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Nike World Cup TV Ad: Full Length Video

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The much anticipated World Cup TV commercial from Nike has been released. It features a cast of soccer superstars including Wayne Rooney, Ronaldinho, Cristiano Ronaldo, Didier Drogba, Fabio Cannavaro, Franck Ribery, Andres Iniesta, Cesc Fabregas, Theo Walcott, Patrice Evra, Gerard … Continue reading

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World Cup Fans: Win a FLO TV Personal Television

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We have a FLO TV Personal Television to give away to a lucky winner, courtesy of FLO TV and EPL Talk. The FLO TV Personal Television is a personal hand-held TV that features tons of programming including ESPN’s mobile coverage … Continue reading

What is the World Cup American Experience Like?

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One of the many reasons why I love experiencing the World Cup in the United States is the passion shown by all of the different ethnicities. During a World Cup, when I walk into an Italian pizzeria and see a … Continue reading

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World Cup Cover Story in Sports Illustrated Magazine

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The May 24th issue of Sports Illustrated magazine features a World Cup cover story penned by Grant Wahl. According to Wahl, it’s the first time soccer has graced the SI cover since David Beckham had his chops on it in … Continue reading

5 Ways to Watch the World Cup While Still Getting Paid At Work

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Planning how you’ll watch the 64 games of the 2010 World Cup this summer is something you should not take lightly. The tournament is just as much of a marathon for the soccer viewer at home as it is for … Continue reading

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OneGoal: Road to South Africa, Part 4

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The fourth part of the “OneGoal: Road to South Africa” video series has been released. This episode focuses on the supporters of the US men’s national team and their race to qualify for the 2010 World Cup. Enjoy.

7 Things to Fill Your Soccer Void Until the World Cup

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The Premier League season has ended, FA Cup Final is over, Europa League has a champion, the other big leagues of Europe have also finished. With just the Champions League final left, there is an unpleasant empty feeling that comes … Continue reading

8 Rules of World Cup 'Fight Club'

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Living in the States, I’ve experienced six World Cups here. And each of them has been a battle. In each instance, there have been soccer naysayers who dismiss the relevance of the tournament. They make cheap jokes about the sport. … Continue reading

2010 World Cup Coverage Plans From EPL Talk

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Between now and the end of July, EPL Talk will be your headquarters online for World Cup news and coverage. We have so much planned — which I’ve teased on an EPL Talk Podcast episode and in a recent interview – so … Continue reading

Andy Brassell Interview: World Cup Buzz Podcast

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Kicking off the World Cup Buzz podcast’s two months of coverage, the Talk network welcomes back Andy Brassell, one of the media’s leading experts on professional football in Western Europe. Andy joined me late last week to talk about the … Continue reading

Andy Brassell Interview: World Cup Buzz Podcast

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Kicking off the World Cup Buzz podcast’s two months of coverage, the Talk network welcomes back Andy Brassell, one of the media’s leading experts on professional football in Western Europe. Andy joined me late last week to talk about the … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 8

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The Week 8 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 8 64 GP YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- Avg +/- GP  2006   15,331     6   15,837     15,974     47   2007   13,222   -13.75%   7   15,150  … Continue reading

World Cup Fantasy Soccer Challenge: Sign Up Today

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Today marks the launch of MLS Talk’s World Cup 2010 Fantasy Soccer game which it’s free to register and you have the opportunity to win big cash prizes. The concept is simple. Pick your best 11 from the 32 competing … Continue reading

Kiss England's World Cup 2018 Bid Goodbye

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You may as well kiss England’s chances of winning the 2018 World Cup bid goodbye. England’s 2018 World Cup bid lay in tatters this weekend after The Mail On Sunday newspaper revealed that FA Chief Lord Triesman accused Spain and … Continue reading

World Cup 2010 Fantasy Football: Sign Up Today

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Today marks the launch of EPL Talk’s World Cup 2010 Fantasy Football game which it’s free to register and you have the opportunity to win big cash prizes. The concept is simple. Pick your best 11 from the 32 competing … Continue reading

World Cup Photo Fail: Chicago TV Station Confuses South Africa with South America

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It’s sad to say, but this is the type of media coverage that gives the U.S. a bad name . Not only did they confuse South Africa with South America, which makes Chicago station WGN look stupid, but it looks … Continue reading

Jozy Altidore: This Is SportsCenter ESPN Commercial

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Jozy Altidore announced the release of an ESPN SportsCenter TV commercial on Twitter Thursday night. “OK I got a special treat for you guys tonight,” said Altidore on Twitter. “This is for all my fans who continue to show me … Continue reading

Charlie Davies Slams Sochaux After World Cup Roster Decision

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Just when you thought Charlie Davies’ omission from the U.S. team’s preliminary World Cup roster had been examined from every angle, there’s a new one to consider. It’s Sochaux’s fault. At least, if you listen to Charlie Davies, it is. … Continue reading