Uruguay World Cup 2014 Home Kit by Puma

posted by Oscar November 21, 2013

Uruguay was the last team to secure a spot at World Cup 2014, but did so with 5-0 (agg,) play-off triumph over Jordan. Once the team’s presence in Brazil next year became official, the clever folks over at Puma created a video to reveal their new kits and to remind the people of Brazil that the ghost of 1950 is back. For those of you that may not know by now, Brazil last hosted a World Cup back in 1950 and even made the final, but they lost the match to Uruguay at the Maracana in front of almost 200,ooo people. That’s considered one of the worst moments in Brazilian soccer history, and Uruguay would like to remind them of that.

See the video above and see a glimpse of the new Uruguay kit below. Continue Reading


Soccer: (Week 12) Goals Of The Week

posted by Oscar March 25, 2013

Mario Balotelli (Italy) vs. Brazil

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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