Friday, August 24, 2007
Friday, August 17, 2007
now we are talking
Thursday, August 9, 2007
waggology is a tough subject
It's tough to keep your WAGS straight. Even venerable UK tabloid The Sun got it wrong. In this article, it lists Elena Santarelli as the girlfriend of Manchester City's Rolando Bianchi (right). Now, even a five year old knows that she is dating City's other striker, fellow Italian Bernardo Corradi (left). In the Sun's defense, it must be said that Santarelli has dated each and every one Italian center forward on the planet (see July 21 post).
Wednesday, August 8, 2007
celtic fans warned over singing
Monday, August 6, 2007
best soccer quote ever
Friday, August 3, 2007
Thursday, August 2, 2007
ManU signs australian 9 year old
Rhain Davis, from Brisbane, was snapped up by the Premiership champions after his grandfather sent a DVD of the youngster in action to Old Trafford.
Rhain will have to earn a full-time scholarship with United, which is awarded to promising 12-year-olds.
Is this kid special? See for yourself:
Monday, July 30, 2007
war could not kill football
Iraq won the Asian Cup for the first time Sunday defeating favorites Saudi Arabia 1-0 in the final in Jakarta, sparking wild celebrations in Baghdad. The Iraqi team were forced to prepare for the tournament outside their homeland as a result of the continuing security situation. Iraq dominated the Saudis, three-time Asian Cup champions. Iraq joins the United States, Brazil, Italy and host South Africa at the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup along with the champions of Europe, Africa and Oceania.
Friday, July 27, 2007
Flips, on the other hand, have just been outlawed at Man U, where manager Sir Alex Ferguson told new signing Nani to cut out his extravagant somersaulting goal celebration before the Premiership season starts in two weeks.
Wednesday, July 25, 2007
another sign that this time it's for real
Tuesday, July 24, 2007
the american invasion
Just when you think that soccer is taking over America, America takes over soccer. There's Malcolm Glazer at Manchester United, George Gillett and Tom Hicks at Liverpool (pictured left), Randy Lerner at Aston Villa. These are the American tycoons that have purchased English Premier League teams over the last two years. For more, click here.
beckham: superliga no, super party yes
The SuperLiga is an attempt to put North America onto the soccer map to compete with Europe and South America, the dominating soccer regions around the world.
Beckham's injury didn't prevent him and wife Victoria from attending an invitation-only bash at the Museum of Contemporary Art's Geffen Contemporary gallery, hosted by Tom Cruise and Will Smith, that lasted into the early morning hours.
Saturday, July 21, 2007
improve your soccer vocaboulary: WAGS
Get educated further here.
christian vieri set to hit florence club scene
Over the years, Vieri has also established a solid reputation as a nightlife figure and as a serial dater of B-list showbiz starlettes. Here are some of Christian's past and present off-the-field conquests.