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‘This Is Naija’ Showcases the Beautiful Culture That is Pushing Nigerian Football Forward

Similar to the 'Ginga' of Brazil, Nigeria's Naija is ever-present in all of its people — from the way they walk, talk, and of course, play football. Nike's "This...
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Patrick Cummings’ America League Brings a Whole New Meaning to Fantasy Sports

Design veteran Patrick Cummings has created an alternate universe where soccer reigns supreme across sports in the United States. His America League features five pyramid levels and 74 clubs...
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How Geoff Gouveia is Igniting Football Culture in America Through His Unique Art

Artist Geoff Gouveia's creative and unique style stays true to his Southern California roots while also showcasing his undying passion for the beautiful game. In addition to sharing his...
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First Reactions to the ‘Angel City’ Documentary

With Angel City hitting HBO Max this week, we take a look at how the pilot episode sets up the rest of the three-part docu-series.  The three-part Angel City FC docu-series made...
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Through Art and Apparel, Way Down South is Embracing the Booming Soccer Culture in Atlanta

Started as a product of Atlanta's growing soccer scene, Way Down South's mix of Southern-influenced and eye-catching designs have given it a place within city's vibrant sports community.  Even before...
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The Stunning ‘Around The World’ Documentary Trailer Has Us Hyped For Its Release

After over a year of securing funding and traveling the world to different filming locations, the first official trailer for the Around the World documentary was released last week. While you...
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The Final Season of ‘Club De Cuervos’ Gives Us a Fitting End

Drama, suspense, and football — what more could you want out of a show? We give our thoughts on the final season of Club de Cuervos, Netflix's hit Spanish drama surrounding...
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James Montague’s ‘1312: Among the Ultras’ Offers an Unprecedented Look Into Supporter Culture

Recently released, 1312: Among the Ultras takes readers into the underground universe of the most extreme football supporters in the world. We sat down for an exclusive interview with...
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Art of the Game: Daryl Rainbow Is Football’s Funniest Illustrator

Our 'Art of the Game' series spotlighting the most prolific artists within football continues with Daryl Rainbow. The London-based illustrator has caught the eyes of many with his creative...
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Francesco Lettieri’s ‘Ultras’ Is a Gripping and Lifelike Look Into Die-Hard Supporters

Francesco Lettieri’s modern take on the ultras movement gives a realistic look at the grip of brotherhood and violence between different factions. Extreme supporters. Political paramilitary groups. Violent, organized fans....
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The Urban Pitch Guide to the Best #MerchDay Apparel

In honor of the third official Merch Day, we've put together a comprehensive guide of some of the best kits and apparel for you to pick up in support...
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All Access Pass: Why Fans Are So Obsessed With BTS Football Docuseries

Despite the seemingly endless amount of football throughout the year, fans of the game continue to want more, as evident in the popularity of behind-the-scenes football docuseries. Football is...
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INARIA Goes Back to School With its Detail-Oriented Kit Closet Academy Collection

Featuring a houndstooth print that likens itself to high fashion, INARIA's latest Kit Closet installation, dubbed "The Kit Closet Academy," is simplicity with a touch of class. In addition...
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A.S. Roma’s New York Pop-Up Shop Sets A New Standard for Club and Fashion Collaborations

A.S. Roma has established itself as one of the world's most stylish clubs with their recent New York City pop-up shop, which featured limited-edition clothes, sneakers, and artwork from...
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An Exclusive Interview with the Directors of ‘American Futbol’

Released last week, the American Futbol documentary centers on a group of friends' four-month journey through Latin America during the 2014 World Cup. Showcasing the region's raw passion and emotion surrounding...
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Art of the Game: The Unmistakable Style of Jorge Lawerta

With an instantly recognizable catalogue that has been featured in major outlets across the globe, Jorge Lawerta has created his own lane through a series of simple yet captivating...
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‘The Keeper’ Proves to Be More Than Your Average Football Film

Making its U.S. debut earlier this month, The Keeper will leave a lasting impression on any viewers expecting just another run-of-the-mill sports film.   One mark of a good film is...
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Geoff Gouveia Discusses His Most Impressive Mural Yet, the Watts Empowerment Center Futsal Court

In partnership with adidas, the US Soccer Foundation, and The Red Eye Foundation, artist Geoff Gouveia was recently commissioned to paint a mural unlike any he had previously done...
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Grounds of a Dying Breed: A Q&A With ‘Final Whistle’ Photographer Marco Magielse

Documenting 21 of the remaining traditional football grounds in England, Marco Magielse's book Final Whistle is a nostalgic ode to a fading style of architecture. We speak with the Dutch photographer...
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Revisiting ‘The Two Escobars’ 10 Years Later With Co-Director Jeff Zimbalist

As we near its 10-year anniversary, we revisit the groundbreaking film The Two Escobars, which remains the gold standard for soccer documentaries today. We sat down with director Jeff Zimbalist to...