Tag Archives: World Cup

ESPN Unveils England v USA TV Commercial: Video

Posted on by Christopher Harris

ESPN has unveiled their TV commercial for the England versus USA game which will be televised live on ABC to an audience of millions in the United States. Not surprisingly, the video features sounds and images that are very patriotic. … Continue reading

FLO TV Personal Television: Product Review

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In time for the World Cup which kicks off on June 11, EPL Talk got its hands on a brand-new FLO TV Personal Television. Our goal was to see whether it would be worthwhile for you, the readers, especially for … Continue reading

England Name Final 23-Man World Cup Squad

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The Football Association (FA) has just announced the final England 23-man squad for the World Cup. They are: David James Joe Hart Robert Green John Terry Jamie Carragher Glen Johnson Rio Ferdinand Ashley Cole Stephen Warnock Matthew Upson Ledley King … Continue reading

The Other Time When England Lost to the United States

Posted on by Christopher Harris

When soccer experts remember the United States beating England, they almost always refer back to the 1950 World Cup when Joe Gaetjens got only the goal in the match to cause the biggest upset in the history of the tournament … Continue reading

World Cup Legends #3: Pickles The Dog

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Picture the scene, the World Cup is being displayed in London, as part of the build up to the country hosting the tournament that summer. A rare stamp auction is being held at Westminster Central Hall and the Jules Rimet … Continue reading

What Will England's Strengths and Weaknesses Be in The World Cup?

Posted on by John Nicholson

So that’s the phoney war over. We’ve all had our say about England; who should be in and who should be out. We’ve discussed which formation they should play and which personnel should play it. Injuries haven’t been as bad … Continue reading

Japan v England: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In the United States, it’s one of those long holiday weekends, which are a rarity. It’s time to remember the fallen heroes who have died while in military service for the United States. It’s also an opportunity to spend time … Continue reading

US World Cup Soccer Bid for 2018 or 2022: TV Commercial

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The US World Cup Bid organization has released a television commercial to increase awareness about trying to bring the World Cup back to the United States in either 2018 or 2022. While Russia is the frontrunner for the 2018 World … Continue reading

Obama Meets With US Men’s National Team World Cup Squad

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today marked a very proud moment in the life of the 23 men who will be representing the United States at the World Cup this summer. They and the coaching staff met with President Barack Obama and former President Bill … Continue reading

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Posted on by Kristian Downer

The World Cup is agonizingly close, I seem to be spending all my time thinking, reading, or talking about it. However with all of the different news, blog, and sport sites available on the internet, sifting through the pile for … Continue reading

The Pros and Cons of Buying Players During a World Cup

Posted on by John Nicholson

World Cup years give all club managers a real dilemma. Do you try and recruit all your transfers before the tournament or do you wait until it’s over? The fact is, every WC is the world’s biggest advertising brochure for … Continue reading

Bob Bradley’s Theory on How to Beat England

Posted on by Eric Altshule

Bob Bradley is a strategic thinker.  He has to be.  He coaches a mid-level national soccer team whose first game is against one the top ranked teams in the world – England.   Bradley knows that the US does not have … Continue reading

Poll: Robbie Findley or Brian Ching? Who Should Bradley Have Picked?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Bob Bradley’s selection of his 23 men for the World Cup this summer has conjured up a lot of controversy this afternoon over the pick of Robbie Findley instead of Brian Ching. Did Bradley make the correct decision or not? … Continue reading

U.S. Team Announces 23-man World Cup Roster

Posted on by Randy Capps

The clock has struck midnight on the World Cup dreams of seven players as coach Bob Bradley unveiled his 23-man roster for next month’s World Cup in South Africa. Here is your United States men’s National Team: Goalkeepers: Tim Howard, … Continue reading

Does England Have Enough Depth?

Posted on by Kishore Nair

Looking at England’s recent friendly against Mexico, one thing that is certain is the England team lack depth. The so called fringe players were supposed to grab this chance to prove their worth but none of them did any justification … Continue reading

EPL Talk Viewing Parties for World Cup: Wowies Sports Grill

Posted on by Christopher Harris

I’m proud to announce that EPL Talk has partnered with a local sports bar and restaurant to bring World Cup viewing parties to South Florida. Wowies Sports Grill, located in Boca Raton, will host official EPL Talk viewing parties for … Continue reading

ESPN Announces Commentator Assignments for 2010 World Cup Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris

ESPN has revealed the commentator assignments for its coverage of the 2010 World Cup. The big one, the match that everyone is talking about featuring England against the United States of America, will include Martin Tyler as the lead commentator … Continue reading

U.S. National Team Meets Czech Republic Tonight

Posted on by Randy Capps

The United States men’s national team will host the Czech Republic tonight in East Hartford (ESPN, 7 p.m.) in one of its final tune-up before boarding a plane for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa next month. This game, … Continue reading