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Second Time’s the Charm: How the Chicago Fire Got Its Latest Rebrand Right

The Chicago Fire officially unveiled a new logo last week, marking the club's second rebrand in two years. But while the first one went awry, it seems as...
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The Steve Nash Foundation Hits the NYC Streets for a Star-Studded Charity Football Match

In its 11th year, the Steve Nash Foundation Showdown proved yet again to be a jam-packed event filled with celebrities partaking in the beautiful game for a good cause....

L.A.’s Alex Mendoza Wins Second USA Freestyle Championship Title

The country's best freestylers assembled in Chicago last week to share tricks, show off moves—and determine the identity of the best freestyler around. And after trimming down 35 entries to...
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Analyzing the Latest USMNT Roster, and Debunking the ‘MLS Quota’ Theory

Heading into a vital World Cup qualifying round, USMNT Twitter has voiced its criticism of the current roster, directing most of its ire at the inclusion of MLS players...
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The 10 Best Football Bars From Soaring UK Rapper Nines

British rapper Nines has captivated a global audience with his raw and authentic sound, serving as a voice of the streets of London. In addition to rhyming about his...
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adidas’ The Base Berlin Turns Into Custom Kit Heaven for Germany’s Most Innovative Creators

Hosted at adidas' The Base Berlin, the month-long Creator's Base allowed some of Germany's most forward-thinking creatives to design their own kits, allowing them to rep their crew, vision,...
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Looking Back at the Greatest FA Cup Final Songs of All Time

Last weekend's English FA Cup Final was exciting (especially if you're a Gooner), but it was missing something — an official song. From "Ossie's Dream" to "The Anfield Rap,"...
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Face Time: Catching Up With Houston Dynamo Midfielder Memo Rodriguez

Ahead of the MLS Is Back Tournament's kickoff later this week, we catch up with Memo Rodriguez, whose breakout 2019 season has Houston Dynamo fans excited for more.  The last...
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Netflix’s ‘Pelé’ is a Multi-Dimensional Look at an All-Time Legend

Both celebratory and introspective, the Netflix Pelé documentary offers unique context behind an oft-discussed soccer icon.  Everyone knows who Pelé is. But his eponymous documentary that hit Netflix last week gives...
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An Inside Look at the Diego Maradona Temple Experience in New York City

Ahead of next week's HBO premiere of the Diego Maradona documentary, creatives, athletes, and insiders made their way to New York City for a one-of-a-kind exhibit dedicated to the Argentinian legend....
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Grading the USMNT World Cup Qualifying Run, and Previewing What’s to Come in Qatar

After a mostly successful qualifying campaign, the United States men's national team knows its fate at the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Opening against either Scotland, Wales, or Ukraine, followed...
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Adidas’ Tango Squad FC Wraps Up an Action-Packed Season With Highly-Anticipated Match vs. The F2 FC!

After months of training with some of football's biggest clubs and their stars, the Tango Squad FC faced their final challenge, taking on the F2 FC in Manchester United's iconic...
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Five Hans Zimmer Tracks That Would’ve Made for a Better MLS Anthem

MLS looked to make a splash ahead of the 2020 season with an all-new anthem from legendary composer Hans Zimmer. While the piece itself is OK, it pales in...
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Puma Jumps on Street Football Train, But Can They Compete?

Puma has finally decided to join Adidas and Nike on board the street football movement, and it's about time. The brand hasn't exactly screamed "street" or even "athletics" while it's partnered with...
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A Look Ahead at the 2024 Liga MX Clausura

After Club America reclaimed the Liga MX Apertura throne in December, the Mexican top flight returns for a Clausura season full of rebuilds and possible superteams. With the 2024...

LAFC & Heineken Party with UrbanFutsal LA for Copa Urbana Invitational

Recently, UrbanFutsal LA (sister company of Urban Pitch) partnered with the culturally down folks at LAFC and sponsor Heineken to host a day of graffiti, music, bomb food, and of course, FUTSAL! What could...
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Jürgen Klopp’s Unmistakeable Influence on the Premier League

We take a look back at Jürgen Klopp's magical run in Liverpool, while also determining his place amongst the English Premier League's greatest managers.  After eight success-riddled seasons at Anfield,...

WE United Launches First Women’s Futsal League in Nepal

The WE United Project, a football organization in Nepal led by and for women, recently launched the Mahila Premier League—the country's first-ever women's futsal league. With eight participating teams, the league...

Super Ball 2017: The Freestyle Event of the Year Returns to Prague With a Bang

After moving to Liberec for the past three years, the world's biggest frestyle competition returned to its home city of Prague for its biggest competition yet, in both fan...
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Live Breathe Futbol’s Rise to the Top of the Soccer Lifestyle Apparel Game

Founded in 2011, Live Breathe Futbol is a passion project turned full-fledged brand. Through co-founder and CEO Ebun Olaloye, we get a look at how LBF has become a...