All posts tagged Lionel Messi

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New adidas F50 adiZero Debut

Not a moment too soon, adidas is back with it’s own answer to Nike’s recent exclusive release of their premier speed boot (the Mercurial Vapor VIII CR): the new adidas adiZero F50 in leather and synthetic. A flourish of yellow […]

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First La Liga Clasico Ends in Draw

Haven already beaten Barcelona in the Spanish Supercup, Real Madrid seems to be off to a shaky start with only 3 wins, a draw and 2 losses. Barcelona

UEFA Champion's League Group Stage Draw is complete. Check out the match ups!

UCL Draw & UEFA Player of the Year Announced

MONACO -- The beautiful riviera town that UEFA calls home hosted the 2012/13 Champions League Draw on August 30th, in front of a crowd of players, journalists, managers

El Clasico comes early this year in tomorrow's first leg of the Spanish Supercup

Spanish Supercup Starts Thursday

With La Liga and the Premier League kicking off this past weekend, we can safely say the 2012/13 season is underway, as evidenced by our heightened blood pressure

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Chelsea Defeats Barcelona in Match for the Ages

For most hard-working Americans, the Champions League semifinal second leg between Chelsea and Barcelona was not to be viewed.  But, at high noon (when the match was played

Luke Moore punches in game-winning header vs. Manchester City

United Takes Premier Lead, Arsenal Comes Back

By the 83rd minute Manchester United had nearly closed out their 2-0 victory over West Bromwich, but what came over the loudspeaker at Old Trafford was no less

Ryan Giggs Manchester United Scores To Defeat Norwich

EPL, La Liga Weekend Wrapup

Premier League | The Manchester squads continued to pull away from the competition this weekend, with City winning 3-0 over Blackburn and United 2-1 over Norwich. Despite the

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As trade deadline closes, most teams stay put

Though a lot of anticipation culminated in the final days of January, most European clubs stayed put with their rosters for the remainder of the season, with little

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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Messi, Sawa, Guardiola & Sasaki Win at FIFA Ballon d’Or 2011

ZURICH-- Lionel Messi was awarded FIFA men's player of the year for the third time in a row, a feat only accomplished one time previously by the current

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f50 miCoach: The Boot with a Brain

The realm of sports has become increasingly techy in recent years. Whether its the hugely debated goal line technology or the simple tracking of workouts, sports and technology

Messi Wins Yet Another Award

Barcelona and Argentina play maker Lionel Messi has won yet another award, this time receiving the FIFA Player of the Year award for 2009. Called the world's best

Messi Wins Ballon d'Or

The inevitable Player of the Year recognition for Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has finally arrived. Messi was officially awarded the Ballon d'Or Tuesday for being the Player of