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Tailgate Trivia: Testing LA Galaxy Fans’ Knowledge at the First ‘El Trafico’ Derby of the Year

A few hours before the kickoff of the LA Galaxy-LAFC derby, we once again took a trip into the Galaxy's parking lot tailgates, this time to get a more...
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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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If She Isn’t Already, LA’s Next Freestyle Star Lizzy Calderon Needs to Be On Your Radar

A central figure in Los Angeles' burgeoning freestyle scene, Lizzy Calderon is beginning to make a name for herself around the world, thanks to her bubbling personality, optimistic outlook,...
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FC Kansas City Midfielder Lo’eau Labonta Shares Her Urban Picks

Lo'eau Labonta is beginning to hit her stride as she enters her third season in the NWSL. With preseason just a few weeks away, the Stanford grad sat down for a...
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Heard on the Street: At the Incredible, Supporter-Packed MLS Cup in Atlanta

Featuring clubs from two of the United States' finest soccer cities, the 2018 MLS Cup was a supporter's paradise. The game itself had a record-breaking attendance of over 73,000,...
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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...
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LAFC and LA Galaxy Fans Go Head-To-Head In a Playoff Edition of Tailgate Trivia!

An instant classic, last week's MLS Western Conference semifinal match between LAFC and LA Galaxy featured plenty of goals and excitement. But that wasn't the only competition going on...
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Urban Lens: Playing with Freedom in Yangon, Myanmar

The country of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is comprised of more than 100 different ethnic groups. Previously the capital until 2006, Yangon is still the largest and busiest commercial...
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A City Divided: Inside the Vast History and Passion of the Sevilla Derby

A city of tradition, Sevilla does not play around when it comes to its football clubs. Split in half by a sea of red and green, we dive deep...
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How Will We Remember the Controversial Final El Clasico of 2019?

Both clubs are at the top of the La Liga table, vying for an elusive league championship. Yet last week's Real Madrid-FC Barcelona meeting was focused more on off-pitch...
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Inside the Fiery ‘Derby della Lanterna’ Between Genoa CFC and UC Sampdoria

On Italy's northern coast alongside the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa is home to incredible food, historical sites, and one of the world's greatest football rivalries — the Derby della Lanterna....
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From LA to Macedonia, Travis Bowen Embraces the Enduring Journey of Being a Pro Footballer

With professional experience both in the United States and overseas, Travis Bowen has been able to incorporate the best from both games into his own. Before his departure back...
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Urban Lens: Street Football in East Java, Indonesia

On any given day, in the late afternoon hours, the sounds of children laughing and kicking a ball can be heard at the Islamic boarding school of Lengkong Village on...
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Heard on the Street: At the LA Galaxy’s Victoria Block Party and Open Training

To unveil their all-new safe standing supporters' section, LA Galaxy hosted the Victoria Block party and open training at Dignity Health Sports Park over the weekend. Featuring music performances,...
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Heard on the Street: At the Epic LAFC-LA Galaxy Derby

The very first LAFC-LA Galaxy derby was an instant classic, bringing the best out of Los Angeles soccer fans regardless of whom they supported. Urban Pitch was on the...
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NISA Has Arrived: Scenes From the LA Force-Detroit City FC Opening Match

After plenty of hype both good and bad, the NISA spring season is finally here. We were on the scene at last Friday's match between the LA Force and...
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Urban Lens: The ZZ10 Playground is a Beacon Inside One of Paris’ Largest Banlieues

Nestled in the shadows of the Stade de France in Saint-Denis is a much smaller, yet just as important playing field. Opened last summer in honor of the 20-year...
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A Balancing Act: How Gotham FC Keeper/Pro Photographer DiDi Haracic Has Used Both Outlets to Fuel Her Breakout Year

Doubling as a goalkeeper for NJ/NY Gotham FC and a professional photographer, DiDi Haracic has somehow been able to balance between two extremely demanding careers. We get to know...
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No Fakers Allowed at the adidas Tango League Finals at The Base LA

Bringing together slick boots, custom shirts, and some of the country's top ballers, adidas' Tango League Season One finals was a truly epic experience. Hosted at The Base LA,...
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A Different Shade of Red: The Passion Behind Osasuna and Their Quest For Their First Major Trophy

Take a trip with us to Pamplona, where we see how some of Europe's most fiery fans prepare for a potential landmark moment: Osasuna's first ever major trophy. The...