A dream come true. That’s what the eight-team Women’s United Soccer Association represents to a remarkably dedicated group of athletes who have sacrificed so much for so long to make next weekend’s Bay Area CyberRays at Washington Freedom game a reality.
After a short tour of England, Soccer 365’s Dan Herbst looks into the extent of the game on the other side of the pond, and how a long term approach is used to mold young raw talent to produce some of the world’s great players.
There are precisely 17 laws that are listed in FIFA’s Laws of the Game. They range from the field of play (law one) to the roles of the referee and the assistant referees (laws five and six) to offside (law 11) to fouls and misconduct (law 12). So which of the 17 is THE most important law?
Soccer, says Jeff Agoos with a chuckle, is “Darwinism at its best.” Throughout Europe the game of survival of the fittest takes place every time players hit the pitch, and this Euro-like training intensity can and does occur in the U.S.
Sooner or later it had to happen. Only in the Alice In Wonderland-like world governed by FIFA could a club manage to "qualify" to enter a competition amongst champions designed to determine a world champion despite the fact that this team has never won a championship in its history. Better still, they then managed to clinch their ticket to the final stages without the benefit of having actually won a game.
It’s that time of year again. You know what I’m talking about. The invitation comes in the mail and you’re obligated to participate in that great American ritual; the Super Bore, eh, Bowl party. What to do?
On paper it sounds like a great idea; a national three-vs.-three soccer championship and Soccer365's Dan Herbst looked at the event.
Major League Soccer was facing an uphill battle against a lawsuit and Soccer365's Dan Herbst gave his suggestions on some changes that the league should embrace.
The Juventus jersey for the 2013/14 was released earlier this week. Be the first to wear the colors of the Old Lady.
adidas has added some color to the Predator line with this new colorway. Released on May 17. Be the first to own a pair.
Ajax has released their away soccer jersey for the 2013/14 season. Get in the Gear.
One of the top soccer cleats for control the Nike CTR360 will not let you down on the field in tight spaces.
The Liverpool 2013/14 soccer jersey is available for pre-order. The Reds are eager to compete for silver next season.
Borussia Dortmund hears Wembley Calling and are headed to London for the Champions League final.
The push for more color on their cleats, adidas has added the infrared colorway to the adiZero f50 Line.
The adidas Nitrocharge is the most talked about new cleat in years. It was released on May 15 and will take your pitch by storm.
Chelsea won the Europa League on Wednesday. The Blues defeated Benfica 2-1 on injury time goal from Ivanovic.
The new PUMA evoSPEED 1.2 FG. A great new soccer cleat with classic look and first time for PUMA to be on the cleat.