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Wearable Technology for Soccer Players

When it comes to winning championships, teams must make sure their players are in top condition and are trained properly. With wearable technology, players and teams can see their statistics and make adjustments as needed, helping improve their overall performance when game day rolls around.   Viper Pod Viper Pod ...

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Immersive Sports

When you think of virtual reality, what comes to mind? Video games probably come to mind, but one company is gearing virtual reality toward real life and basing 3D images off of them. There may be a time in the near future where we can have a virtual reality experience from live sports. California-based startup, Voke, was recently ...

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The Pressure of Being a Top Team

When Hull City went 10-7-21 in 2014, no one batted an eye. The team wasn’t good (still isn’t, really), and was perfectly living up to its fairly low expectations. A year later, when that same team finished the year 8-11-19 again there were no flinches. There were relatively few articles written about their consistent mediocrity ...

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Manchester-Liverpool: A Rivalry That Transcends Football

The tenacity that comes with a bitter rivalry in the world of sports is captivating. Virtually every team in every league at every level of professional play has experienced this in some capacity. The other team–the bad guys, so to speak–that fuels them to play their best. The team against whom you’ll always have the extra ...

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What can Jose Mourinho bring to Old Trafford?

There is no question the level of tactics and strategy that Jose Mourinho, the self-proclaimed Special One, can bring to Manchester United. Having already amassed countless titles and successes throughout his managerial career at some of the biggest named clubs in the world such as Porto, Inter Milan, Chelsea, and Real Madrid, ...

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Portugal, the Kings of Europe

When the final whistle blew in the Stade de France, we saw a stunning display of raw emotion and pride from the players and the fans themselves. As Portugal relishes with their 1-0 win against France, another memory began to linger onto the field. If you just got into football, this win may not mean as much as it does to the ...

KANSAS CITY, KS - MAY 28: Christian Pulisic #17 of USA attempts to chip a pass past Guillermo Viscarra #23 of Bolivia late in the second half of the COPA America Centenario USA 2016 on May 28, 2016 at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas.  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

2016, the Summer for Football Glory

While the season may be seen in a time where the roar of the crowd becomes a mere distant whisper, the summer of 2016 has reignited the spark for football, but not for club wins. Instead, this is for honor, pride, and glory for every single country participating in the Copa America, Euros, and summer 2016 Olympics. Usually ...

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Is Jose Mourinho really the answer for Manchester United?

After two disappointing seasons, the departure of Louis van Gaal was, in itself, inevitable. Even with the Dutchman's exhilarating FA Cup win against Crystal Palace, the mere idea of silverware is not what the club, the players, and the fans expected from someone with such an illustrious background. Instead, the Manchester ...

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The UEFA Champions League Fantasy Matches

With the first leg of the semi-finals for the UEFA Champions League already underway, one cannot help but imagine the possible outcomes for matchups that could potentially arise for the finals in Milan. As much as we can we can attest that to the high caliber level that all four teams can deliver for the finals, the history and ...

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What are things Manchester United should sort out over the Summer?

With another disastrous season at Old Trafford, we as fans have to ask ourselves what it is going to take to get out of the Sir Alex Ferguson funk. Since his departure back in 2013, Manchester United has felt the woes and pains of a fallen empire.  Prior to our feeble state, Manchester United was constantly seen as a powerhouse ...

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Are the Yanks in Trouble?

In the United States, soccer has never really caught the interest of the public eye. In fact, for twenty or so years, Major League Soccer has constantly rebranded itself year after year in efforts to increase both sales and public interest of the sport. While their efforts are now beginning to gain that much needed traction in ...

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A Fight to the End, the 2015-2016 Football Season

The English Premier League is often claimed to be the best football league in the world. While many will argue that clubs like Bayern Munich from the Budesliga or Real Madrid and Barcelona from La Liga can demolish the best and the brightest of the Premier League, the EPL does, however, provide the strength and unpredictability ...

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Leicester City, the Greatest Cinderella Story of all Time

As a Manchester United fan, it has been difficult watching my team overcome the hurdles and setbacks since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement. With almost three years, two managers, and entire first team line up change, the Red Devils we once knew are now mere shadows of their strong and prevalent past. But as much as I can ...

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What we can learn from Manchester United vs. Chelsea

In the English Premier League, there are certain games that bring about the pride, passion, and exuberance that make the beautiful game of soccer. Some steam from a deep history within the clubs, such as Manchester United versus Liverpool, while other steam from the legacy of the name. For those games, it is a special moment for ...

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Future Manager Manchester United Should Consider

As we come out of the festive period, the current standing of Manchester United have improved in both form and results. But with the ever-growing lack of stability, we have to continue to speculate whether or not Louis van Gaal can make it to the end of the season. During this year, head coach and manager Louis van Gaal has ...

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Zinedine Zidane, the New Boss of Real Madrid

Love them or hate them, you cannot deny the rich history and powerhouse glory that is Real Madrid. On January 4th, 2016, the international French soccer icon was appointed head manager and boss for the Spanish giants after the dismissal of then-manager Rafael Benitez. With Madrid on fire, I am not shocked by the speculation that ...

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What is Next for Pep Guardiola?

When it comes to great managers, observation is absolutely vital. If you are too involved you can miss a lot of things. That being said, a great manager is a leader that embodies four main characteristics: observation, perseverance, imagination, and communication. In the modern age of soccer, managers come and go, but one, ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United 2016?

With speculations for his tenure at Real Madrid, the Spanish media has reportedly stated that the Portuguese forward may leave the Spanish giants to go back to where the dream ...

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The Failed Experiment of Louis van Gaal

After only entering his second year as Manchester United manager, the fans, critics, and former Manchester United players have openly criticized Louis van Gaal’s managerial style to a point where they believe that the Dutchman’s experiment has failed. While some people may say that the statement is uncalled for and frankly ...

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Can Louis van Gaal Bring Back Glory to United this Season?

Entering into his second year as head manager for Manchester United after taking over the disappointed ten month spell of David Moyes, fans, sports analysis, and critics have all asked the million dollar question: Can Louis van Gaal bring back United to its former glory? Ever since Ferguson’s departure from Old Trafford, the ...

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The 5 Business Lessons We Learned from Sir Alex Ferguson

In the tech world, Steve Jobs was Apple. In business sector, Mark Cuban was money. In the soccer world, Sir Alex Ferguson is, and will always be, Manchester United. Some call Sir Alex Ferguson the greatest coach in history. For those who were able to witness his greatness from the start, they saw not just a manager, but a leader ...