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Most Exciting World Cup Moments: Number 12 – Gordon Banks’ Save Of The Century [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones
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No.12: Gordon Banks’ Save Of The Century (Mexico, 1970) In the rich history of the World Cup there are host of iconic moments that involve goalkeepers. Dino Zoff was the first ever ‘keeper to captain a team to glory when … Continue reading

From Bad to Worse, Gus Johnson and FOX Sports’ Coverage of Champions League Sinks to a New Low

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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During the past two weeks, FOX Sports’ PR representatives have been busy at work securing interviews with top media outlets such as Esquire, Associated Press, Sports Illustrated, New York Post and, bizarrely, Rolling Stone. Their mission was to generate positive … Continue reading

Nike Unveils New Images of World Cup Shirts: Soccer Eye-Candy [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Nike has released several new images of the national team shirts for World Cup 2014 that are beautifully photographed and look like they belong in an art gallery more than a soccer shop. The photography, some of it verging on … Continue reading

My Experience At The French League Cup Final

Posted on by James Ferrier
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“This Coupe de la Ligue was very important; we owed it to ourselves to shine in one of the domestic cups.” The comments of Paris Saint-Germain boss Laurent Blanc after their 2-1 victory over Olympique Lyonnais in the League Cup … Continue reading

Premier League Power Rankings : Gameweek 35

Posted on by Matt Covell
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“Here it comes, here it comes, here it comes, here it comes Here comes your nine-teenth nervous breakdown.”   As soccer continues it’s “invasion” of American shores, I find it fit to pay tribute to the original British Invasion of … Continue reading

Kicking And Screening Film Festival Opens In New York

Posted on by Todd Simmons
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The Kicking and Screening Film Festival opened in New York last night with a look at the issue of identity. Each night beginning Tuesday, the festival will explore an aspect of soccer culture through films that focus on a central … Continue reading

ESPN to Broadcast Its First Live Cricket Match On US Cable Today

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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For the first time in its broadcast history, ESPN will televise a live cricket match and will broadcast it one of its cable networks. The cricket match will be on US television today (Sunday, April 6) on ESPN2 beginning at … Continue reading

World Soccer Talk Launches iPhone App Featuring Soccer News, Podcasts, Videos and More

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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World Soccer Talk today launched its official app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch users that brings you the latest soccer news, podcasts, videos and more from us. The World Soccer Talk iPhone app is a free download from the … Continue reading

Who Do YOU Want to See Win The Premier League?

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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After the mid-week and last weekend’s matches in the Premier League, the race for the 2013/14 title has narrowed down to a four horse race, and, by this weekend, could end being a three horse race if Manchester City beat … Continue reading

Happy New Year From World Soccer Talk

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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On behalf of everyone at World Soccer Talk, we’d like to wish you a happy and prosperous 2014. Thanks for your support and loyalty in 2013, and we hope you and your loved ones have a wonderful 2014! Don’t stay … Continue reading

Manchester United Must Continue Its Road Success In Order To Defy Recent Premier League Trends

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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As most football managers will tell you: “You need to win your home games in order to have any chance of success in the league.” Recent statistics would show that this view does have validity. In the Premier League era … Continue reading

Liverpool Face-Off Against Manchester City In Boxing Day’s Marquee Match

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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(For US Viewers – Manchester City v. Liverpool will be shown LIVE on Thursday December 26th at 12:30ppm EST on NBC Sports Network) Boxing Day’s final match features two teams in brilliant form: league leading Liverpool and third place Manchester … Continue reading

Boxing Day’s Early Kick-Off: Manchester United Look To Breach Hull City’s Superior Home Defense

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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(For US Viewers – Hull City v. Manchester United will be shown LIVE on Thursday December 26th at 7:45am EST on NBC Sports Network) Boxing Day’s early kick-off will see David Moyes lead a resurgent Manchester United into the KC … Continue reading

You Can Hate Luis Suarez, But You Must Also Appreciate His Genius

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Luis Suarez is just one of those players who opposing fans just can’t stand. The mere mention of his name sends a wave of negative feelings through people’s bodies. The Uruguayan striker’s well documented controversies and flashpoints haven’t helped his public perception. Even his … Continue reading

Referee Overturns Her Initial Decision And Awards Ghost Goal to Wrexham [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the Conference Premier match between Kidderminster and Wrexham this weekend, Wrexham scored a ghost goal when the shot went into the corner of the net, but the referee awarded a goal kick instead of a goal to Wrexham. The … Continue reading

Inaugural London Sports Writing Festival Illuminates Lords Cricket Ground

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Lords Cricket Ground, one of Great Britain’s most iconic sporting venues, hosted the inaugural London Sports Writing Festival this weekend. The event saw some of the most talented sports writers around combine with a host of Britain’s most popular sporting … Continue reading

11 Ways Playing Soccer Changes The Way You View The Beautiful Game

Posted on by Dean Stell
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I didn’t play soccer as a child. I’m one of those American soccer fans who came to the sport as an adult. I wasn’t one of you.  I’m new(er) but found that I could inhale a LOT of soccer knowledge … Continue reading

Your Guide to World Cup Qualifiers: Preview & TV Guide for October 11-15

Posted on by Abe Asher
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We’re getting right down to it. We’re under two months away from the FIFA World Cup draw in Brazil, and during these next two months, the field for the greatest sporting spectacle on the planet will be finalized. For some … Continue reading