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LAFC Forges Ahead with New Stadium in a City Thriving with Football Fans

Earlier today, LAFC met with the Los Angeles City Council and received the green light to break ground on their $250 million stadium project. Expectations are high for this...
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Urban Lens: In Old Havana, Cuba, a Young Boy and His Football

Cuba remains a beautiful, contradictory island brimming with rum, remnants of the revolution, and diesel cars juxtaposed alongside tourists and signs of encroaching modernity. In this edition of Urban...
Tristan Bowen

Seasoned Pro Footballer Tristan Bowen is Stronger, Wiser and Targeting the New Hometown Team

Tristan Bowen is a professional footballer who has played in multiple leagues around the world including the United States U-18 and U-20 national teams. Now back home in Los...
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Sporting KC and Canadian National Team Defender Amer Didic Shares His Urban Picks

Now in his third year as a pro, Sporting Kansas City and Canadian national team center back Amer Didic has shown plenty of potential in his young career. During...

Urban Lens: Icelandic Freestyle With DJ Diveny

What does a spontaneous freestyler living on the East Coast with a penchant for adventure do to celebrate the New Year? Why, take a spontaneous six-hour flight to catch fireworks in...
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Urban Lens: Balling in the Shadow of an Active Volcano in Bali

The beautiful game's omnipresence around the globe knows no boundaries. On the tiny island of Bali, Indonesia, tucked in the shadow of an active volcano, Urban Pitch staff writer...
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Heard on the Street: The Voices of LA’s Rowdiest Supporters’ Groups at the Final ‘El Trafico’ of the Year

A fan-driven rivalry unlike any other in Los Angeles, the 'El Trafico' derby came to an electric conclusion last Friday night, with supporters on both sides marching, clamoring, and...
Ryann Torrero

Urban Lens: L.A.’s Chinatown with Ryann Torrero

Spurred on by downtown L.A.'s revival and affordable rent, Chinatown is rapidly becoming an entirely new place with an influx of inhabitants, restaurants, and businesses. Its interesting mix of...
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An Exclusive Look at the Beautiful COPA Sampdoria Retro Collection

In yet another stunning retro collection, the COPA Sampdoria line features four kits ranging from 1956 to 1992. We get an exclusive up-close look of the premium line, which...
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Meet the LAFC-Recognized Compton Schoolteacher that Empowers Students Through the Beautiful Game

Selected to be a part of LAFC's Street x Street campaign, Compton teacher Jacqulyn Whang uses her past soccer experiences to both relate with and empower her students. We...
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Cousin Feo’s Raw Football-Inspired Bars Are a Must-Add to Your Library

With a sound that harkens back to hip-hop's golden era, Cousin Feo's music is also notable for its witty references to the beautiful game. We get to know the...
copa juventus

Retro Perfected: An Up-Close Look at the Incredibly Detailed COPA Juventus Collection

Featuring a stunning line of throwback kits and off-pitch wear, COPA's official Juventus collection elicits plenty of memories from the club's rich history. To get a closer look at...
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adidas Unveils Futuristic Next-Gen COPA 19+ with Paulo Dybala in Fully Immersive ‘Area 19’ Experience in Milan

To kick off the release of the revolutionary next installment of the iconic COPA franchise, adidas put together "Area 19," an immersive event space that allowed guests to experience...
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Pro Football Journeyman and Skills Tutorial Maven William John is Creating a Legacy Beyond the Pitch Through Goluremi

Playing in eight different countries and speaking eight different languages, pro footballer William John has faced just about everything you could imagine throughout his 13-year career. Currently playing with...
christina burkenroad

Finding My Peace and Defying the Odds Through the Beautiful Game

AC Sparta striker Christina Burkenroad's professional career has seen three different teams in three different countries. While she has journeyed thousands of miles as a pro, her path to...
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Urban Lens: Inspiring Empathy and Education at the Form Ni Gani Tournament in Nairobi, Kenya

At the Starehe Boys Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, men and women came together for the Form Ni Gani Tournament, which not only provided participants with intense competition, but also...
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USWNT Star Morgan Brian Shares Her Urban Picks

With 81 caps for the United States since 2013, Morgan Brian has been a midfield mainstay for arguably the most dominant American sports team today. With the 2019 World...
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Do Atlanta’s Metro Station Pitches Represent the Next Wave of US Grassroots Soccer?

On the Westside of Atlanta, Soccer in the Streets recently unveiled its second metro station pitch in conjunction with Atlanta United and the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA). Aiming...
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Urban Lens: Playing Football in the Amazon Rainforest

In the football-crazed country of Brazil, or "o País do Futebol," the enduring and common bond of the game extends even to the far reaches of the Amazon rainforest. The Amazon...
christina burkenroad

From Homeless to Pro Footballer, Christina Burkenroad Doesn’t Let Her Circumstances Define Her

From living in hotels and crashing at friends' houses in high school to playing in the Champions League, Sparta Prague forward Christina Burkenroad's journey through soccer is far from...

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