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Puma Unveils the Next Generation of Boots With the FUTURE 18.1 Launch in London

To celebrate the release of the new FUTURE 18.1 boot, Puma hosted a high-profile event in the heart of London featuring some of the world's top players and hottest...
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What’s Next For San Francisco’s Thriving Street Football Community?

Urban Soccer Park’s Mission Bay closure is merely the end of a chapter in a longer story. The five-star skillers, nutmeg merchants, and playmakers that befriended one another in a once-empty parking lot are sticking together, and their example is sure to inspire new street football pitches across America.
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How Will Manchester United’s New Chop Shop Structure Work?

With Jim Ratcliffe joining the Manchester United ownership, we examine some questions many have around how the new structure will work.  Typically, when a minority share of a football club...
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Nivelcrack’s Fall 2018 Line is Full of Cozy and Retro Vibes

One of the world's most notable football-inspired streetwear labels, Nivelcrack just dropped its Fall 2018 line, which features a cozy set of tees, rugby shirts, and a pair of...

Panama Strikes Gold at CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship, Earns Spot in 2017 FIFA World Cup

The CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship is a tournament that determines the Confederation’s champion and its qualifiers for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. The Panama men's beach soccer team made...
uswnt

The USWNT is a Victim of A Stagnant Federation

The United States women's national team crashed and burned in the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, putting in its worst performance ever. Is it a matter of just changing...

Welcome to Baller Select, the Underground Tournament Where Elite Street Crews Battle to See Who’s Best

When it comes to street ball, there's a lot to prove every time you get on the court. Talent is a dime a dozen, so as a crew, you've...
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Freestyle and Street Football Phenom Harriet Freestyle Shares Her One-of-a-Kind Neymar Jr’s Five Experience

For the first time ever, we saw a women's bracket at this year's massive Neymar Jr's Five tournament. For many female ballers — including UK street football and freestyle...
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Kits By Association: 5 Club/Country Crossovers We’d Love to See

As new kit season continues to both surprise and disappoint us, we explore the idea of clubs using their team identities and player nationalities as inspiration for their jerseys.  Many...
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The USWNT Victory Tour Stop at the Rose Bowl Shows the Need for an NWSL Team in Los Angeles

In front of a packed crowd of supporters at the iconic Rose Bowl, the United States women's national team handily defeated the Republic of Ireland in their first contest...

Adidas Launches Ace and X Boots with L.A. Street Tourney

This past July, Adidas, Niky's Sports, and UrbanFutsal LA (sister company of Urban Pitch) collaborated on the company's "Be The Difference" promo and the launch of their new Ace and X...

Introducing Spotters: The App that Revolutionizes the Grassroots Football Experience for Both Players and Coaches

In a social media landscape largely dominated by recycled memes and hate speech, it's easy for ballers looking for exposure to get drowned out in the abyss. However, the...
soccer movie managers

Revisiting the Greatest (and Worst) Fictional Soccer Movie Managers of All Time

The life of a football manager is not an easy one — whether real or fictional. Inspired by the recent struggles of Premier League gaffers Unai Emery and Ole...
copa sampdoria

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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Gianpaolo Imbriani is Keeping His Late Brother’s Legacy Alive Through Travel and Storytelling

Gianpaolo Imbriani has turned the premature passing of his professional soccer player brother into an international message of football benevolence, traveling 375,000 kilometers through 107 countries. He's now memorialized...
2019-20 football kits

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: 2019-20 Kit Edition

Though there's still some time left before the start of a new season of European football, the rollout of new kits has kept us entertained for the time being....
Street Soccer USA National Cup

Street Soccer USA’s National Cup Shares the Beautiful Game With Those in Need

Street Soccer USA held its second annual National Cup from June 9-11, featuring teams from across the U.S. comprised of players dealing with homelessness, poverty, addiction, and other challenges vying for a national championship crown.
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Scenes From the Wild 2019 MLS Cup In Seattle

An intimate look into the fan experience at the 2019 MLS Cup in Seattle, which for the third time in four years saw the Sounders and Toronto FC go...
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Urban Calendar: This Week in Football – 5/9/2016

Urban Pitch is giving our readers a monthly calendar for players and fans interested in street football, freestyle and futsal tournaments and events. Check it out to keep up...
Liverpool FC x New Balance

Heard on the Street: At the Liverpool FC 125th Anniversary x New Balance Event

“We wanted to fuse Liverpool with L.A. That whole shoes on a wire…that image speaks through to L.A. and we wanted to bring that together with Liverpool F.C.”