Tag

England

SoccerSports

Nike Football Unveils England Away Kit

posted by Oscar May 27, 2013

England 2013 Badge AwayAfter unveiling the new home kits for the England National Team, Nike Football (Soccer) has also now unveiled the new away kit. The shirt is gorgeous (!) with a great red like that of St. George’s flag plus a beautiful golden badge that honors the English Federation’s 150th anniversary. You can a close-up picture above and you can find other shots after the jump. Continue Reading

SoccerSports

Nike Football Unveils England National Team Home Kit

posted by Oscar May 23, 2013

Nike are the new makers of the England National Team kits and they have just unveiled the “Home” shirt. It’s got a classic and simple aesthetic, but it’s not just about the shirt… It’s what you do with the shirt that matters.

As Nike Football put it: “We make the shirt. Defence-splitting, game-turning, highlight-writing, Wayne Rooney will make it matter.”

See more pics below. Buy it here: http://go.nike.com/Eng Continue Reading

SoccerSports

David Beckham Announces Retirement; See His Top 10 Moments

posted by Oscar May 16, 2013

Goodbye Beckham

After Paul Scholes and Sir Alex Ferguson called it quits over the last week, it’s now the turn of yet another Manchester United legend to announce his retirement… David Beckham, or “Golden Balls,”as he famously known, will be making the big move away from the pitch at season’s end. The former England, Manchester United and Real Madrid stalwart played most recently for Paris Saint-Germain where he helped the French side obtain another league championship.

“Becks” also played for AC Milan and LA Galaxy in the U.S.A.’s MLS, winning league titles everywhere he went (except Italy). While he didn’t have the most versatile profiles as a player, the man had a blessed right foot that gave the world of soccer some real awesome moments that will surely be remembered for ages. See his Top 10 moments after the jump. Continue Reading

SoccerSports

Soccer: (Week 12) Goals Of The Week

posted by Oscar March 25, 2013

Mario Balotelli (Italy) vs. Brazil

ARVE Error: id and provider shortcodes attributes are mandatory for old shortcodes. It is recommended to switch to new shortcodes that need only url

After taking a short break due to SXSW, I’ve come back to put together this list of the best goals of the past week. While there were hardly any league games played over the last week, we had the added benefit of World Cup Qualifiers and official FIFA dates. With good reason, the best goals came from the European match-ups, but we’ve got several goals from the Americas as well. Continue Reading

ArtSoccerSports

Fantasista- Maradona vs. England at World Cup 1986

posted by Oscar November 1, 2012

ARVE Error: id and provider shortcodes attributes are mandatory for old shortcodes. It is recommended to switch to new shortcodes that need only url

Fantasista 2013 is a celebration of contemporary football (soccer) art inspired by the rapid rise of the ‘football artist’ in the digital age.

This clip shows the second goal that Diego Armando Maradona scored against England on their run to win the 1986 World Cup title. This goal is usually considered among the best goals ever scored.

Credits after the jump.

Continue Reading