Tommy Tombridge, Northwestern 2013/Kickapoo 2009, will be in goal tonight representing "the rest of the world" in the live broadcast of Leo Messi and Friends from Soldier Field in Chicago. Game time is 6:00 pm and it will be broadcast live on ESPN Via the Chicago Business Journal - The list of international soccer stars who will play in the Messi & Friends vs. the Rest of … [Read more...] about Tommy Tombridge Faces Leo Messi Tonight at 6pm
The celebration complete, here is the list of winners at the annual Ballon d'Or presentations: FIFA Ballon d'Or: LIONEL MESSI FIFA Women's World Player of the Year Award 2012: ABBY WAMBACH FIFA Puskas Award: MIROSLAV STOCH FIFA Coach of the Year: VICENTE DEL BOSQUE FIFA Women's Coach of the Year: PIA SUNDHAGE FIFA / FIFPro World XI: Goalkeeper: Iker … [Read more...] about It’s Messi and Wambach plus Pia
UPDATED - Via The Guardian - Lionel Messi reached another milestone in his phenomenal career on Sunday when he set a record for goals scored in a calendar year of 86 with a double strike at Real Betis, eclipsing Gerd Müller's 40-year-old tally of 85. Check out Bundesliga Fanatic (run out of St Louis) look at Messi breaks Muller's record Barcelona's world player of the … [Read more...] about Lionel Messi Sets Scoring Record
Via ESPN - The future of American soccer will be determined by one man. And, perhaps surprisingly, he is neither Jurgen Klinsmann, Clint Dempsey nor Ian Darke. Rich Luker, a 59-year-old baseball-loving social scientist based in North Carolina, is the brains behind the ESPN Sports Poll, the complex database that recently pronounced soccer as America's second-most popular … [Read more...] about Soccer – America’s 2nd Most Popular Sport!
Fox Soccer is showing this packaged game featuring many big name stars from South America. Live on Fox Soccer at 6:00 pm Saturday. The game include Clint Dempsey and Carlos Bocanegra on the Star's squad while Messi, Drogba and Suarez will also be featured. The World Soccer Masters is a new concept that links on the same event a top class sporting event with top class … [Read more...] about Catch Dempsey and Bocanegra on World Soccer Masters Saturday