The Copa America is next summer in Chile and CONMEBOL is looking for help in naming the Copa America 2015 mascot, a young fox that loves football.  #BienvenidaMascota. Fans are being asked to help name the new mascot.  Visit the official Chile 2015 website to c...
The still nameless UEFA Euro 2016 mascot has been unveiled and if the tournament is even close to being as exciting as the little boy mascot appears to be happy go-lucky than we are in for a treat next summer. And the fans get the chance to name the mascot with...
Santa Claus popped into the consciousness of American soccer fans in October and it was not due to the cooling weather or the anticipation of the coming holiday but the news that Finnish 3rd division team, FC Santa Claus Arctic Circle, earned promotion to the 2...
Major League Soccer expansion side New York City Football Club has been very vocal about their intentions to excel in the league and even the sports world ahead of their inagural season. With a very strong financial backing, globally revered superstars coming t...
The Austrian Football Association (OFB) and Puma announced on Tuesday in Ernst-Happel-Stadium of Vienna that they will extend the current partnership with Puma as the official provider of the team kits for all the national teams.  The deal runs through 2018. Th...
Santa Claus’ big day is coming soon.  And it will get here sooner than you think as Jolly Old Saint Nick is giving kids and adults alike a sneak peek into what to expect this holiday when he pops his head up from the North Pole to go over his holiday plans on M...
The Japanese Football Association extended their kit deal with adidas for an additional 8-years last week.  The agreement will see the 3-Stripes be the official jersey provider for all of Japan’s national teams through 2022. “As the president of Adidas Japan K....
Ajax will get a new look on January 1, 2015 when Ziggo becomes the new main jersey sponsor for the club’s first team.  The Netherlands national cable and media company takes over mid-season from Aegon, who signed with Ajax in 2007 extended their deal for only 6...
After a 20 year run with Nike, PSV Eindhoven are rumored to be on the verge of signing a 5-year kit deal with Umbro.  The deal has not been finalized or signed but Dutch sports journalist Thijs Slegers is reporting it is a done deal. Umbro, a brand previously o...
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy so to keep from going crazy the folks at World Soccer Shop make sure to get away from soccer related activities some when travelling for work.  But we did not get too far detached from work during our visit to meet wit...