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Five Times the Refs Absolutely Blew It

Referees have the hardest job in the world. When they do their job right, no one congratulates them. When they make one mistake, they are subject to the wrath...
Lauren Sesselmann FTBLR

Urban Spotlight: Pro Footballer and Olympic Medalist Lauren Sesselmann Continues to Redefine Herself

Pro footballer, Olympic medalist, entrepreneur, trainer, designer, model — the list of titles and accolades are long and impressive for the multi-talented Lauren Sesselmann, who continues to carve out...
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Monsters in the Cage: The Pros Weigh in On the Scariest Ballers to Face in a 1v1 Panna Battle

In the spirit of Halloween, we've reached out to some of the top street ballers in the world to discuss their biggest fear — getting hit with a soul-crushing...

Adidas’ Tango Squad FC Brings Street Footballers to the Spotlight

Eight of the world's top street footballers were hand-selected by Adidas to become members of Tango Squad FC, in which players will receive a once-in-a-lifetime academy-like experience throughout the...
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Top 10 Tekkers: Strictly on the Streets

There's nothing quite like the the style of street footballers. Everyone has their niche, but the street is where we find the moves with the most flavor, often leading...
Adidas Paul Pogba Collection

Adidas Releases Season II of the Paul Pogba Capsule Collection

After Season I released in January 2017, Adidas has renewed its Paul Pogba Collection, which the Manchester United star co-designed. Season II features neutral tones and desert camo throughout...
Adidas Tango League Pyro Storm

Tango League Pyro Storm Brings the Heat To Los Angeles

Yet another Tango League event was held at The Base LA over the weekend, this one signifying the recent release of the Adidas Pyro Storm pack. The fast-paced 14-team...
New York City Soccer Initiative

New York City Soccer Initiative Kicks Off With 10 New Pitches Opened in Underserved Neighborhoods

In an effort to provide New York City's most underserved communities with a safe and effective youth development program, the New York City Soccer Initiative began last week with the...

Daniel Got Hits Holds Nothing Back on F2 Diss Track

Freestyler and rapper Daniel Got Hits has dropped a controversial diss track aimed at the ever-so-popular F2 Freestylers. While many freestylers have enjoyed the track's jabs at Jeremy Lynch, it isn't...

Adidas’ 360° Program Offers a Well-Rounded Training Experience for German Youth

Held at The Base Berlin, the second installment of the Adidas 360° program offers a unique opportunity for young footballers to receive training from all angles. Everything from technical drills,...

Heard on the Street: At the Crack FC Launch Party and Street Football Tournament

To celebrate the launch of its new line, Los Angeles-based streetwear brand Crack FC held a 20-team street football tournament at The Base LA complete with live music, food,...

The Roundup: Upcoming Events in Street Football, Freestyle, and Futsal

FOMO is real. Stay up to date with our monthly Roundup series, which highlights some of the biggest and best freestyle, futsal and street football events across the globe.  Forget...

The Problems with US Soccer, Examined By an Englishman

After its disappointing performance in the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers, soccer in the United States is in disarray. While the Americans have faced plenty of criticism from fellow countrymen...

Nike Pays Tribute to a Classic With the Hypervenom GX

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the bold Air GX boots, Nike has released a limited-edition Hypervenom that features a GX-inspired design to go along with updated technology. The...

Top 10 Tekkers: Girls Just ‘Panna’ Have Fun

You can never give the ladies enough love. From the vast improvement of women's freestyle to the Dutch Women's National Team setting attendance and viewership records at the UEFA...

A Tour Inside the Adidas Base Berlin: The Innovative Street Playground That Set a Blueprint for the Rest of the World

By Tyler Nevins / Guest Contributor Established in several cities across the globe, each Adidas Base showcases its area's urban culture and street football talents. While every Base is unique...

Street Football and Freestyle Extraordinaire Mohamed Reda Shares His Urban Picks

Anyone remotely involved in the street football or freestyle scenes can tell you about Mohamed "M10" Reda. The 24-year-old Moroccan talent born and raised in Belgium not only has...

Grassroots on the Rise: A Conversation With Football-Inspired Athleisure Brand Trebl

Aiming to play a role in soccer's impending takeover of the United States' cultural lexicon, up-and-coming athleisure brand Trebl brings a fresh collection of both active and lifestyle wear...

Cristiano Ronaldo Talks New Boots, Transfer to Real Madrid With Former Manchester Teammate Rio Ferdinand

In the wake of the recent release of his signature 'Cut to Brilliance' Mercurial Superfly boots, Cristiano Ronaldo sat down with former teammate and English legend Rio Ferdinand to...

Freestyler’s Playlist: Two-Time Danish Champion Anders Borg

Since 2007, Denmark's Anders Borg has been a mainstay in the global freestyle scene. With two national championships — the first won when he was just 14 — Borg has...