What a Way to End his Career

Is there any better way to end your career than scoring a goal in your own testimonial against the New York Cosmos. Take a quick look at his fantastic finish below. Testimonial matches are not common in the United States but I have always loved these games. They make the game a celebration for the … Continue reading

Cosmos Are Back! … for one game

I wish they could just  announce the Cosmos as the 20th MLS. Garber wants it, New York City wants it, the media wants it, and I am sure Umbro wants it (The kit sponsors for the Cosmos). They have even done most of the dirty work an MLS team needs to succeed, have a fan … Continue reading

Trio of Hat Tricks

When HH Stephenson started the saying of Hat Trick in 1878 in cricket, he never thought that it would become as commonly used in as many sports as it does. Suddenly the saying of Hat Trick made it into the rule book of soccer and later Hockey and many other sports. Last week the soccer … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League Final Review

Memorial Day Weekend started off with a bang this weekend with a great game in London. The New Wembley was packed with 90,000 fans and was truly a fun sight to see this weekend as the two best teams in Europe faced off. Barcelona showed exactly why they are possible one of the all-time best … Continue reading

Stuart Holden’s Injury Woes Continue

Unfortunately, once again Stuart Holden’s progression as a great player must be postponed after a gruesome tackle was made by Johnny Evans during the Manchester United/Bolton game this past weekend. Stuart Holden was given 26 stitches and will miss the next six months. Stuart Holden was not only making leaps and bounds in the EPL, … Continue reading