Posts tagged: Soccer

Neymar Biography: New!

The Brazilian superstar already has two goals in the first game of the 2014 World Cup.

Alex Morgan Biography — New!

The 23-year-old U.S. Olympic soccer star was also a star in Sports Illustrated earlier this year.

Andrea Pirlo’s Cheeky Chip to Beat England

Which is cooler: Andrea Pirlo’s right-down-the-middle chip-shot penalty kick for Italy vs. England, or his utter calm as he trots back to midfield after?

Wayne Rooney’s Unbelievable Goal

[ Update: original clean video now replaced with muddier video from YouTube. Registration is required to see video on the Man U. site, otherwise we’d send you there. ] Wayne …..

Uruguay and Its Plucky Soccer Stars

When Andrade was born in Salto, Uruguay’s second city, in 1901, his father was said to be 98 years old, an expert in African magic who had escaped from slavery in Brazil. In the team photograph of the first winners of the World Cup in 1930, José stands out: his is the only black face.A peek at Uruguay’s surprising World Cup history.