PES 2013 Review: How Does It Stack Up Against FIFA 13?
PES 2013 Review: How Does It Stack Up Against FIFA 13?

It would be unfair to discuss FIFA 13 without talking first about its competition — PES 2013. I took PES 2013 for a test drive this past weekend, and I have to say that while the demo Konami released this summer was underwhelming and a bit deceiving, the finished product […]

FIFA 13 PS Vita Review: Handheld Game Console Game Gets Red Card
FIFA 13 PS Vita Review: Handheld Game Console Game Gets Red Card

It’s been many years since I actually regretted a game purchase to the point of anger, and I am shocked and saddened that FIFA 13 for the PS Vita would be it. With the lack of any sort of information over the past few months, I wrongly assumed that EA […]

FIFA 13 — Review: Finally Learning from Their Competitors
FIFA 13 — Review: Finally Learning from Their Competitors

Player Career – How I Spent my Weekend in Northampton Town One thing that has always been daunting about playing FIFA games, especially as a new player, is that the player career mode was unforgiving.  You create your player and your stats were always low. And you either jumped in […]

FIFA 13 Demo: First Impressions
FIFA 13 Demo: First Impressions

It’s getting closer to that time of the year when the new soccer video games arrive. And now that EA has released the demo for FIFA 13, I think there will be a clear cut choice as to what game I am getting this autumn. Although it’s only a demo, EA […]

5 Soccer Apps Reviewed for Smartphones and Tablets
5 Soccer Apps Reviewed for Smartphones and Tablets

Now that we’re on an international break, it’s perfect timing to take a look at five apps that soccer fans should consider in order to get their footy fix on the go. One is new yet nostalgic, one is revamped, two you may not even know about and one is […]

Manchester United Agree £23m Deal With Arsenal For Robin van Persie
Manchester United Agree £23m Deal With Arsenal For Robin van Persie

Manchester United has agreed terms with Robin van Persie to sign the Arsenal striker, the club announced today. “The deal is subject to a medical and the agreement of personal terms,” said a Manchester United club statement. “A further announcement will be made in due course.” Arsenal Football Club has […]

Things MLS Needs To Push Ahead
Things MLS Needs To Push Ahead

In the past few days, I have had some deep conversations with a few friends, my orthopedist (who also works with DC United) and my father in law about the state of the MLS with the rest of the world. As much as some of us have a love for […]

DCU 1:1 PSG – In Pictures
DCU 1:1 PSG – In Pictures

For those detractors of the MLS and international friendlies, if you didn’t give any attention to what was happening in the DC/Maryland area this past weekend, you’ve missed a lot of live local football. Like others have mentioned, I too was at the Liverpool v Tottenham game. Although it was […]

EA’s FIFA 13: More Details About FIFA 13′s Career Mode
EA’s FIFA 13: More Details About FIFA 13′s Career Mode

It seems that EA is pulling out all of the stops to make FIFA 13 more than a roster update. For example, the MLS All Stars will be unlockable, which is a good move considering that for some of us in the US, it’s becoming a good mid-summer classic after […]

PES 2013 Demo Is Now Available For Download: First Impressions Review
PES 2013 Demo Is Now Available For Download: First Impressions Review

The demo for PES 2013 was released this week on Xbox, PS3 and PC, and is now available for download. The features of the PES 2013 demo include: 5 min matches 8 teams: England, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Flamengo, Fluminense, Internacional and Santos 2 stadiums: Royal London Stadium and Vila Belmiro […]

Fulham Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season: Stripes?! [PHOTO]
Fulham Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season: Stripes?! [PHOTO]

Not to be outdone by Manchester City’s nod to the past, Fulham looks back to 1984 to update a modern design of their home kit Italian manufacturers Kappa have been running an ad campaign and are hoping supporters will get behind them in this effort. With the exception of the […]

Manchester City Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season [PHOTO]
Manchester City Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season [PHOTO]

Manchester City’s new kit looks like it picked up what Everton’s kit lost. Gone is the V neck white collar to be replaced by a black one. However, it does not lose the sky blue color that sets them apart from their red neighbors. Umbro has created a kit that […]

Everton Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season: Official Release [PHOTO]
Everton Home Shirt for 2012-13 Season: Official Release [PHOTO]

In one week, Everton supporters will be able to get their hands on the new home kit, provided by Nike (which has a 3 year deal with Everton) taking over from Le Coq  Sportif, in time for the 2012-13 campaign. Gone is the collar and replacing it is a white V […]

6 Reasons Why Americans Should Watch Soccer
6 Reasons Why Americans Should Watch Soccer

A few months ago I wrote an article listing reasons why NBA fans, with the then impending and thankfully short lockout of the NBA season, should get into soccer. After a rollercoaster season in the EPL which saw Manchester City, rivals of Manchester United, finally bring home a title after […]

USA 1-4 Brazil: A Fan’s Perspective
USA 1-4 Brazil: A Fan’s Perspective

Wednesday night’s match had almost the same feel as the 2011 friendly between Manchester United again Barcelona game that was played at the home of the Washington Redskins.  There were more fans outside trying to buy tickets rather than sell. There was tailgating galore and lots of singing and music. […]

3 Keys for Manchester City to Stay on Top of the Premier League
3 Keys for Manchester City to Stay on Top of the Premier League

So, this week, I understand fully what New York Yankees, New England Patriots and LA Lakers fans must be going through. To be so close to a trophy and have it slip from you (especially when you have a cabinet full) stings especially the way it did last Sunday.  But, […]