We continue our look at some of the most influential super subs in the 2014 World Cup with the complete opposite type of player compared to our last. From a 36-year-old former-Chelsea striker lacking top notch fitness to a 21-year-old unproven defender whose mere presence on the field meant that something had gone wrong. Enter John Brooks […]

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The World Cup has taken over my life. Ever since the opening ceremonies on Thursday, June 12, I have been watching game after game after game of soccer. I find myself calling it football from time to time, referring to the field as the pitch and their cleats as boots. I’ve bought in. You can […]

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Seven years ago this summer, July 1, 2007 to be exact, David Beckham joined Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Galaxy on a free transfer. At the age of 32, Beckham was on the tail end of a storied career and left La Liga’s Real Madrid for a five-year, $32.5 million contract with the Galaxy and […]

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On May 22, 2014, Head Coach of the U.S. Men’s National Team Jurgen Klinsmann announced the 23-man squad that he will take to Brazil to compete in the World Cup, and for the first time in 12 years, Landon Donovan wasn’t on the roster. This angered the die-hard fans, who know that he’s the all-time […]

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