In 2012, the Montreal Impact became the league’s 19th franchise and the third located in Canada, and made their home debut in front of a crowd of 58,912.
~~ A good time to start paying attention to the next round on young guns coming through the ranks….
The U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team fell short to Mexico 4-3 during an international friendly at U.S. Soccer’s National Training Center in Carson, Calif. Jorge Ruiz, Sebastian Elney and Sebastian Saucedo provided the USA scoring.
~~ Brazilian Model and reportedly the new girlfriend of Neymar :: Gabriella Lenzi on Instagram
The director of “Hillsborough,” Daniel Gordon, discusses his new 30 for 30 with Keith Olbermann. The documentary details the tragedy that unfolded on April 15, 1989, at a FA Cup Semifinal between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest.
* There was a lot going on tonight but if you saw the 30-for-30 on the Hillsborough tragedy time stopped. We at BP_TOW, as I’m sure most everyone is, are a fan of pretty much everything that ESPN is doing with this series. We were excited as a whole lot of OG Winger were when we got word of the Soccer Stories series that they are doing leading up to the World Cup that speak to the game, the culture surrounding it, and giving us some historical perspective.
The Hillsborough tragedy is something that we are all aware of but seeing the skill at which they tell this story is incredible. Director Daniel Gordon went on with Keith Olbermann to talk about the picture and we get some of this background with the story.
Check out the interview after the jump…..
If you didn’t get a chance to see the 30-for-30, stop what you are doing and go find it this week. Its executed incredibly well. Daniel Gordon is a British documentary film director best known for a series of documentaries from North Korea. Gordon previously worked for Sky Sports and Chrysalis. He founded VeryMuchSo productions, based in Sheffield, England, in January 2001. He’s written two books on Sheffield Wednesday.
A good look at the Black / Dark Concord color way drop in the Nike Air Jordan 1 Mid Noveau, spotted and available over at Premier.
~~ Subtle touches alongside the worn all black look…. And those soles.