Author Archives: Alex Muller

Emile Heskey Stars As The Powerhouse, A Soccer Player With Super Powers

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httpv://youtu.be/0McFPYTCnXI He’s been called many names before, but now he is known as The Powerhouse. A man who defies all odds, who can fall at the merest of touches. A man whose right foot drops like a thousand hammers. A … Continue reading

FOX Soccer Extends FA Cup, Community Shield and England TV Rights In USA

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Good news for English football fans in the United States. FOX Soccer has renewed exclusive media rights with The Football Association (FA), the governing body of soccer in England, for six more years through the 2017-18 soccer season.  The current agreement is … Continue reading

Soccer Fan Jon Stewart References Arsenal and Man United On Prime-Time TV

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The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Former college soccer player and soccer fan Jon Stewart sneaked in a reference to Arsenal and Manchester United during The Daily Show on Comedy … Continue reading

FOX Draws Audience of 2.1 Million for Spurs Against Arsenal TV Broadcast

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FOX’s broadcast of the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal was watched by a TV audience of more than 2.1 million across FOX, FOX Soccer and FOX Deportes combined. Interestingly, when compared to the TV audience numbers for … Continue reading

From FIFA 07 to FIFA 10: Look How Far EA Sports Has Come (Video)

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While most gamers the past week have been laser focused on FIFA 12, we thought it’d be a good time to go back down memory lane to see how far EA Sports has come from the wonders of FIFA 07, … Continue reading

Can Fulham Beat QPR This Weekend? Find Out in this FIFA 12 Match Simulation

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Fulham plays Queens Park Rangers this weekend in a highly anticipated derby between two clubs with something to prove. Fulham is looking for their first win of the season, while QPR is looking to pick up much-needed points. While the … Continue reading

Nearly 2.5 Million Watch Man Utd vs Chelsea on U.S. Television

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FOX Broadcasting Company scored a hit on Sunday for their first-ever broadcast of a Premier League game. The match between Manchester United and Chelsea generated a 1.0 household rating with 1.6 million viewers, while 456,000 watched the live broadcast of … Continue reading

New Film Celebrates Liverpool’s Triumph In Istanbul: Video Trailer

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It had to happen sooner or later. One of the most incredible soccer matches in the history of the sport has found its way on to the silver screen. The 2005 Champions League Final between AC Milan and Liverpool will … Continue reading

A Tour Around The Birthplace of Manchester City: Video

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If you’ve ever been curious about the history of English football clubs, and specifically where clubs played before they built their modern era stadium, the following video will be of interest to you. Manchester City club historian Gary James takes … Continue reading

Arsenal Demonstrates All 40 New Goal Celebrations in FIFA 12

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FIFA 12 features 40 new goal celebrations, all of which can be seen in the following video. Interestingly, Arsenal was picked as the club to demonstrate the goal celebrations. Based on their current form in the Premier League this season, … Continue reading

LA Galaxy Clinches Playoff Berth With Victory Against Rapids (Video Highlights)

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Landon Donovan’s goal gave Los Angeles a 1-0 victory over the Colorado Rapids and made the Galaxy the first Major League Soccer team to clinch a playoff berth.

FIFA 12 Skills Video: Elastico Chops and Freestyle Tricks

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One of FIFA 12′s animators takes us through some of the new skills featured in FIFA 12 including the Elastico Chop, Scoop Turn as well as LATW and Reverse Toe Bounce. It all sounds dutch to me, which is why … Continue reading

Rest In Peace Bobby Rhine: 1976-2011

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httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-tJZZLys8I Former FC Dallas forward Bobby Rhine died Monday of an apparent heart attack. Rhine, aged 35, made 212 league appearances for FC Dallas, where he later became a club ambassador for the MLS side after retiring from his playing … Continue reading

Mario Balotelli Mobbed By Prisoners In Italy

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Manchester City’s Mario Balotelli paid a visit to a prison in Italy yesterday along with his fellow Italian team members. And without a doubt, Mario made the biggest impression on the gathering audience of criminals, mobbing him, singing songs and … Continue reading

The Onion Makes Fun of ESPN’s MLS Coverage

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The Onion is renowned for always looking at the bright side of life. And in comical fashion, they’ve now put together a video that spoofs ESPN SportsCenter’s coverage of Major League Soccer. It wouldn’t be funny if some of it … Continue reading

FIFA 12: Sneak Peek of New and Improved Career Mode (Video)

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We’re now just a few weeks away from the release of FIFA 12. In the above video, FIFA 12′s creative director takes us through the new and improved career mode on the game, and as you can see it’s much … Continue reading

Umbro Makes Donation To Help Man City Supporters Clubs in Sierra Leone

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On a day when Plymouth Argyle players are considering going on strike because they haven’t been paid in ages, it’s a breath of fresh air to hear about a feel-good story for a change. Manchester City have been making inroads … Continue reading

FIFA Street: Own The Street (Video Trailer)

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EA Sports has released another new video trailer to promote the upcoming release of FIFA Street, the popular video game that combines flashy skills with urban settings. The above video trailer is pretty straightforward, showing young adults from around the … Continue reading