Category Archives: Soccer

2014 World Cup – USA 2, Portugal 2

Oh mannn..USA played good, really good this game. We didn’t deserve a win last game, but this game we at least deserved a tie, and probably even a win. We had great scoring opportunities and kept better possession. I could … Continue reading

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How Yellow and Red Cards work in 2014 World Cup

I tried to find something from the official FIFA website for the 2014 World Cup and cards, but the best explanation I could find was here:  http://www.socceramerica.com/article/38551/new-yellow-card-rule-good-for-the-game.html 2 Yellow cards in a game = immediate suspension from the remainder of … Continue reading

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2014 World Cup Coverage by ESPN, 2018 and 2022 Cups to be by FOX

I thought it was worth noting ESPN no longer has rights to World Cup coverage after 2014.  ESPN has covered the event the last 6 times, meaning since 1990 since the Cup is held every 4 years.  FOX will take … Continue reading

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Spain Wins 1st World Cup

Spain beat the Netherlands 1-0 to claim their first World Cup title.   Andres Iniesta scored in the 116th minute to score the game’s only goal.   Fourteen yellow cards and a lack of goals made for a slow game.  I thought … Continue reading

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US Knocked out by Ghana Again…

US fell to Ghana 2-1 in the round of 16 today.  A few of my thoughts on today’s game.  Two early subs, one before half-time and one immediately after shows that coach Bob Bradley made a few poor decisions about … Continue reading

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Spain Falls in First Game…

Spain lost 1-0 to Switzerland today in the World Cup.  Quite a shocker, considering the Spanish are favored by many to take it all this Cup.  It’s hard to say Spain played bad – they dominated possession with 74% and … Continue reading

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Update…

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted.  It has been a mixture of me not having passion along with me not looking for things to write about.  Here’s a short update for sports.  Trying to get up and running … Continue reading

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Inter takes 2010 Champions League

On May 22, 2010, Inter defeated Bayern Munich 2 – 0 to take the Cup.  It was their third European cup, the previous one being one in 1965.  Diego Milito stole the night by scoring both of Inter’s goals.  The … Continue reading

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2009-10 Soccer League Tables

La Liga (Spain) Points W D L Barcelona 99 31 6 1 Real Madrid 96 31 3 4 Valencia 71 21 8 9 Sevilla 63 19 6 13 Premier League (England) Chelsea 86 27 5 6 Man U 85 27 … Continue reading

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Groups Are Set for ’10 South Africa World Cup!

Group A Group E South Africa Netherlands Mexico Denmark Uruguay Japan France Cameroon Group B Group F Argentina Italy Nigeria Paraguay South Korea New Zealand Greece Slovakia Group C Group G England Brazil USA North Korea Algeria Ivory Coast Slovenia … Continue reading

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