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  • The Coaches’ Starter Kit

    The Coaches’ Starter Kit

    In the soccer gear world, it’s rare that someone takes the time to point out the perfect gear for the coaches.  Other than being responsible for nearly every aspect of practice, the coach is stuck with bringing and having equipment to make the proper drills happen.  This list helps you […]

  • Backed By Messi: Episode 3

    Backed By Messi: Episode 3

    After choosing the ten players lucky enough to wear his gear, then talking about how hard players have to work in training to reach the heights of world football, then the players showing what they do to get themselves hyped up for big matches; we now turn to see how […]

  • An Interview with Beast Mode Soccer

    An Interview with Beast Mode Soccer

    In the world of professional sport, there is no shortage of players searching for a way to take their game to another level.  The ultimate goal of anyone donning a jersey is always to dominate within their pursuits.  In the soccer world, there is one organization that has actually elevated […]

  • adidas ACE 15.1 Leather Review

    adidas ACE 15.1 Leather Review

    While the three stripes tout all the latest and greatest of their revolution, some aspects of the past are not so easily left behind.  The Predator and F50 may be dead, but adidas could not let the concept of a well-built leather boot fade into that good night.  With the […]

  • Hope Solo: World’s Worst Smack Talker

    Hope Solo: World’s Worst Smack Talker

    Hope Solo and her Seattle Reign teammates are not the happiest folks at the moment.  A second NWSL Final loss at the hands of Kansas City, another season without a trophy to cap their season, and their Final loss came within the confines of their biggest rival. However, Hope solo’s […]

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    The Liverpool Lie

    Klopp?  Ancelotti?  What does the future hold for a club that is entering into a world where a large section of their fans have no recollection of them being anything other than a team battling for fifth?  Is it time for Liverpool fans to step into their present situation with […]

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    CONCACAF Cup Anything But Gold

    While some might simply point to a miserable experience for anyone rooting for the USMNT as the main reason for disparaging CONCACAF after the most recent Gold Cup, the entirety of the tournament still showed that the international soccer in this region is broken…and needs fixing. Even as Mexico fans […]

  • Delph Doubles Back, Then Doubles Down

    Delph Doubles Back, Then Doubles Down

    In one of the most odd transfer stories in recent history, Fabian Delph now finds himself part of something that will certainly go down in transfer lore. The move will see the England international suiting up for Manchester City in the upcoming season, and a positive step for a player […]

  • adidas Nitrocharge 1.0 Review

    adidas Nitrocharge 1.0 Review

    While the adidas NitroCharge may never truly feel like a proper member of the Adidas family, there can be no doubt that many have found the newest adidas silo to hold everything that they look for in a boot instead of finding their joy in the Predator/F50/11Pro.  The original Nitro […]