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Nothing Beats A Londoner

Nike have long been known for not only great products, but for creating amazing ads. And they continue that with this short film called Nothing Beats A Londoner. The ad celebrates London and the ...

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Nigeria World Cup 2018 Collection

Nike has just unveiled the on and off pitch pieces that make up the Naija Collection for Nigeria and World Cup 2018. And they absolutely hit this out of the park. The tournament is still a few mo...

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NEIGHBORHOOD x adidas Originals Gazelle

In my opinion, the adidas Gazelle is the best soccer inspired sneaker of all time. It's alleged that the early version of the Gazelle first popped up around 1966. The Gazelle has it's roots in spo...

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1978 Lapel Pin

The 1978 Lapel Pin Growing up in Southern California meant that we didn't get to play on too many rain soaked fields. Which meant that we didn't very often get the chance to wear screw-in cleats...

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adidas Soccer Reveals New Cold Blooded Collection

adidas have released their latest soccer footwear pack and it is being called Cold Blooded. The pack features the Predator 18+, Nemeziz 17+ 360 Agility and the X17+ 360 Speed. The Predator 18+ (...

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NIKE 10R CITY COLLECTION CELEBRATES RONALDHINO’S BRILLIANT CAREER

Hot on the heels of the official announcement that Ronaldinho has retired from playing professional soccer, Nike unveils the inaugural collection from the 10R City Collection.  The LegendX ...

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Nike x A.I.K. Black Pack

We have seen an influx of black alternate kits in recent years with professional teams, and more often than not they give the clubs just a little bit more swag and bite. But with this latest coll...

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One v One With Zito Madu

Up next in our One V One series, we catch up with Zito Madu, better known to some by his Twitter handle - @_Zeets. Zito is a former professional soccer player who turned his passion of the game int...

The Unusual Football Field Project

More often than not we are told about problems but not solutions to solving them. This lack of problem solving is something that seems to be permeating soccer in America as more people want to see...

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adidas COPA 18+ TR PREMIUM

Soccer culture and lifestyle continue to reach new heights of popularity and interest. We are seeing this across a variety of products and adidas continues this with their latest release - the CO...

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Nike and Cristiano Ronaldo Patchwork Air Max 97

Nike and Cristiano Ronaldo have teamed up once again on the release of a lifestyle inspired sneaker. We have seen recent efforts from them that included these patchwork Air Force One's. This most...

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adidas COPA 18.1

adidas has unveiled the latest model of the COPA and it is dubbed the 18.1. Building off of the 17.1 model, this updated version sees the return of the upper from the 17 model with an all-new Lea...

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Columbus Crew 2018 Away Jersey

With the 2018 MLS season around the corner, we are starting to see the jerseys that teams will be wearing in the upcoming season. Columbus Crew just unveiled their secondary jersey, and it is a re...

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Nike Mercurial Puro Fenomeno

Brazilian Ronaldo, aka the OG Ronaldo was one of the most exciting players I have ever watched play. His speed, skills and finishing were on an entirely different level and he inspired an entire g...

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Sergio Ramos Gets His Own Signature Nike Tiempo Boot

Sergio Ramos has joined the very limited ranks of Ronaldinho, Totti and Pirlo is getting his own player edition Nike Tiempo. The boots are being called "Sangre y Corazon" and pay homage to his va...

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Electric Futsal 5 v 5 Tournament

This Sunday December 17, Home Field Advantage is putting on their second annual Electric Futsal tournament at the famed Venice boardwalk. The format is 5 v 5 with no keepers and no referees that e...

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Nike x Cristiano Ronaldo Golden Patches Air Force One

Nike and Cristiano Ronaldo have teamed up to take one of the brands most celebrated sneaker silhouettes and give it the CR7 treatment. A classic white Air Force One has been CR7'd with gold accent...

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Kicking + Screening To Screen Club Frontera in Los Angeles

Soccer film Festival Kicking + Screening will be in Los Angeles this week for the first time and will be screening Club Frontera. The documentary focuses on the Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles (Xolos...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Quinto Triunfo Boots

Cristiano Ronaldo was announced as the best soccer player on the planet and has won his fifth Ballon d'Or award today. To mark the occasion, Nike is releasing a limited edition pair of boots call...

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Predator v Predator Film With Dele All and Kaka

adidas Soccer has just released a new short film that features Dele All and Kaka speaking on a range of issues, all set against the new Predator boot release. I dig pretty much everything about th...

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adidas Soccer Skystalker Collection

adidas Soccer have released their latest footwear collection called Skystalker. The collection consists of the Nemeziz 17+ 360 Agility, X17+ 360 Speed and the COPA Outclass and arrives in a red, ...

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Jozy Altidore Signs With PUMA

US international and Toronto FC forward Jozy Altidore has signed a long term endorsement deal with PUMA. Jozy will be the face of PUMA in North America for soccer footwear and other related socce...

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The Original adidas Predator

The adidas Predator boot range is one of the greatest of all time. From it's inception it was designed to push the boundaries of what we expected a boot to look like and what we expected soccer b...

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Uruguay 2018 Home Jersey

PUMA has unveiled the Uruguay 2018 Home Jersey that they will be wearing in next summer's World Cup. The jersey features in the classic Celeste blue that has long been associated with Uruguay. Acc...

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PUMA FUTURE Boots

PUMA has unveiled their latest football boot silhouette and they are calling them simply - FUTURE. These are the first boots that offer a truly customizable fit. These boots feature something call...

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Alan Shearer Dementia, Football and Me Documentary 2017

Damage to the brain due to sports is a topic that has been receiving a lot of attention recently. It's obviously something that we tend to think about more in sports like American football and box...

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Soccer Dreams

We recently had a short essay sent to us from an 11 year old player named Taj. His story focuses in on his own love of soccer and the upcoming Prospect Cup that he and his team will be playing in...

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We Need More Pickup Soccer

As soccer in America is faced with regrouping and possibly rebuilding after failing to qualify for the World Cup in 2018, there are countless aspects of the sport in the US being called into quest...

One v One With Aaron West

Up next in our One v One series is Aaron West. Aaron has worked in a variety of roles within the sport, he has a tremendous love for the game and an infectious personality. We caught up with him to...

adidas Unveil Telstar 18 - Official Match Ball of World Cup 2018

adidas have unveiled the official match ball of the 2018 World Cup and it is called the Telstar 18. The ball takes it's design cues from the original Telstar World Cup ball from the 1970 World Cup...

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The Race To Be The Next US Soccer President - Part One

Ever since the US Men's National Team lost to Trinidad & Tobago last month, thus eliminating them from the 2018 World Cup, the dialogue about change within US Soccer has reached a fever pitch...

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Dia de los Muertos with LAFC

LAFC don't kick a ball in MLS until next season, but they continue to impress in the community and with their fanbase. Last week LAFC hosted a "Dia de los Muertos” supporter event at local retail ...

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adidas Soccer Reveals New Federation Home Kits for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

With the 2018 World Cup on the horizon, we are getting our first looks at what some of the countries will be sporting kits wise. Up first, adidas has released the home kits for their national tea...

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adidas Soccer x David Beckham Capsule Collection

adidas has gone and done it again. The three stripes keeps putting out incredible products with compelling stories that tie into their heritage while pushing the brand forward. This time we see a...

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One v One with Amobi Okugo

Amobi Okugo has seen success on the soccer field at just about every level. He's a seasoned MLS veteran who has spent many years in the league, but he's also active off the field with his A Frugal...

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adidas 92 Sneakers

1992 is a year that will go down in the history books of Manchester United. This year will forever be associated with Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, David Beckham, Nicky Butt and the Neville brothers. ...

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Nike Air GX 20th Anniversary Edition

Let me start this off by saying I loved this boot. It was the first boot I ever owned that featured a color other than black and white. I got this pair of boots while playing with the US Olympic ...

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Away Hoodie - Bordeaux

Our youth soccer teams didn't have a lot of gear. Home and away jersey. Maybe a jacket. Definitely a bag. But never too much (until we got older). One of my all time favorite off the pitch pieces...

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Nike Presents The Conversation Feat Cristiano Ronaldo and Rio Ferdinand

Nike recently released the latest CR7 badged Mercurial boot dubbed "Cut to Brilliance." As part of plan around the release, Ronaldo's former Manchester United teammate - Rio Ferdinand - headed to ...

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adidas Launches Pyro Storm Boot Collection

Adidas Soccer is back at it again with another fresh release. This time we see the full collection of boots - the Nemeziz17+ 360 Agility, X17+ 360 Speed, Ace17+ Purecontrol and COPA17 included in ...

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The Workers Cup

Ever since Qatar was awarded the right to host the 2022 World Cup, there have been countless accusations of how the workers are being treated. Qatar is considered the richest nation in the world, y...

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Nike CR7 Diamond Boots

Nike has unveiled their latest CR7 Mercurial Vapor boot and it is apparently inspired by diamonds and is being called "Brilliance." There is no doubt that Cristiano Ronaldo is an incredible player...

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One v One With Zack Goldman

One of the things that makes soccer such a rich and vibrant sport and community is the people that are involved in it. Over the years, we have been fortunate to have met some of them along the way....

Nike x EA SPORTS Hypervenom 3

Nike and EA SPORTS have teamed up again to release a collaborative boot. This marks the second release that they have worked on together and once again it does not disappoint.  The graphic treat...

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adidas Predator Precision UltraBOOST

adidas recently announced the re-release of the Predator Precision boot made famous by the likes of Zidane, David Beckham and Steven Gerrard. In addition to the cleated version, adidas is also re...

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Nike Introduces The Mercurial Ultra Flyknit Vapor

Since its inception, Flyknit material has been a game changing technology for Nike. It's changed the way boots are manufactured, how they fit and what can be done from a design standpoint. There h...

adidas Soccer, David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane Reveal New Predator Precision

adidas is back at it again with another incredible limited edition boot release. This time it is the legendary Predator Precision. The original version was worn by such players as David Beckham, ...

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Bayern Munich Audi and the Ultimate AirBnB Experience

I'm not sure how it took me this long to find this out - but Audi and AirBnB partnered with Bayern Munich in what is the raddest AirBnB I have seen. Basically the story is this - during this summe...

PSG Third Kit 2017-18

Nike and PSG have struck once again with jersey greatness - this time with the PSG 2017-18 third kit. The kit is all black and features a tonal dazzle camo design inspired by Paris architectural i...

2017-18 Champions League Match Ball

Today marked two key events for the 2017-18 Champions League. The group stages were announced and adidas has unveiled the Champions League match ball for this upcoming season. According to the th...