| Soccer Board|| Fantastic Grant Wahl Article on Mourinho Making a Guy's Life - Friend of OBUDan on 4/10/13 at 12:31 pm|
[link=(http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/soccer/news/20130410/real-madrid-fan-jose-mourinho/)]Read it. Now.[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| Guardian article on NBC's MLS coverage, what it means for PL coverage - Friend of OBUDan on 3/20/13 at 12:07 pm|
The only thing I want is an online app to watch all the matches online, live and archived. I'd pay FS2G money for that....
| Soccer Board|| Arsenal Impossible Comeback Game Thread and that other game too - Friend of OBUDan on 3/13/13 at 2:22 pm|
COYG!!!!!! We so got this!...
| Soccer Board|| Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait - Friend of OBUDan on 3/8/13 at 8:53 pm|
Got an email about this and figured I'd pass it along. This film is streaming on MUBI. You can sign up for a 7-day free trial and watch it. I think I will because it looked very interesting.
| Soccer Board|| interesting paper on field vision in the EPL - Friend of OBUDan on 3/1/13 at 2:41 pm|
[quote]@CoupNBA Here's that soccer paper about field vision, for those interested: http://t.co/28bSI4lSam [/quote]
Very interesting read on the correlation of visual exploratory behaviors and success for midfielders and forwards in the EPL. Certainly think more of this type of analysis will occur...
| Soccer Board|| Robbie Rogers comes out, retires - Friend of OBUDan on 2/15/13 at 11:11 am|
| Soccer Board|| Kolo Toure Uses Elaborate Back Story for Affair - Friend of OBUDan on 11/25/12 at 9:26 am|
[link=(http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/kolo-toure-had-affair-with-student-by-pretending-1455570)]The shower picture alone is worth the click.[/link]
| Soccer Board|| STOP WHAT YOU'RE DOING - Friend of OBUDan on 10/15/12 at 10:17 pm|
As @EDSBS put it, "GO GO PBR!"
important edit: water....
| Soccer Board|| Footage from 1932 Bayern Munich-Eintracht Frankfurt Title Match - Friend of OBUDan on 10/14/12 at 1:57 pm|
[link=(http://vimeo.com/51263956)]Very cool stuff.[/link] [link=(http://lizaswelt.tumblr.com/post/33565323294/finale-1932)]Another video of it.[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| 2012/13 Winter Transfer Rumor Thread - Friend of OBUDan on 10/9/12 at 5:02 pm|
Now seems as good a time as any to start this puppy up.
Guillem Balague reported today that PSG will offer €60mil for Falcao in January. Atletico is in debt so this kind of figure would be hard for them to pass up......
| Soccer Board|| Not to drop this grenade in here again, but... - Friend of OBUDan on 10/7/12 at 10:15 am|
[link=(http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/blog/2012/oct/06/editorial-john-terry-ashley-cole-chelsea-england)]This editorial from The Observer on Terry/Cole/FA is too good and thought-provoking to not share.[/link] *steps away from the carnage that will ensue*...
| Soccer Board|| IMPORTANT STATUE - Friend of OBUDan on 9/26/12 at 7:10 am|
[link=(http://www.popnsport.com/actus/99545/la-statue-du-coup-de-boule-de-zinedine-zidane-sexpose-a-beaubourg/)]Gaze and behold its wonder.[/link]
| Soccer Board|| Zonal Marking Goes Meta - Friend of OBUDan on 9/25/12 at 12:29 pm|
[link=(http://soccernet.espn.go.com/blog/_/name/tacticsandanalysis/id/225?cc=5901)]and analyzes zonal marking[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| great Rory Smith column on Terry, the English, heroes, and Zonal Marking. - Friend of OBUDan on 9/24/12 at 7:42 am|
[link=(http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/sport/football/the-game/?blogId=Blog0fd8cd80-ce7f-4236-9e9b-6bae16c25d58Post770a619c-2f18-431e-ae21-42f2dd76719d&shareToken=9e754480265bb573344f3238737ff15f)]Free for now. check it out before it goes behind the pay wall.[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| Tony Hibbert Scores First Goal for Everton in Testimonial - Friend of OBUDan on 8/8/12 at 11:11 pm|
[link=(http://deadspin.com/5933127/tony-hibberts-first-career-goal-leads-to-an-all+out-celebration-riot?utm_campaign=socialflow_deadspin_twitter&utm_source=deadspin_twitter&utm_medium=socialflow)]And the fans rush the pitch.[/link] :bow:...
| Soccer Board|| real Madrid vs Santos Laguna - Friend of OBUDan on 8/5/12 at 10:03 pm|
Holy shit, Fox Soccer. How many terrible gambling puns can you fit in an intro?...
| Soccer Board|| Rio charged by FA - Friend of OBUDan on 7/30/12 at 10:29 am|
Everyone is a racist now, officially. Now that w know this, we can begin the healing process.
| Soccer Board|| Olympic Soccer Thread - 7/29 - Friend of OBUDan on 7/29/12 at 10:54 am|
Neymar put on a freaking show as Brazil beat Belarus 3-1. 1 goal on am amazing FK, 2 fantastic assists. What a fricking talent.
| Soccer Board|| Doping Doctor Linked to Spanish Clubs? - Friend of OBUDan on 7/13/12 at 11:51 am|
[link=(http://fussballdoping.derwesten-recherche.org/2012/07/spanische-dopingarzte-als-fusball-betreuer/)]Germans. no seriously, you'll need google translate[/link]
Apparently some dude who was big time in cycling doping also worked for Barcelona and Valencia. ...
| Soccer Board|| Big News: Drogba to Barca??? - Friend of OBUDan on 6/25/12 at 6:10 pm|
[quote]@GuillemBalague In Spain it is being reported that Didier Drogba is arriving tomorrow to Barcelona to sign for FC Barcelona[/quote]...
| Soccer Board|| Premier League UK TV rights - huge news - Friend of OBUDan on 6/13/12 at 11:25 am|
Sky Sports beat out competition from Al Jazeera and ESPN to secure 5 of the 7 TV rights packages from 2013-16. British Telecom beat out ESPN for the other two. All told, deals worth £3bil, a £1.2bil increase. Incredible....
| Soccer Board|| ESPN reports Terrence Boyd to Rapid Vienna - Friend of OBUDan on 6/11/12 at 10:33 am|
Says it's a 3 year deal....
| Soccer Board|| Spencer Hall's Rootability Index for the Euros - Friend of OBUDan on 6/8/12 at 2:00 pm|
[link=(http://mobile.sbnation.com/soccer/2012/6/8/3072742/euro-2012-soccer-preview)]must read. hilarious.[/link]...
| Movie/TV Board|| Alfie Allen Interview with Vulture - GoT book spoilers - Friend of OBUDan on 6/4/12 at 10:34 am|
No real spoilers in the interview but what he said will certainly prompt some spoiler-y discussion...
Response to being asked what he asked GRRM:
[quote]You know, I asked him about who Jon Snow's real parents were, and he told me. I can't say who, but I can tell you that it involves a bit of a...
| Soccer Board|| Rodgers to 'Pool per BBC - Friend of OBUDan on 5/30/12 at 8:25 am|
[quote]Swansea City manager Brendan Rodgers is expected to be confirmed as the new Liverpool manager in the next 48 hours.[/quote]...
| Soccer Board|| German, who here knows it? (Inside: Dortmund celebration video) - Friend of OBUDan on 5/15/12 at 12:32 pm|
[link=(http://youtu.be/Jp6odsjY2AY?t=17m44s)]Here's a video of Dortmund answering questions in some studio after their cup win.[/link] I started it at the 17:44 mark because the host asks Kagawa something to the effect of whether he is staying at Dortmund or not. Then one of his teammates says somet...
| Soccer Board|| Carlos Tevez, never one for controversy... - Friend of OBUDan on 5/14/12 at 2:30 pm|
| Soccer Board|| Latest Bebe Corruption Scandal Article - Friend of OBUDan on 5/10/12 at 11:38 am|
This stuff is crazy.
| Soccer Board|| EMST: PUYOL OUT FOR EUROS EDITION - Friend of OBUDan on 5/8/12 at 6:22 am|
Puyol and Villa out for Euros. Hendo rejoices.
M'Vila to Arsenal for 22mil euros (a record for us).
ManU jumping in on Tottenham's move for Vertonghen....
| Soccer Board|| Messi: 50 La Liga goals/72 overall this season - Friend of OBUDan on 5/5/12 at 3:39 pm|