Chile tied it at one in the first half and that’s where it stayed – through extra periods and on to a shootout. Both teams were tremendously exciting, matched by the class of announcing, the English. Many shots just missed through some real nerves with Brazil’s home crowd behind them. These stakes have to be […]
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Group of death With a 1-0 loss to Germany, the United States stayed close enough to beat Portugal for second place in Group G at the World Cup. We beat Ghana 2-1 and tied Portugal, and they beat Ghana 2-1 as well today. However, their 4-0 loss to the Germans sealed our ticket.
There were two sides to this game: Side A) USA trailed 1-0 for essentially the entire opening half B) Portugal trailed 2-1 heading into the extended injury time Side “A” felt like we were on the brink, and “B” really felt like we had it won. If not for a last-second goal to tie it, […]
Take that you dirty snarfs!
Han’s daughter Hope Solo with some amazing saves – including one point-blank down the stretch! We’ll take the gold!
The girls of U.S.A. will face Japan in the Olympic gold medal game, a rematch from the 2011 World Cup. Japan won the shoot-out, 3-1, after the score was tied 2-2. The match is set for Thursday, August 9, at 2:45 PM ET.
Brazil’s Neymar Pele says his Brazilian boy is Soccer’s Stud. In 2012 Futebol Brasileiro, he has 10 goals and 3 assists in 11 games. Lionel Messi, Barcelona 2011/12 Spanish La Liga 31 Games, 39 Goals, 13 Assists (ESPN).
Associated Press LONDON — A report by soccer authorities says Liverpool’s Luis Suarez called Manchester United’s Patrice Evra a “Negro” seven times in the incident that led to Suarez’s ban for eight matches. The report by an independent commission from the English Football Association was published Saturday. It says that when Evra asked Suarez during […]
HELL YEAH FUCKAS.
Team USA vs. Japan, Sunday “My heroes. Wambach. Boxx. Rapinoe. Solo. That TEAM! Our team!” actor Tom Hanks tweeted. Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers said, “Awesome job US Women, finish it off Sunday now.”
Wednesday includes a full slate of top-notch international soccer friendlies. Headlining the list includes: France vs. Brazil Germany vs. Italy Argentina vs. Portugal Poland vs. Norway Netherlands vs. Austria Spain vs. Colombia Additionally, the legend Zinedine Zidane was spotted at Stade de France in Paris.