Tag Archives: World Cup

Buy USA World Cup Home Shirt: Now Available

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Nike today officially launched the new US home shirt for the 2010 World Cup at a media event in New York City which featured Walter Bahr, the legendary American soccer player who played in the 1950 match against England when … Continue reading

Which Commentator is ESPN Adding to its World Cup Roster?

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ESPN today will be making a massive announcement regarding the addition of a new commentator to its World Cup broadcasting team. The press conference is scheduled for 2:30pm ET. But the question is, who is it going to be? All … Continue reading

Starting In May On EPL Talk: World Cup Legends

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Last year, I was lucky enough to do a fabulous series on English football legends, which saw me delve back through history to cover 11 players that perhaps never get the credit they deserve. Football is such a fickle sport … Continue reading

Video: Noel Gallagher on His World Cup Memories

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English bands have been as important in my life as football has been. Ever since a friend of mine introduced me to The Clash some 15 years ago, the plethora of bands to emerge from the UK that have affected … Continue reading

ESPN 2010 World Cup Guide

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ESPN’s 2010 World Cup Guide is now in stores nationwide and provides a great collection of articles, statistics and more to become your reference guide throughout the tournament. I just received a copy of it in the mail, so I … Continue reading

Jozy Altidore Needs to Grow Up – UPDATE

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Jozy Altidore is a wonderful soccer player from the neck down.  Unfortunately, he is gaining a deserved reputation as a player with a million dollar body and a ten cent brain.  Jozy needs to put away the twitter, stop with … Continue reading

Charlie Davies Won’t Return to Ligue 1 This Season

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Charlie Davies hopes of making the World Cup roster took a significant hit today, when his club announced that he will not feature in a Ligue 1 match this season. “He won’t play again this season in Ligue 1,” Sochaux … Continue reading

ESPN Releases Second World Cup Commercial

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With South Africa vs. Mexico only 49 days away  the promotional machine at ESPN is in full swing. Their first TV spot titled “Robben Island” was released a few weeks ago and highlighted the history of South Africa along with … Continue reading

5 Reasons World Cup South Africa Will Be the Best

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The 2010 world cup in South Africa looks promising to be the best yet.  There’s huge quantities of talent spread out across the Groups.  In addition to the football being played on the pitch, here are five reasons this summer’s … Continue reading

Top 4 Tips for a Safe World Cup Online Viewing Experience

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With this year’s South African World Cup the great majority of weekday matches will be played in working hours. Coupled with the fact that many pundits are predicting the U.S. making it to the second round and beyond you are … Continue reading

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ESPN Launches 2010 World Cup Advertising Campaign

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ESPN unveiled the next phase of their advertising campaign Wednesday to promote its coverage of the 2010 World Cup. The campaign is entitled “One Game Changes Everything.” The first video, see “Robben Island” video above, began airing across ESPN networks … Continue reading

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Football Commentators Launch England World Cup Song

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England manager Fabio Capello may have forbidden an official England World Cup song, but that hasn’t stopped some of the biggest football commentators in England from recording a song to support their country’s team in this summer’s World Cup. Problem … Continue reading

The England Outsiders #3. The Centre Halves

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Well it’s not been the best season for either of England’s first choice centre halves so far. Enough has been written about John Terry’s problems and Rio Ferdinand’s chronic back injury to have caused meltdown on Google through searching for … Continue reading

Eriksson Gets Another Chance To Prove British Media Wrong

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You’ve got to hand it Sven Goran Eriksson. He gets some good gigs. His latest as boss of Ivory Coast for the World Cup will see him once again perform on the highest stage of all and, whisper it quietly, … Continue reading

Soccer Fans, When Was The Last Time You Got Goose Bumps?

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It has happened to all of us at one time or another. When we were so excited about something, whether it was soccer-related or not, we’ve gotten goose bumps. For me, the last time this happened was last week when … Continue reading

Get Your England World Cup Shirts, Home and Away

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Today marks 100 days to go until the World Cup kicks off in South Africa. If you haven’t bought your England World Cup home shirt or England World Cup away shirt yet, now is the time to do it. The … Continue reading

Inter Lining Up Mourinho Replacement

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It looks like another scudetto wouldn’t be enough for Inter Milan’s management. ESPN Soccernet is reporting that Inter owner Massimo Moratti wants former Manchester United and French national team star Laurent Blanc as his manager next year if the squad … Continue reading

England Legends Star In New World Cup Commercial

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England legends from yesteryear star in a new World Cup TV commercial. Players such as Peter Shilton, Martin Peters, Stuart Pearce and Viv Anderson are featured and describe what it feels like to represent your national team on the world … Continue reading