Abby Wambach played her final competitive match on Wednesday.  The forward retires with 255 caps and an all-time record of 184 goals.  Nike and players from the USWNT team pay tribute to Wambach in this new video ‘90’ will never be quite the same without you.’ ...
The soccer world was turned on its head on this day in soccer history when the Bosman Ruling was handed down by the European Court of Justice in 1995.  The ruling allowed players out of contract to move freely between clubs which has become known as Bosman Free...
Cristiano Ronaldo is the most popular or we should say most searched men’s soccer player according to Google’s Year in Search 2015 tabulations for U.S. searches.  The Real Madrid and Portugal player has been in form scoring 53 goals and adding 16 assists in his...
The 2016 Copa American Centenario is bucking the trend of playing major soccer finals at the Rose Bowl after announcing that MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey will host the final on Sunday, June 26.  The 82,000 seat stadium that opened in 2010 has ...
In bringing together his love of the game, appreciation of quality artwork and passion for writing, George Quraishi explains his inspiration behind Howler, and the release of issue 9. One of the definitive magazines dedicated to soccer in North America, issue 9...
In a galaxy far, far, away…came the inspiration for the Kickasso Galactic adidas Copa Mundial and the limited edition of only 10 pairs exclusive to World Soccer Shop will require you to act at light speed when they go on sale on Wednesday, December 16.  Follow ...
As the season winds closer into Christmas, the action in the Premier League continues to heat up. There’s trivia abound as we’ve compiled the stats from last week into a neat little care package. Here’s Five Interesting Facts from Premier Leag...
Soccer is the most popular sport in the world so it should come as no surprise that the style of the beautiful game makes a statement off the pitch.  Increasingly players, fans, and even non-fans are adopting a fashion sense inspired by soccer. And the best par...
Liga MX final, FIFA Club World Cup, Champions League and European drama. Let’s take a look on the cleats we spotted in action during this past week....
With plenty of time to look forward to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 knockout phase matches before matches kick-off in February, UEFA.com took a moment to look back on top players from the Group Stage. UEFA Champions League team of the group stage GK: K...
The UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw was held in Zurich on Monday and it produced some huge ties set to kick-off in the middle of February. 16 February & 9 March Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) v Chelsea (ENG) Benfica (POR) v Zenit (RUS) 17 February & 8...
Portland Timbers are 2015 MLS Cup Winners Because you can never have enough 🏆 in your @Twitter feed. #RCTID #MLSCup #TBT pic.twitter.com/jI0lxBg2Eh — Portland Timbers (@TimbersFC) December 10, 2015 The final between Portland Timbers and Columbus Crew was a exci...
Soccer fans in the U.S. developed a passion for building their World Cup rosters with a Panini sticker album during Brazil 2014.  The albums and trading cards were snapped up quickly as fans looked to complete their tams before the first kick of the tournament....
…..a transformative time for the Black & Red. #NewDCU pic.twitter.com/qkxfnMFjoZ — D.C. United (@dcunited) December 11, 2015 One of the ten charter clubs of Major League Soccer have unveiled a new logo. DC United, the most decorated clu...
The goalkeeper stands alone on the field.  With his unique jersey, the #1 is frequently the difference between winning a match and losing it.  The GK brings with him a different mentality and one that transcends rivalries and creates respect among goalkeepers. ...