by Armando Perez – The U.S. men’s national team home jersey has provided some memorable moments for the fans of the Stars and Stripes since being launched by Nike last March.  The all-white jersey with grey hooped pinstripes quietly made a bold statement ...
Why Always Me?  Mario Balotelli is probably asking himself that again as he laces up another special edition pair of his Puma evoPowers with the easy answer being the Liverpool striker is one of the globe’s top players. Balotelli was spotted breaking in his new...
The 2015 Gold Cup is not until July of next year but World Soccer Shop is gearing up to make this the best tournament in history.  The planning for major tournaments starts well over a year in advance and World Soccer Shop was in Miami at the CONCACAF headquart...
Sunderland unveiled a new white jersey for their match against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday night.  The jersey, which is not available for purchase, was designed and on hand to avoid a potential color clash with both the home and away jerseys. The ...
The relegation zone has a close eye on tonight’s Monday Night Football match-up between Crystal Palace and Sunderland at Selhurst Park.  The visiting Black Cats, who have conceded 10 goals and scored 0 in their last 2 matches, are sitting in the drop zone on 8 ...
Crystal Palace Football Club was founded in 1905 by workers who maintained the grounds around the Crystal Palace, the iron and glass structure built for Prince Albert’s Great Exhibition in 1851, after it had been moved from the original location in Hyde Park to...
Crystal Palace Football Club was formed on September 10, 1905.  The London based club started play in the Southern Football League and have played at every level of professional soccer in England over their 108 year history.  During the course of their history,...
The Premier League has taking over in the U.S.  With fans buying jerseys, gathering in bars to watch matches with fellow supporters, including their favorite players on fantasy soccer teams, and playing out upcoming results on EA Sports and there is no argument...
Manchester United Football Club’s Eric Cantona was fined, suspended, and given community service rather than jail time for a karate chop to fan Matthew Simmons while leaving the pitch after being red carded for merely kicking another player in 1995 on this day ...
The Premier League, the world’s best soccer league in the country that invented the game, is starting to become ‘Americanized.’  Don’t turn your nose down to quickly and think ‘say it ain’t so!’  When Crystal Palace were promoted to England’s top division last ...
James Rodriguez is the hottest name in soccer after a great World Cup in Brazil and high-profile move to Real Madrid.  The midfielder sat down with Icons, the world’s leading football memorabilia brand, to autograph jerseys and added a personal touch to WorldSo...
Shortly after Philipp Lahm hoisted the FIFA World Cup Trophy for German’s winning run in Brazil, the attention turned to the next 4-year cycle and Russia 2018.  FIFA officially started the countdown to the next World Cup by unveiling the official emblem for Rus...
Puma powered the New York Red Bulls Bradley Wright-Phillips to the 2014 MLS Golden Boot with the striker finishing strong with a brace in the final regular season match.  The double gave the Big Apple side a 2-0 win over Sporting Kansas City and tied Wright-Phi...
Football (soccer) allegiances are part of your heritage in England and around the world.  The team dad cheers for (traditionally the local team) is the team his sons and daughters cheer for.  But that is all changing in this digital media world where a father i...
One of the great perks of working in the soccer industry is getting to make the pilgrimage to Nike’s global headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon a couple of times a year.  It sounds like something that would get old but there is so much sports going on it never do...