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Neymar Jr. Lights up East LA at Nike Block Party

A kaleidoscopic mix of ballers, shot callers and power brokers mingled in with business owners, media influencers and wannabe pretenders were all crammed into a raucous block party to witness the unveiling of both mural and world-renowned athlete.
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Guerrilla FC x Umbro Collaboration is a Harbinger for the Future of Football and Fashion

With a subtle yet striking design, Guerrilla FC's new home kit is the first of several collaborations with football supply giant Umbro. Could the grassroots-major brand alliance be the...
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A-List Stars Gather En Masse for a Chaotic Celebrity Match at the House of Soccer 2018 Fam Jam

In the heart of West Hollywood, the International Champions Cup's House of Soccer 2018 was a unique celebration of the beautiful game, concluding in a wild celebrity match that...
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Only in CONCACAF Champions League: Five Moments Highlighting Our Love for the Competition

With the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals kicking off tomorrow, we take a look at some of our favorite moments from the tournament that underline our love for it, for...
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Canada Soccer Is Holding Back the Country’s Golden Generation

The Canadian national soccer teams are doing their best to propel the sport in the country to new heights. Conversely, Canada Soccer — the Canadian federation — is doing...
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The Lionel Messi Effect: Could the Legend’s Arrival Price Out ‘Real’ Fans?

The 36-year-old World Cup winner has been an instant hit for Inter Miami and Major League Soccer, and while Miami currently has the hottest ticket in town, will the...
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Eden Hazard: An Ode to The Master of Football Flow

His unyielding brilliance on the pitch made prime Eden Hazard the ultimate YouTube compilation footballer. Announcing his retirement from football earlier this month, we look back at the Belgian's...

New Balance Goes Grassroots in Soccer Expansion with “Blackout Squad”

Last March, New Balance launched a bold new campaign offering a select few amateur soccer players the chance to be treated like pros as part of their extension into the...

Record Viewership of UEFA Euro Championships is Another Step Forward for Women’s Football

Hosted by the Netherlands, the 2017 UEFA Women's Championship was the most watched ever, surpassing the previous event in 2013 by over 50 million viewers. The tournament did not...
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Stock Up, Down, and the In-Betweeners After the Latest USMNT Window

Gregg Berhalter’s side ended its most recent four-game stretch with two wins and two draws, allowing only one goal and looking pretty solid ahead of the World Cup. Nonetheless,...
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Five Underrated Goalkeepers Every Fan Should Know

Often the target of criticism and rarely that of praise, the life of a goalkeeper is far from easy. While a select few stars have deservedly earned recognition (and...

The Round-Up: Upcoming Street Football, Freestyle, and Futsal Events

2016 is almost over, but that doesn't slow down the devoted baller or freestyler. With some of the biggest events of the year coming up, it's time to get fired up...
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The NWSL CBA Is Not a Fix-All, But Represents Much-Needed Progress

The NWSL and NWSLPA revealed that they came to terms on a collective bargaining agreement in a historic announcement earlier this week. But in order to appreciate the major...
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Black Arrow’s ‘Naija to Roma’ is Worth 25 Minutes of Your Time

Hopeful and enlightening, Naija to Roma is about a radio host’s viral tweet and a magical trip to Rome, and football's power to connect and unite communities all over the...
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What We Learned From the USMNT’s Latest Wins, and a Look Ahead to A Pair of Highly Anticipated Matches

Gregg Berhalter’s side earned two sleepy wins over two overmatched opponents. What, if anything, did we learn from the USMNT’s September friendlies? And he has returned! Like a bad Star...
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A Preview of FC Barcelona Femeni’s Impending New Era

Every long sports dynasty has "sub-eras," where one group of core players hands off the torch to the next. After a half-decade of pure dominance, FC Barcelona Femení is...
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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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The Redemption of Antoine Griezmann

A wonderkind-turned-transfer-flop has now returned to his top tier form. This is Antoine Griezmann's slight return. Redemption stories are one of the many beauties of sport. Whether it’s a...
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A UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals for the Ages

It was one of the most memorable UEFA Champions League quarterfinal rounds in recent memory. Get a rundown of all the action and biggest storylines in addition to a...
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Revisiting the 2006 World Cup, the Last True Display of the No. 10 Position

Our series revisiting World Cups in the modern era continues with Germany 2006. While we remember it mostly for Zinedine Zidane's infamous head-butt in the final, his play throughout...