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Happy Birthday to the GOAT Lionel Messi

29 years ago, the sport of soccer got the greatest gift it could ever imagine. A young Lionel Andres Messi was born in Rosario, Argentina and, almost instantly, a legend was born. I began watching Messi during the 2005 U-20...
Liverpool vs AC Milan

Throwback Thursday: Liverpool vs AC Milan 2005 CL Final

Once upon a time… Paolo Maldini’s star-packed AC Milan side were just 45 minutes away from their seventh Champions League title in 2005. After an opening goal in the first minute of play by the eternal captain Maldini...
Messi Retires

Messi Retires From Argentina

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKy_PmT_EFQ Almost instantly after the Copa America final, Argentina captain Lionel Messi announced his retirement from the national team. Messi claimed, “It clearly wasn’t for him”. Quickly following him, Barcelona teammate Javier Mascherano and best friend Sergio Agüero also announced...

The Weekend of the Clasico From The Eyes of A Study Abroad Student

It’s been nearly 48 hours since I was able to witness one of the greatest Clasicos in recent years. To this precise moment, I am still unable to summarize my feelings and emotions into words. How does one captivate...
Messi's new hair

Messi’s New Hair Shocks The Internet

Earlier today, Lionel Messi’s girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo posted a picture on Instagram of Messi’s new hair. The picture has gone viral as the world is both in awe and amazement. Messi has clearly channeled his inner “Slim Shady” with his...

Throwback Thursday: El Salvador Takes Down Mexico 2-1

Once upon a time… one of the most heated rivalries in North America went down to San Salvador, El Salvador as a struggling Mexico side attempted to get their 2010 World Cup qualifiers back on track against a feisty...

Happy Birthday, Jorge “el Magico” Gonzalez. Greatest Player That Never Was

Known as the “Greatest Who Never Was”, Jorge “el Magico” Gonzalez is considered to be the best soccer player to ever come out of Central America. Nicknamed “el Magico”, or “the magician”, for his ability to create incredible magic...
Lionel Messi Free Kick

Messi Free Kick Shocks The World

As many of you guys may know, I'm kind of a huge Messi fan. I try my best to hide it as I write my pieces, but sometimes, I truly can't help but express my admiration for this man...

Throwback Thursday: U.S Blows the 2009 Confederations Cup Final

Once upon a time.. The United States was on the verge of winning their first non-CONCACAF title after ending Spain’s incredible unbeaten streak. On the other side of the pitch was the all powerful Brazil. Both sides had two...

Cussgate: Messi Cussed Out Referee and FIFA Bans Him For 4 Games

Lionel Messi has been given a four match ban by FIFA earlier today for reportedly insulting a referee during Argentina’s game against Chile. Reports claim that the nation’s captain insulted the assistant referee after he called a foul against...