Tag Archives: soccer

  • Spike Lee Releases Soccer Short ‘The Game’ for World Cup (Trailer)

    Jun 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Spike Lee shot a short film, “The Game,” about Brazil’s beloved soccer as the World Cup 2014 tournament kicks off tonight in Rio, with the host nation taking on Croatia in the opening game. The film details the story of a young Brazilian boy who, sporting his country’s colors, follows a football through the streets […]

  • Kelly Rowland, Idris Elba, Spike Lee Part of Pepsi Soccer Film/Album

    May 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Kelly Rowland, Idris Elba, Janelle Monae and Rita Ora are among the stars involved in a new music and film project celebrating the world of soccer ahead of the sport’s 2014 World Cup. Pepsi Max has issued the album “Beats of the Beautiful Game,” with Rowland, Ora, Monae, Don Omar, Santigold and Timbaland performing tracks […]

  • 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 […]