| Soccer Board|| Legendary striker Alfredo di Stéfano in critical condition - BraveTiger225 on 7/5/14 at 12:26 pm|
Played for Colombia, Argentina and Spain in a very strange international career, but the man is a Real Madrid legend. Over 200 goals for the club, won 8 La Liga...
| Soccer Board|| Fulham 2014/15 Thread - Quest for Promotion - BraveTiger225 on 7/5/14 at 11:34 am|
I really don't have much to say here. The team looks different than it did last season. My hope is that relegation means more of the talented youngsters get a chance to shine.
Kostas Stafylidis (loan - ...
| Soccer Board|| WC Quarterfinal | Brasil vs. Colombia | 3 pm CDT | ESPN - BraveTiger225 on 7/4/14 at 1:39 pm|
| Soccer Board|| Mark Geiger assigned as referee for France-Nigeria - BraveTiger225 on 6/29/14 at 8:04 am|
Geiger becomes the first American referee selected to work as the primary official for a knockout round match at the World Cup.
'MURICA! :usa: :usa: :usa:...
| Soccer Board|| BRA-CHI/COL-URU refs announced - BraveTiger225 on 6/26/14 at 8:40 pm|
Howard Webb for Brazil-Chile. Björn Kuipers for Colombia-Uruguay.
Wonder if Mark Geiger is still in the running for a knockout match. He would deserve it based on his...
| Soccer Board|| I Fookin Believe - BraveTiger225 on 6/21/14 at 1:33 pm|
I have a had few beers and I am confident. We will get three points tomorrow and advance to the Round of 16. Bring on those greased up frickers and their gimpy knees.
| Soccer Board|| Commentators for Matches - 6/13 & 6/14 - BraveTiger225 on 6/12/14 at 6:35 pm|
[b]Mexico vs. Cameroon[/b] - Fernando Palomo y Alejandro Moreno
[b]Spain vs. Netherlands[/b] - Jon Champion & Stewart Robson
[b]Chile vs. Australia[/b] - Daniel Mann & Kasey Keller
[b]Colombia vs. Greece[/b] - Adrian Healey & Taylor Twellman
[b]Uruguay vs. Costa Rica[/b] - Jon Champion & Stewa...
| Soccer Board|| Friendlies - Saturday, 6/7 - BraveTiger225 on 6/7/14 at 7:14 am|
[b]All times CT[/b]
Cameroon vs. Moldova, 9 a.m.
Argentina vs. Slovenia, 1:45 p.m.
Belgium vs. Tunisia, 1:45 p.m.
El Salvador vs. Spain, 3 p.m.
England vs. Honduras, 3:45 p.m.
USA vs. Nigeria, 5 p.m. - This game will have a separate thread I'm sure...
| Soccer Board|| Reykjavik: Where to catch USA-Ghana match? - BraveTiger225 on 5/18/14 at 8:08 pm|
Heard Caplewood might have thoughts, but all others can chime in too. Didn't want good suggestions to get buried in another thread.
Also, anyone who has other tips for the city please let me know. Have three full days there including Independence Day (theirs, not ours)....
| Soccer Board|| Honduras names World Cup squad - BraveTiger225 on 5/5/14 at 8:34 pm|
Another 23-man squad has been released.
[b]GOALKEEPERS (3):[/b] Noel Valladares (Olimpia), Donis Escober (Olimpia), Luis López (Real España)
[b]DEFENDERS (8):[/b] Brayan Beckeles (Olimpia), Arnold Peralta (Rangers), Emilio Izaguirre (Celtic), Juan Carlos García (Wigan Athletic), Maynor Figuero...
| Soccer Board|| Fans of non-EPL clubs CHECK IN - BraveTiger225 on 5/4/14 at 6:08 pm|
| Soccer Board|| I BELIEVEEEEE - BraveTiger225 on 4/12/14 at 11:33 am|
That Fulham can pull it out...I believeeee...
That schedulers fricking hate Canaries....and III believeee...
That God only loves the Whites!!!
I am the FULHAM and the FULHAM just believes!!!!!
#beer #bookofmormon #copyrightsviolated...
| Soccer Board|| Fulham will Survive! - BraveTiger225 on 3/21/14 at 9:08 pm|
Like Gloria Gaynor! We gon' own dis shit!...
| Soccer Board|| Anyone have a copy of "Life as a fan in the Championship by S?" - BraveTiger225 on 3/1/14 at 11:38 am|
Methinks I'll need some offseason reading to get ready....
| Soccer Board|| Piling on Moyes - BraveTiger225 on 1/5/14 at 3:31 pm|
I'll just leave this here:
| Coaching Changes|| Mortensen reporting Mike Munchak fired by Titans - BraveTiger225 on 1/4/14 at 1:43 pm|
[quote]Chris Mortensen ?@mortreport 1m
Mike Munchak fired. ,per league sources[/quote]...
| More Sports Board|| An Update on America's Great Hope: John Shuster - BraveTiger225 on 12/14/13 at 11:59 am|
The USA finished pool play in the Olympic men's curling qualifier 5-2, in a 4-way tie. Germany and the Czech Republic claimed the first two seeds, forcing our Hero into a must-win tiebreaker match today.
Shuster had the hammer in the match and played a flawless final end to defeat South Korea, 7...
| Coaching Changes|| Bryan Harsin hired as Boise State coach - BraveTiger225 on 12/11/13 at 3:04 pm|
This means Arkansas State is once again on the lookout for a head coach....
| Soccer Board|| World Cup pots press conference (Live on FIFA.com - link inside) - BraveTiger225 on 12/3/13 at 9:47 am|
Probably won't be any surprises, but Der Shithead is unpredictable.
[b][u]POT 1 (Seeds)[/b][/u]
| Soccer Board|| Ran a WC draw scenario - I hate the USA, apparently - BraveTiger225 on 11/17/13 at 8:38 am|
I just set up my own draw for shits and giggles using what I think the pots will look like.
Pot 1: Brazil, Spain, Germany, Argentina, Colombia, Belgium, Uruguay, Switzerland
Pot 2: USA, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, South Korea, Iran, Australia, Japan
Pot 3: Chile, Ecuador, Nigeria, Ivory C...
| Soccer Board|| Morning, ladies. Cameroon v Tunisia, 8 am beIN - BraveTiger225 on 11/17/13 at 7:35 am|
Anyone joining me for Cameroon-Tunisia?
0-0 after the first leg.
CC Hotel Blend (have to import from La.) and frosted strawberry pop tarts....
| Soccer Board|| European Qualifiers thread - 10/11 - BraveTiger225 on 10/11/13 at 10:36 am|
I may or may not post a schedule. Laziness and all.
Armenia - Bulgaria scoreless after 35 minutes in one of the key Group B ties in the battle for 2nd place....
| Soccer Board|| THE MATCH DAY THREAD™© - September 28 - BraveTiger225 on 9/28/13 at 6:47 am|
Full schedule to follow.
Spurs - Chelsea, 6:45 a.m. (NBCSN)
Aston Villa - Manchester City, 9 a.m. (NBCSN)
Fulham - Cardiff, 9 a.m. (Extra)
Hull - West Ham, 9 a.m. (Extra)
Manchester United - West Brom, 9 a.m. (Extra)
Southampton - Crystal Palace, 9 a.m. (Extra)
| Soccer Board|| THE MATCH DAY THREAD™© - September 22 - BraveTiger225 on 9/22/13 at 7:37 am|
Schedule posted momentarily.
Already Swansea and Arsenal in front.
Arsenal - Stoke City, 7:30 a.m. (CNBC)
Crystal Palace - Swansea City, 7:30 a.m. (Extra)
Manchester City - Manchester United, 10 a.m. (NBCSN)
Cardiff City - Tottenham Hotspur, 10 a.m. (Extra)...
| Soccer Board|| THE MATCH DAY THREAD™© - September 21 - BraveTiger225 on 9/20/13 at 10:58 pm|
All right, ladies. (I guess that doesn’t have the same meaning on this board, but whatever.) Since Fulham is going to get raped by Chelsea today, I’ll try to enjoy the rest of the football. Here’s a list of what’s on TV (to the best of my knowledge).
[b]All times CDT[/b]
[b][u]ENGLAND – PRE...
| Soccer Board|| Match Day Thray 9/14 - BraveTiger225 on 9/14/13 at 7:06 am|
United currently dominating Palace but still 0-0. Ashley Young just got booked for diving. Pretty much pulled a Reggie-Miller-esque trailing left leg to draw contact....
| Soccer Board|| FIFA Rankings released (September edition) - BraveTiger225 on 9/12/13 at 9:57 am|
I know they mean nothing, but interesting to see the movement given the competitive matches just completed. Argentina, Belgium and Uruguay made nice jumps.
Nation, total points, variation in placement from August.
| Soccer Board|| Cape Verde pwned by FIFA: Disqualified - BraveTiger225 on 9/12/13 at 8:28 am|
Fielded an ineligible player against Tunisia and the match is forfeited. 3-0 to Tunisia, and the Tunisians are through to the final qualifying round....
| Soccer Board|| Qualifiers 9/10 - BraveTiger225 on 9/10/13 at 9:02 am|
Teams with a chance to clinch HOY!
Uzbekistan-Jordan under way in the second leg of their Asian playoff. Winner plays the 5th placed team in South America.
| Soccer Board|| 9/7 Qualifiers - BraveTiger225 on 9/7/13 at 9:05 am|
Mostly Africa today, but some groups are tight.
Remember in this phase, 10 groups of 4. Winners advance to a two-leg playoff for the 5 CAF World Cup berths.
Already through: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Egypt, Algeria.
If you recall, Ethiopia had secured top spot in Group A after Matchday 5, but af...