Tag: Soccer

Club America vs Club Leon FC for the Liga MX Apertura 2013 Finals

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December 10, 2013 

As the top seed and defending champion Club America gets ready to face off against Club Leon in the Liga MX Apertura 2013 Finals. Club America is looking to be the only second team to repeat as the Liga MX Champions since Mexico switched to the two-season format. Club America down 2-1 on the aggregated….

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Fifa Tells Brazil To Change Law To Allow Booze In Their Stadiums For 2014

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January 20, 2012 

Brazil is gearing up for the World Cup in 2014. The event is expected to bring in hundreds of millions of dollars as soccer fans from all over the world converge on Brazil. There is only one problem: Brazil doesn’t allow alcoholic drinks in its stadiums. Take a moment to let that sink in. This….

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Klinsmann’s Right: Mexico Better Then The USMNT

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January 18, 2012 

In an interview with FIFA.COM, USMNT head coach Jürgen Klinsmann admitted that Mexico was the better team.

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Ronaldo (The Fat One) Has Dengue Fever

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January 04, 2012 

Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima–now best known as “Fat Ronaldo”– announced via Twitter that he contracted dengue fever while vacationing in northeastern Brazil.

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Soccer Headers Can Cause Brain Damages

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November 29, 2011 

Bad news, futboleros. A new study suggests that soccer players are putting their brain in danger every time they head the ball.

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Xperia Play Stages Video Game Match With Real Footballers

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November 29, 2011 

Publicity stunts are a mixed bag. Sometimes they’re so awful, you begin to wonder how the people behind them ever got a job. Other times, they’re kind of cool. Sony Ericsson’s move to push their Xperia Play video game smartphone falls in the latter category.

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Soccer In A Baseball Diamond

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July 27, 2011 

Yesterday, our stylish bros over at Made Man were fortunate enough to attend the Juventus- Club America match. “Big deal,” you say, “all the major European clubs are playing their pre-season matches in the United States to make some bank.” Listen, hater. It is a big deal. Why? Because the two teams didn’t face off at….

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Copa America: Surprise, Surpise! Uruguay Beats Paraguay In Final

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July 25, 2011 

Raise your hand if you knew that Uruguay would beat Paraguay in the 2011 Copa America final. Yeah, you and the rest of the world. Paraguay, a team that won its only two matches of the tournament via penalty  shootouts, was the underdog. Unfortunately though, the same luck that carried them past global powerhouse Brazil….

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A Q & A With Landon Donovan

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June 14, 2011 

Wether you love him or hate him, Landon Donovan is inarguably the face of U.S. soccer. Our boys over at Made Man had a chance to sit down with him and ask him about staying fresh and clean, women, and hard work.

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Chicharito Now Bigger Than The Beatles

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May 03, 2011 

Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez: Manchester United gem, wunkerkind, the future of Mexican soccer, and now, subject of yet another tribute song. First there was “Chico is the Man,” the very professionally made song composed by The World Red Army and Choco Orta. Now, it’s Manchester United super fan Brittany Young.

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