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Cosmos back on top Again

Posted: November 10, 2013 at 5:15 pm   /   The Buzz, UrbanStreetSoccer

A second half goal by former Spanish international Marcos Senna gave the New York Cosmos a 1-0 win and the NASL Soccer Bowl Championship in their first year back in the league. The re-booted Cosmos, who won the league’s fall title captured the championship by beating the Spring champion Atlanta Silverbacks at Silverbacks Park in […]

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Thierry Henry!

Posted: October 29, 2013 at 1:20 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

One of the best that ever did it…… Like UrbanStreetSoccer on Facebook. Follow UrbanStreetSoccer on Twitter @UrbanStSoccer

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Spike Lee: Football in Brazil

Posted: October 16, 2013 at 3:29 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer
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Soccer in the Hood

Posted: October 2, 2013 at 2:30 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

A great article I found in the Vault…  Still relevant…  by Mark W. Wright ____________________________________ Pretty boy David Beckham recently told CBS’ 60 Minutes that he’s “passionate about the fact [soccer] can grow [in American] and the potential is huge here.” But he cautioned his interviewer, adding, “Things aren’t going to turn around and get […]

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Henry Strikes a Pose, and Starts a Trend

Posted: September 30, 2013 at 2:07 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

After scoring goals in consecutive games, there is no telling what kind of celebration Red Bulls striker Thierry Henry has in his bag of tricks. After his goal against Toronto in last Saturday night’s victory at Red Bull Arena, Henry leaned against a goal post and struck a pose that has now become grist for […]

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A Mexico World Cup No-Show Would Be an Economic No-No

Posted: September 23, 2013 at 10:00 am   /   The Biz, UrbanStreetSoccer

Something terrible is happening in Mexico: The country’s national soccer team is nearing the abyss of elimination from next year’s World Cup in Brazil. A bit hyperbolic, I know. After all, Mexico is besieged by much greater ills. But in Mexico, the importance of soccer and its quadrennial celebration can’t be so easily dismissed, and failure […]

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Usain Bolt trains up Sergio Aguero’s speed

Posted: September 20, 2013 at 3:39 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

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Michael Jackson statue to be removed from Fulham stadium

Posted: September 20, 2013 at 3:05 pm   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

The Michael Jackson statue installed at Craven Cottage by former Fulham owner Mohamed Al Fayed is set to be removed. It appears the former Cottagers owner, who sold the club during the summer to American Shahid Khan, has decided he wants to take the tribute to his former friend to one of his other properties. […]

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Balotelli on the Cover of SI

Posted: September 5, 2013 at 11:37 am   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

Mario Balotelli graces the cover Sports Illustrated. To Read the Article: SI  Like UrbanStreetSoccer on Facebook. Follow UrbanStreetSoccer on Twitter @UrbanStSoccer

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A Stage to Sell Soccer

Posted: September 3, 2013 at 10:03 am   /   UrbanStreetSoccer

Great article… will the US capitalize this time around?????? In less than six weeks, dozens of teams, hundreds of television crews and thousands of journalists will travel to South Africa for the World Cup, perhaps the most popular sporting event in the world, and the biggest global sports event ever held in Africa. For South […]

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