Mar 05

Sounds of Soccer: Save of the Weekend – Wojciech Szczesny v. Liverpool

Wojciech Szczesny had a brilliant game for Arsenal against Liverpool on Saturday. Liverpool played great football but unfortunately for Liverpool, they were playing against Robin Van Persie and 10 other men. Right now there is Van Persie and then the rest of the Premier League. He is just outright dominating all other league competition. However, […]

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Mar 02

Best Street Encounter Ever

Here’s a great video from abc.es of Iker Casillas and Andres Iniesta stopping people on the street and asking them for the person’s autograph. It seems like most of the time when celebrities are interacting with the general population, they are doing so in disguise or pretending they are someone else. This is great because […]

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Feb 23

Fastest Europa League Goal Ever and Sweetest Europa League Pass Ever

While poor ball handling was the real cause of this goal, the pass by Kolo Toure to set up Kun Aguero’s finish was beautiful. There’s another great thing about this match. Porto is filing an official complaint because Manchester City Fans sang, “You’re not incredible,” to Hulk. It’s a genius chant. Obviously it’s a petty […]

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Feb 16

Villas-Boas loses the senior players at Chelsea

Villas-Boas, who on Saturday took “full responsibility” said he was unaware of any of his squad questioning his tactics or team selection. But there have also been reports that senior players want Abramovich to replace him with Guus Hiddink to rescue Chelsea’s season, just as the Dutchman did three years ago when Luiz Felipe Scolari […]

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Feb 13

African Cup of Nations Penalty Shootout

A great way to start your Monday: A few lingering questions: Is Kalaba a 13 Year Old Girl? Awful miss there in the shootout but ultimately Gervinho made sure that it didn’t matter. Is the Zambian National Team the only group of Africans that sing off key? I loved the singing actually. How did Ivory […]

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Jan 13

Fan Video Thierry Henry’s Goal On His Return to Arsenal

The best soccer soundtracks are from fans. I watched the return of Thierry Henry to Arsenal this week. The game was fairly mundane until Henry came on the field. The tension began to rise and the fans wanted an Henry goal more than anything. When it came, it was an incredible moment. One of the […]

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Dec 09

Manchester United: Did Sir Alex Go Too Young Too Early?

Manchester United lost this past week to FC Baseland was eliminated from the Champions League. Naturally when a traditional power like United suffers an early upset, many questions are asked as everyone is trying to figure out what happened. Sir Alex Ferguson is one of the greatest managers of all time. His incredible history speaks […]

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Dec 03

Euro 2012: Group stages are set but no Euro Currency battle

The Euro 2012 group stages are set. The great part about the Euros is that there are no easy groups. Except, this time there is a boring group. If a good team were in it, you could say that it was easy, but Poland, Greece, Russia, and the Czech Republic is not exactly murderer’s row. […]

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Nov 07

Sir Alex Ferguson Stand Video

Fan video of the sounds from Old Trafford where the Sir Alex Ferguson stand was revealed. Fergie’s speech was short and sweet. He was clearly honored and it is well deserved. Twenty-five years, thirty-seven trophies, and many great players are what Fergie brought to the Manchester United and Premier League.  

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