| Soccer Board|| Brek Shea back to these United States - WarSlamEagle on 12/14/14 at 3:30 pm|
He'll be an Orlando City player by the end of the week, per the Orlando Sentinel....
| Soccer Board|| The 2014 Soccer Board 2 Chainz True Ass, No Lie Awards*: Nominations - WarSlamEagle on 12/11/14 at 11:39 pm|
[i]*name subject to change[/i]
After a year off, [link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/p/38772453/the-2012-tdcom-soccer-board-2-chainz-true-ass-no-lie-awards-ceremony-thread/)]they're[/link] back.
This thread will be used for two purposes:
1. Nominate for the already existing categories...
| Soccer Board|| Real Sociedad Just Hired a Football Genius - WarSlamEagle on 11/10/14 at 5:33 pm|
[quote]COMUNICADO OFICIAL: David Moyes, nuevo entrenador de la Real Sociedad http://bit.ly/1xEBNOU #BienvenidoMoyes #RealSociedad[/quote]
| Soccer Board|| Dortmund takes the lead on a 40-yard own goal - WarSlamEagle on 11/9/14 at 12:03 pm|
They might get out of last place thanks to this beauty:
| Soccer Board|| Top "Big Five" Clubs for Homegrown Talent Production - WarSlamEagle on 10/28/14 at 7:24 am|
La Liga giants Barcelona have produced more footballers currently playing in Europe's top leagues than any other club, according to new research by the CIES Football Observatory.
There are 43 different players who have come through Barca's La Masia academy currently plying their trades in the "bi...
| Soccer Board|| Schalke Hire Roberto Di Matteo - WarSlamEagle on 10/7/14 at 9:22 am|
[quote]The Bundesliga's second sacking of the season is Jens Keller, who has been let go by Schalke 04. They've already brought in a replacement, hiring former Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion manager Roberto Di Matteo.
Schalke sporting director Horst Heldt talked about the change in managers in ...
| Soccer Board|| Galaxy Looking to Buy Pirlo, per ESPN - WarSlamEagle on 9/23/14 at 2:00 pm|
[quote]@ESPNFC: TRANSFER NEWS: The @LAGalaxy are mulling a bid to bring Andrea Pirlo to @MLS as early as January, sources say. http://t.co/JdY1SgcIH6 [/quote]
| Soccer Board|| Matchday 9/21 - WarSlamEagle on 9/21/14 at 7:44 am|
RvP just put United on the board in the 13th minute, ending his long drought. Fine pass by Falcao for an easy header....
| Soccer Board|| Felix Magath: He Gone - WarSlamEagle on 9/18/14 at 11:27 am|
Fulham have announced manager Felix Magath has left the club.[/quote]
Dead last in the Championship, one point in seven matches, lost to Forest 5-3 yesterday.
Fulham was his 10th club since 1995.
ETA: According to Opta, Magath only won three of 19 league matches during his tim...
| Soccer Board|| This is how SOME Crew fans marked Landon Donovan's visit to Columbus - WarSlamEagle on 8/16/14 at 9:08 pm|
That obviously motivated a Galaxy squad to go out there and…
Get beat 4-1 by the Crew.
| Soccer Board|| EPL Survivor? - WarSlamEagle on 8/15/14 at 1:42 pm|
Are we doing this again or nah?...
| Soccer Board|| Men In Blazers Moving From ESPN to NBC - WarSlamEagle on 8/10/14 at 6:59 pm|
They retweeted a WSJ story about it, but it's behind a paywall. Can't read any more than this:
[quote]The popular soccer commentating duo is leaving ESPN for NBC Sports, becoming the latest in a series of recent bets on soccer's rising popularity in the U.S.[/quote]
(I'll post a link to any fr...
| Soccer Board|| Whoa, Ligue 1 Starts Today - WarSlamEagle on 8/8/14 at 1:50 pm|
PSG already up 1-0 on Reims in the opener.
Can't see them not winning the league again this year, especially with Monaco sitting on their hands after selling Hummus, and who knows what will happen with Falcao?
The race for the other UCL spots in this league is usually interesting, and followin...
| Soccer Board|| Twellman: Donovan to Retire at End of MLS Season - WarSlamEagle on 8/7/14 at 12:15 pm|
[quote]RT @TaylorTwellman: Big announcement doesn't mean new player for @LAGalaxy. Looks like @landondonovan retiring at end of 2014 @MLS season. #BreakingNews[/quote]
| Soccer Board|| France's Ridiculous Goal at the U-20 Women's WC - WarSlamEagle on 8/7/14 at 1:06 am|
The sequence would've made a simple tap-in a fantastic goal.
But this finish...
| Soccer Board|| Favorite Club Names - WarSlamEagle on 8/4/14 at 2:50 pm|
Was scrolling through Twitter yesterday and saw a transfer rumor about a guy from [b]FC Torpedo Moscow[/b], who is going to be in the Russian Premier League this season.
That might pass ...
| Soccer Board|| This Will Be the Downfall of the EPL - WarSlamEagle on 7/30/14 at 12:11 pm|
First the World Cup, now the Premier League. What happened to real soccer?
| Soccer Board|| Fernando Torres is already in midseason form - WarSlamEagle on 7/27/14 at 12:18 pm|
From Chelsea's friendly with mighty Ol Ljubljana....
| Soccer Board|| Wednesday: Friendlies Night in America - WarSlamEagle on 7/23/14 at 5:48 pm|
Toronto FC vs. Tottenham Hotspur
BMO Field, Toronto
7 pm ET on ESPN2
Columbus Crew vs. Crystal Palace
Crew Stadium, Columbus
7:30 pm ET on TheCrew.com
Atlético Nacional vs. AS Monaco
Marlins Stadium, Miami
8 pm ET on beIN Sports
Sporting KC vs. Manchester City
Sporting Park, K...
| Soccer Board|| Soccer has made it in the South (SEC Media Days) - WarSlamEagle on 7/15/14 at 10:53 am|
Dan Mullen answering a question about Liverpool and the World Cup.
Well, I was not expecting this. Mullen asked about the World Cup. "I kind of grew up around watching that stuff. ... I'm a big sports fan."
Mullen: "I do think SEC football could be co...