen :: “We Are One” Pitbull’s and the Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Song

This is the official song of the 2014 World Cup. Lets just say that it is getting mixed reviews. I, for one, get it. It's suuuuuuuper Pitbull'y. But this is what he does these days. Its a global record, with a global sound, with a latin artist. So many Pitbull things happening in this song, and to be honest, I'm not mad at the song. Pitbull ...