| Soccer Board|| Masked Torres revealed as impostor - BobLoblaw on 4/6/13 at 9:59 am|
[quote]Following Chelsea's 3-1 Europa League win against Rubin Kazan, the man believed to be Fernando Torres playing in a protective mask was reveale...
| Soccer Board|| Soccer Sunday - BobLoblaw on 3/10/13 at 9:22 am|
Didnt see a thread going yet, sorry about the lack of flags :usa:
[b]All matches listed in eastern time.[/b]
10am – Fox Soccer Channel – Millwall vs. Blackburn Rovers
11am – FoxSoccer2Go.com – Newcastle United vs. Stoke City
12pm – Fox Soccer Plus/FoxSoccer2Go.com – Liverpool vs. Tottenham...
| Soccer Board|| EPL goal of the weekend - BobLoblaw on 2/24/13 at 6:48 pm|
Lots of great goals this weeked:
-Rafael laser volley against QPR
-Papa Cisse volley from 30+ against Southampton
-Berbatov volley inside the 18 against Stoke
-Grant Holt bundles in a cross to beat everton in stoppage time
-Frank Lampard 200th goal PK miss
If anybody has any goal ...
| Soccer Board|| Spurs successfully clone Gareth Bale - BobLoblaw on 1/23/13 at 7:09 pm|
| Soccer Board|| Zidane's Headbutt - BobLoblaw on 10/29/12 at 9:07 pm|
"Zinedine Zidane's headbutt on Marco Materazzi, that was the result of the fourth official seeing a replay and notifying the referee even though nobody, I think, will ever admit that." - Gab Marcotti on press pass last night
| Soccer Board|| 8/30 Matchday Thread - BobLoblaw on 9/30/12 at 10:06 am|
Come on Villa!
@AVFCOfficial: VILLA: Guzan, Lowton, Vlaar [c], Clark, Bennett, El Ahmadi, Delph, Albrighton, Holman, Agbonlahor, Benteke. #AVFC #AVFCLIVE
@henrywinter: #wbafc (4-2-3-1): Foster; Jones, McAuley, Olsson, Popov; Mulumbu, Yacob; Gera, Morrison, Brunt; Long. via @WBAFCofficial...
| Soccer Board|| Is King Kenny's life unraveling on twitter? - BobLoblaw on 9/24/12 at 6:36 pm|
Or did I just not get it? :dunno:
[quote]@kennethdalglish: Don' t involve me. As long as your mum has no access to the girls as a part settlement go ahead. Divorce her.
@pauldalglish: Do you know @kennethdalglish invented the tooth brush? Otherwise it would be called the teeth brush! @marinad...
| Soccer Board|| Emile Ivanhoe Heskey signs for Newcastle - BobLoblaw on 9/18/12 at 4:32 pm|
[link=(http://www.birminghammail.net/birmingham-sport/aston-villa-fc/aston-villa-news/2012/09/18/aston-villa-emile-heskey-signs-for-newcastle-97319-31859985/)]Newcastle Jets that is.[/link]
So long Powerhouse. Just for the record I single handily blame the collapse of Aston Villa under Martin O'N...
| Soccer Board|| Top selling MLS jerseys by player - BobLoblaw on 9/11/12 at 12:16 pm|
Saw [link=(http://t.co/SOVY9w2O)]this[/link] earlier and found it interesting.
1. David Beckham. LA Galaxy
2. Thierry Henry New York Red Bulls
3. Landon Donovan LA Galaxy
4. Fredy Montero Seattle Sounders FC
5. Dwayne De Rosario D.C. United
6. Chris Wondolowski San Jose Earth...
| Soccer Board|| Platini and UEFA talk Financial Fair Play - BobLoblaw on 9/5/12 at 10:55 am|
[link=(http://soccernet.espn.go.com/feature/_/id/1151697/marcotti:-trying-to-understand-financial-fair-play-?cc=5901)]Per Gab Marcotti at ESPN[/link]
[quote]So many have focused on exclusion from the Champions League as a punishment for violating FFP. And, sure enough, it's the ultimate sanction....
| Soccer Board|| Moussa Dembele to Spurs - BobLoblaw on 8/28/12 at 6:36 pm|
22.38 BST: BREAKING - Fulham have confirmed they have agreed a fee with Tottenham for the sale of midfielder Moussa Dembele. [link=(http://soccernet.espn.go.com/news/story/_/id/1145286/fulham-accept-spurs%27-L15m-dembele-bid?cc=5739)]Full Story[/link]
Should be one of the bigger transfers of the ...
| Soccer Board|| Edu to Stoke City - BobLoblaw on 8/24/12 at 2:51 pm|
[quote]I've just been informed from two directions that Maurice Edu is physically headed to Stoke to complete a deal. The Potters' loan swoop for Spurs man Tom Huddlestone has fallen through, pushing the Rangers midfielder up in line. I am working to confirm if/when the move has been finished, as we...
| Soccer Board|| Wayne Rooney's 'Street Striker' - BobLoblaw on 8/20/12 at 11:09 pm|
Just watched this classic episode of Special 1 TV (YouTube it if your unfamiliar) and I'm still hoping Wayne follows through with his show....
| Soccer Board|| Stan Petrov Update: Cancer now in remission - BobLoblaw on 8/3/12 at 1:11 am|
[quote]"It is with great delight that the club can confirm on behalf of our long-standing captain, Stiliyan Petrov, that Stan's acute leukaemia is in remission," read a club statement.
"Stan would li...
| Soccer Board|| Americans on the move - BobLoblaw on 6/28/12 at 2:17 am|
Per Greg Seltzer:
[quote]I have confirmed that Stoke City are talking fee with the Houston Dynamo over Geoff Cameron, which stands as the last hurdle to the potential move. There are no other suitors at ...
| Soccer Board|| FIFA 12 Pro Club (Xbox 360) - BobLoblaw on 6/20/12 at 7:52 pm|
I just started a pro club on FIFA 12 for Xbox 360. I posted a thread about it on the gaming board already as well.
If anybody is interested in joining the team name is FC Tigerdrop and the abbreviation is FCTD. The team is not public so I have to approve you before you can be added. ...
| Gaming Board|| FIFA 12 Pro Club Xbox 360 - BobLoblaw on 6/20/12 at 6:06 pm|
Hi gaming boarders. Not sure if this has been done here before but would anybody be interested in playing on a tigerdroppings pro club with their virtual pro on Xbox 360?...
| Soccer Board|| Liverpool Managing Director calls Dave Whelan a "Comedian" - BobLoblaw on 6/5/12 at 11:44 am|
[link=(http://www1.skysports.com/football/news/11095/7796307/Ayre-slams-Whelan-antics)]Story from Sky Sports[/link]
[quote]"Our aim from the outset was to conduct a proper, thorough, search and do it in the proper manner," Ayre told the Liverpool Echo.
"From our point of view, we did all the ...
| Soccer Board|| Official Clint Dempsey summer 2012 transfer watch - BobLoblaw on 6/1/12 at 4:25 pm|
OK. So we all know he's looking to move to a champions league club this summer as he's now stated that in about 100 interviews. Several top English clubs (Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham, Liverpool) and PSG have all been rumored. Now it looks like there is some interest coming out of Spain.
| Soccer Board|| Terrence Boyd to move this summer - BobLoblaw on 5/28/12 at 11:58 am|
[link=(http://www.noshortcorners.com/2012/05/terrence-boyd-goodie-saga.html?m=1)]Per Greg Selzer[/link]
[quote]Thanks to sources, I can now definitively confirm that there will be no loan spell for hot USMNT topic Terrence Boyd. Borussia Dortmund have decided they are amply stocked with strong pr...
| Soccer Board|| ENDT - BobLoblaw on 5/25/12 at 7:00 pm|
Early Night Drunk Thread
Thought we could use a little change of pace around here, LNST getting a little predictable.
May I add this thread has been inspired by LSU baseball
Unnecessary pre-posting edit: Abita Biere De Garde at Bulldog. Getting ready to head to free drinks at Fred's ...
| Soccer Board|| New soccer network from Al-Jazeera: beIN Sport (La Liga, Ligue 1, Serie A) - BobLoblaw on 5/19/12 at 12:04 am|
[link=(http://www.epltalk.com/bein-sport-to-launch-2-new-soccer-channels-this-august-in-usa-42889)]now without the beheadings![/link]
Looks like if you want to watch La Liga, Ligue 1 and Serie A next season you better have DISH network...
| Soccer Board|| Roy Hodgsons's new formation for England - BobLoblaw on 5/17/12 at 9:25 am|
[link=(http://t.co/6lsJdMKD)]Roy looks ready to shake things up during the Euro[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| McLeish (finally) Sacked by Aston Villa - BobLoblaw on 5/14/12 at 10:06 am|
:nana: :nana: :nana: ...
| Soccer Board|| Favorites for next seasons Champions League - BobLoblaw on 5/13/12 at 3:42 pm|
So rather than ask "how do you rate the best teams in Europe" I figured this would be a better way to do it.
We can't all agree on whose best but we can (maybe) agree on who will be considered favorites for the tournament that decides who the best team in Europe is. Movement over the summer make...
| Soccer Board|| Can Blackburn still beat the drop? - BobLoblaw on 5/9/12 at 10:29 am|
[link=(http://t.co/ySHskUrF)]Steve Keane still thinks so[/link]
| Soccer Board|| Letter from Blackburn deputy CEO to Venkys - BobLoblaw on 5/8/12 at 11:14 am|
Letter from Blackburns deputy CEO from December pleading with the owners to take action. He proposed a 10 point plan that was apparently ignored....
| Soccer Board|| An Englishman, Welshman and Aussie walk into a bar - BobLoblaw on 5/3/12 at 11:33 pm|
[link=(http://www.birminghammail.net/news/top-stories/2012/05/04/exclusive-video-aston-villa-players-in-birmingham-nightclub-brawl-97319-30897433/)]or atleast they try to[/link]...
| Soccer Board|| Michael Bradley to AS Roma? - BobLoblaw on 5/2/12 at 12:38 pm|
[link=(http://www.noshortcorners.com/2012/05/coupla-things.html)]according to Greg Selzer, AS Roma is still interested in acquiring an American and they have their sights set on Mikey.[/link]
Would be a great move for him IMO. I think his season with Chievo has definitely opened a lot of eyes ar...
| Soccer Board|| Matchday Thread, 5/2 - BobLoblaw on 5/2/12 at 12:10 pm|
Lots of good matches today:
(all games listed in central time)
Chelsea v. Newcastle, 1:45 FSC
Bolton v. Tottenham, 2:00
Atletico v. Sociedad, currently in progress, ESPN3
Barca v. Malaga, 1:00 ESPN 3
Real Madrid v. Bilbao, 3:00
AC Milan v. Atalanta, 1:45, ESP...