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Jay Eccles10 days ago
Lionel Messi: The Greatest?
The World Cup of 2018 is likely to be Lionel Messi's swansong as an International player for Argentina, in what is his fourth trip to the finals, having made his bow in the 2006 World Cup in Germany a...
Milica Markovic12 days ago
Football Hooliganism and Cultures of Violence
When it came time to select a topic for this research paper, my contemplation helped me to remember a film I watched a couple years ago, that being the first installment of Green Street Hooligans. I l...
Rich Monetti17 days ago
Somers Wins Section One Title With Thrilling 1-0 Victory Over Pearl River
On Saturday afternoon, the third seeded Somers Tuskers took to neutral ground at Lakeland High School for the Section One, Class A Soccer Final versus the top seeded Pearl River Pirates. Eighty six mi...
Rhys Morgan22 days ago
Songs, Scarves, and "Allez, Allez, Allez"
If you follow football, or soccer as its known in the US, you almost undoubtedly watched the UEFA Champion's League Final match on Saturday (26th May 2018) between the favorites Real Madrid and the un...
Ringo Mendoza23 days ago
10 Best Soccer Blogs Every Fan Should Follow
I haven't always been into soccer. I grew up watching baseball with my dad, and was a die-hard Yankees fan for a long time. He was never really into soccer, so I didn't care about it much. Once I got ...
Chica Reyassa month ago
Best Motivational Soccer Quotes to Remember Before a Game
GODDAMN THIS WHITE SUPREMACIST PATRIARCHY! But God bless the United States women's national soccer team. They've won three Women's World Cups, including the first one; and four Olympic gold medals (in...
Patricia Sarkara month ago
Five of the Best Young Talents in English Football
With the 2018 World Cup now one month away, football fans from all four corners of the globe will be keeping an eye on the brightest young talent. International football’s biggest competition tends to...
Johnson Bernard2 months ago
Reasons Why You Should Buy Authentic Soccer Jerseys
Replicas jerseys are cool and, with some slight differences, look pretty close to the real jerseys. They're less of a hassle, since they require less care as an authentic might, but why settle for som...
Connor Brighton2 months ago
Best Transfers in World Football
It's hard to imagine some of the players that have been transferred in football. Sometimes a team's hands are tied by a superstar that wants a new challenge or wants to play for their childhood team. ...
Miguel Flores3 months ago
Soccer vs Football
When people hear the word football, what comes to mind? Well, people in the United States would think about big men running to each other, but in pretty much every other country people think of men ki...
C.C. Curtis3 months ago
When Was Soccer Invented?
We all know that soccer is an international sport that's loved by a wide range of people from different cultures and countries. Even though it's either called soccer or football in certain countries, ...
Adrian Scott3 months ago
Top Soccer Fights Between Teammates
Soccer is an extremely passionate sport, from the fans to the players, there is high tensions on and off the field. And like any situation involving intense rivalries, there are clashing of heads, eve...
Stephen Cleary3 months ago
History of Football Hooliganism in the United Kingdom
The history of football hooliganism in the United Kingdom began all the way back in the 13th century. From then until now, what is the story behind the football-related violence, and what has the law ...
Dave Schneider3 months ago
History's Worst Soccer Riots
Rioting in soccer is fairly common. Its rabid fan base is worldwide and it often takes common rivalries personally. Most matches feature the casual drunken fan yelling profanities at one another, but ...
Clare Dinsdale3 months ago
Chasing Football
It is 9:30 AM on a Wednesday morning, and I find myself sitting at my computer perusing job adverts for an opening in football, as I have many mornings before. It has been over a year since I started ...
Dillon White3 months ago
Swansea vs. Tottenham
Viewers are in for a treat as they will get a chance to see the likes of Dele, Son, Christian Eriksen and Co. go up against a very acute, tactical Swansea team. This match is capable of being an upset...
Hannah Bird3 months ago
The Heart; The Biggest Game Changer
There are certain feelings that I'll never forget. Feelings like when the doctor looked me in the eyes and told me my clearing date, or told me if I would be cleared in general, and it was not what I ...
Chica Reyass3 months ago
10 Most Feared Soccer Hooligan Gangs
To say that football hooliganism sometimes entails violent behavior is an understatement. A soccer thug may throw a rival fan fifty feet to their death or toss an explosive into a police officer's car...