Tag Archives: soccer

  • Kerry Washington to Co-Chair Gay Rights Gala in LA

    Aug 19, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Kerry Washington may have just become a football wife, but she’ll be hooking up with a soccer hunk in October. The “Scandal” star, and new wife of San Francisco 49er Nnamdi Asomugha, teamed with openly gay LA Galaxy player Robbie Rogers to serve as honorary co-chairs for the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network’s upcoming Respect Awards. […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Quick Hits

    Dec 2, 12 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *You can tell the country is moving beyond race when no one points out that Michael Vick is the black quarterback who failed in Philadelphia. And that quarterback of color Colin Kaepernick is getting a shot in San Francisco without any references to ethnicity. No one except me. This is noteworthy because just last season […]

  • Blacks to Shine in L.A. African Soccer Tournament

    Aug 28, 12 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment

    *LOS ANGELES, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 — Soccer enthusiasts are set to gather for the 2012 Los Angeles African Soccer Tournament taking place Sept. 1 at the John Ferraro Soccer Fields at Griffith Park (5101 North Zoo Drive) in Los Angeles, Calif.  24 teams representing 21 countries are set to compete in the second annual […]

  • Olympics Off to Bad Start With Sucker Punched Soccer Player (Video)

    Jul 30, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Olympics started off with a bang! A big bang! The firework show was great and everything went off without a hitch…except for Mitt Romney’s visit and his criticisms of the event. All of the U.S. athletes are at optimal competing condition and have even raked in a few gold medals. But, everyone didn’t come […]

  • FLOTUS: Soccer on Front Lawn (Video); Eyes World Record

    Oct 7, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *As part of her “Let’s Move!” initiative, Michelle Obama wants to literally jump into the Guinness World Records book next week by helping break the title for the most people doing jumping jacks in a 24-hour period. To break the record, more than 20,000 people around the world will need to do jumping jacks for […]

  • Sierra Leone Captures Cup Title in L.A.’s First Annual African Soccer Tourney

    Sep 6, 11 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment

    *LOS ANGELES – 384 semi-professional and amateur soccer players representing 20 African countries were featured in the first ever African Community Soccer Tournament that saw Sierra Leone’s ‘Leone Stars’ defeat Cameroon’s ‘L.A. Lions’ team 2-1 to capture the first ACST Cup title. From the 24 team tournament that featured teams representing 20 African countries, including […]