Hip-Hop and the Beautiful Game: The Top 5 Star-Powered Rap and Football Collaborations

As the beautiful game explores and revisits its street origins, hip-hop and football appear to be speeding towards a headlong collision of music, artistry and combined creativity.
Mo Ali Heydarpour

Freestyler’s Playlist: IT10’s Mo Ali

This edition of Freestyler's Playlist comes by way of Canada's Mo Ali Heydarpour. Heydarpour has travelled the world as a professional footballer, but is perhaps most well-known for his...
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Freestyler’s Playlist: Catch Some Jazzy Vibes From NYC’s Very Own Frankie Flo

One of the sport's most vibrant figures, Frankie Gonzalez, aka Frankie Flo, is a large part of the U.S. freestyle scene. Having both organized and competed in some of...

The Universal Street Games Takes Competitors From Busking to the Big Stage

The first competition of its kind, the Universal Street Games is on the hunt for the world's best street performers. Featuring sports, music, and dance categories, talented acts from...
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Finding the Perfect Name for a Gucci Mane-Owned Football Club

Gucci Mane claimed on social media that he bought a soccer team. He asked his followers to help think of a name and our Urban Pitch staff was ready with some answers.
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The adidas Tango League Surges Through LA With Boots, Kits, and World Cup Fever

In celebration of the recently-unveiled X18+ boot, adidas turned The Base LA into a creator's palace, featuring first-hand product testing, customized jersey stations, and of course, some of Los...
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Killa Villa Honors West Coast Hip-Hop Icons In Its Seriously Dope ‘LA Stories’ Collection

The latest of its hip-hop inspired jerseys, Killa Villa's "LA Stories" features a trio of kits inspired by West Coast rap legends NWA, Cypress Hill, and Snoop Dogg.  After paying...
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Think Watts: Rapper and Producer Stix Is Here to Make an Impact on the World Beyond Music

Born and raised in Watts, California, Stix has been involved in the music industry for 16 years as a performing artist, producer, and song writer. Beyond his music, he...

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...

Don’t Fake the Funk: Kosuke Takahashi’s Freestyler’s Playlist

Kosuke Takahashi has been busy building a name for himself in the increasingly competitive world of freestyle. After winning the Asian Freestyle Football Championship in 2015, he followed that up with...

Freestyler’s Playlist: Australia’s Jordan Morrison is Coming For Your Titles

Originally from the Gold Coast of Australia, Queensland-born Jordan Morrison is just 18, and is rapidly climbing the rungs of freestyle with the hunger. With a first place finish in...

World Champion and No. 1-Ranked Erlend Fagerli Shares His Freestyler’s Playlist

Anyone who has paid any kind of attention to freestyle over the past few years knows who Erlend Fagerli is. The Norwegian freestyler got his start at the young...

Italian Lowers Ace Luca Chiarvesio Shares His Freestyler’s Playlist

Luca Chiarvesio is one of the bright young stars in freestyle today. At 21 years old, he has two national championships under his belt to go along with winning...
Matt Tailby

Freestyler’s Playlist: UK Veteran Matt Tailby’s Far East Influence

With eight years of experience under his belt, Matt Tailby is one of the more seasoned freestylers in the UK. Still a student, the Taunton, England native is finding...
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The Nike x TDE Capsule Collection Looks Awfully Football-Inspired

In concurrence with its Championship Tour, hip-hop label Top Dawg Entertainment recently unveiled its capsule collection in collaboration with Nike, which includes two long sleeve tees, two jackets, two...

In His Own Words: Umar Dalati’s Freestyler’s Playlist

There’s a few things you’ll never find a freestyler without: a ball, a camera, and headphones (or a portable radio). The Freestyler's Playlist series features a new freestyler each...

Freestyler’s Playlist: Greece’s Katerina Karali

This week's Freestyler's Playlist comes by way of Greece from 21-year-old champion freestyler Katerina Karali. In 2014 Karali was Greek Female Freestyle Champion and has since ranked in the...

Freestyler’s Playlist: Michael Bliss

This edition of Freestyler's Playlist is courtesy of Michael Bliss, a freestyler out of Madison, Wisconsin. Bliss began playing soccer at an early age and continued throughout high school, where...
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Hype Up Your Next Training Session With PWG’s Freestyler’s Playlist!

With both an Asian and European freestyle championship under his belt, Philip Warren Gertsson, aka PWG is one of the most recognized and respected freestylers in the world. The...
Jasmijn Janssen Freestyler's Playlist

Freestyler’s Playlist: The Netherlands’ Jasmijn Janssen Keeps It Fresh with Inspired Moves and New Tunes

Dutch freestyler Jasmijn Janssen is hard at work toward her goal of breaking into the top 3 of female freestylers in the world. She's been the Dutch champion for three years...

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