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10 Little Known Facts about the World Cup

10 Little Known Facts about the World Cup The FIFA World Cup has become the most widely viewed sporting event in the world, with literally billions of people tuning in to watch each year. Since it first began in 1930, […]

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Top 5 Goals of February | soccerloco

Top 5 Goals of February   February may be the shortest month of the year, but there was no shortage of great goals scored. It’s time to take a look

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Start Your European Soccer Adventure & Learn How to Plan It

Ever wonder how to plan the perfect trip to experience the European soccer match of your dreams? First, get a passport. You will need one to leave your home

Borussia Dortmund - Home of the Footbonaut

Dortmund Shows Off Footbonaut

The future is here. Introducing the revolutionary new soccer training facility currently being used by German Brundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. Players practice control, response time, accuracy and touch

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Penalty Kicks: An In-Depth Look

In the high-stress situation of close games, penalty kicks offer players a rare goal scoring chance. The penalty kick procedure is similar but not exactly the same as

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Nike’s The Chance Kicks Off This Week in Barcelona

Late last week, Nike announced the final 100 players selected to participate in "The Chance" 2012, a prestigious talent search through every corner of the globe for the

Spain's Juan Mata shocked after loss to Honduras eliminates Spain from London Olympics

Olympic Upsets in the Men’s Side

After a couple one-nil losses, Spain has been eliminated from the London Olympics. A shocking 1-0 defeat to Japan came as a wake up call for the Junior

Robin van Persie will not resign with Arsenal

With Giroud Signed, will Van Persie Head for the Door?

An Arsenal insider has confirmed the signing of French forward Olivier Giroud from recent Ligue 1 title winners Montpellier. Giroud is a very capable striker, known for his

Zlatan Ibrahimovic & Thiago Silva Traded to PSG

PSG Nabs Silva/Ibrahimovic Package

After much speculation, it's now official. Now football fans around the world know that Paris St. Germain is gunning for the rest of Europe and Champions League glory.

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Away Goals – The Details Fans Should Know

With the quarterfinal round of UEFA Champions League already underway, we wanted to take a moment to explain the rules and usage of scoring away goals. Since AC

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Zambia Overcomes Cote d’Ivoire in African Final

In one of the most exciting African Cups ever, Zambia defeated favorites Ivory Coast 8-7 in penalty kicks. Zambia celebrated their monumental victory at Libreville, Gabon, only miles

Soccer Rules Explained - Fouls and Misconduct

Misconduct – Yellow & Red Card Offenses

For those of you who missed the Copa Del Rey matches between Barcelona and Real Madrid, you missed some of the best soccer the modern world has

Real Madrid vs. Barcelona in El Clasico, January 2012

El Clasico Review, Preview

Two of Spain's oldest rivals square off today in another Clasico in the Spanish Copa del Rey quarterfinals at Bernabeu. FC Barcelona head coach Pep Guardiola recently crowned

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Offside – A Closer Look

In the early 19th century, when soccer rules were primitive and lacked consistency, some clubs would leave strikers deep, beyond the last defender, attempting to send enormous through-balls.

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F50 miCoach: How It Works

A revolution is expected to begin this December as the adidas F50 adiZero, powered by miCoach, hits stores worldwide. With the release date fast approaching, the hype and high