| Soccer Board|| And here come the Mario Balotelli to MLS rumors... - WarSlamEagle on 3/1/15 at 6:56 pm|
[quote]Mario Balotelli is being lined up for a shock exit from Liverpool, with MLS outfit Orlando City set to open talks for his services.
Balotelli, who has struggled to shine in his debut season at Anfield, has been strongly linked with a move at the end of the campaign.
And reports say he i...
| Soccer Board|| Ian Darke was almost traded to FOX - WarSlamEagle on 2/25/15 at 2:47 pm|
Man, what could have been. (Katie Nolan would've been great on ESPN, too.)
[quote]Hey, here's a fun little story. Remembe...
| Soccer Board|| Paging S: Russell Crowe possibly buying Leeds United? - WarSlamEagle on 2/25/15 at 1:46 pm|
[quote]Russell Crowe is considering a takeover of Leeds United - and has asked Twitter to help.
In response to a tweet which read: "please buy leeds. In need of help!!", the Oscar-winning actor tweeted: "Anybody else think this is a good idea?"
Gladiator star Crowe is already the co-owner of r...
| Movie/TV Board|| RIP Harris Wittels - WarSlamEagle on 2/19/15 at 7:26 pm|
[quote]Harris Wittels, one of the executive producers of "Parks and Recreation" died at his home Thursday from a possible drug overdose ... TMZ has learned.
According to law enforcement sources ... Wittels was pronounced dead around 1 PM. We're told the 30-year-old was found lying on his...
| Soccer Board|| Qatar 2022 in the winter is reportedly a done deal - WarSlamEagle on 2/18/15 at 1:37 pm|
FoOBUD's good friend G R A N T W A H L is reporting this.
[quote]Multiple sources say it's a done deal that World Cup 2022 will take place in November and December of 2022 in Qatar. A FIFA task force will meet in Doha next week and make that recommendation, and the FI...
| Soccer Board|| Football Manager 2015 - WarSlamEagle on 2/11/15 at 5:44 pm|
Who has it? Just bought it, downloading on Steam now.
I took last year's game off, and I'm hitting that point in FIFA career modes where I just want to buy and sell and tweak teams more than actually play the game. (It happens every year.)...
| Movie/TV Board|| Spider-Man will officially be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe - WarSlamEagle on 2/9/15 at 11:00 pm|
[quote]Under the deal, the new Spider-Man will first appear in a Marvel film from Marvel's Cinematic Universe (MCU). Sony Pictures will thereafter release the next ...
| Soccer Board|| 2/8 Match Thread: Hammers-United, USWNT-France, AFCON Final, etc. - WarSlamEagle on 2/8/15 at 10:28 am|
I know no one wanted to have a thread for the first two EPL matches of the day, but I'll make one for this match and the AFCON Final later today.
USWNT plays France in a bit, and Barcelona plays Bilbao, too....
| Soccer Board|| DR Congo keeper does standing backflip during penalties at AFCON - WarSlamEagle on 2/7/15 at 12:33 pm|
Penalty taker missed the kick, too....
| Soccer Board|| Jetro Willems receives red card 29 seconds into match - WarSlamEagle on 2/3/15 at 2:32 pm|
It was his first career red card, too.
MAKE IT MEMORABLE, J-DUB
ETA: The more I look at the Vine, the more I'm sure Jetro didn't even touch the guy....
| 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.