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Will Ronaldo’s influence draw interest away from Kaka’s play in Orlando and David Beckham’s attempt to bring the MLS back in Miami?
North American Soccer League side, Ft. Lauderdale Strikers, announced on Thursday that three-time FIFA World Player of the Year and two-time World Cup Champion, Ronaldo, has joined their ownership structure. The Brazilian legend, in a statement released by the Strikers, stated his goal was to make his new team a “global powerhouse”. It is yet to be seen how the Miami-based Fort... Read the rest of the article »
The former England international announced on Wednesday that he is confident that his plans to own an MLS club in Miami will happen.
In an interview given to Bloomberg Television’s Mark Crumpton, David Beckham confirmed that he is still confident that his plans to establish an MLS club in Miami will happen even though the local authorities have twice rejected his stadium proposals.
“Miami will happen,” the former Real Madrid player commented.
“I said I want to bring a team here and I will take... Read the rest of the article »
Many of football's biggest stars have all taken part in the trending ice bucket challenge. Which video was your favorite?
With the rise of social media, it seems like every time one turns around there's a new trend that has quickly gone viral as everyone wants to get a piece of what's trending.
The latest fad, called the "Ice Bucket Challenge" initially seems like one of those silly things that attention-seeking teenagers do just to get a bit of fame on the internet. However, it's not--with many of the... Read the rest of the article »
Gareth Bale, David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, and Lucas Moura all star in a fun new "all in or nothing" Adidas ad
Real Madrid ace Gareth Bale stars in Adidas' latest “all in or nothing” ad campaign, featuring alongisde Ligue 1-winning attacker Lucas Moura, and retired legends David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane.
The video, just over a minute, starts with Gareth Bale playing a football video game against the Paris Saint-Germain Brazilian ace. Beckham, right beside Zidane, sitting there bored throws... Read the rest of the article »
Just in time for the soccer (aka football) frenzy that is the FIFA World Cup, SHOWTIME presents DAVID BECKHAM INTO THE UNKNOWN.
This 90-minute documentary special chronicles global superstar athlete David Beckham and his friends' unforgettable journey deep into the heart of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil.
After an illustrious 22-year career, the former soccer star is now retired and able to step away from his hectic life and experience this latest adventure as he contemplates what’s next.
Beckham flies... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo lost the No.1 spot to David Beckham in the social media chart for July, whereas Barcelona’s Neymar beat them both for the most Facebook fans obtained.
It was all about high numbers and switch of places at the top of the footballers’ social media standings for July 2013. The highlight of the month, undoubtedly, was Beckham collecting over two million followers on a single network in a period of only 31 days. Read on for more statistical data for each of July’s Top 3 players.
Becks still has it
1. David Beckham
The... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar had the strongest influence on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube; whereas David Beckham was the winner on Tencent.
The social media data compiled by our friends over at Starcount for the top ten footballers in June 2013 revealed that the Premier League still has some walls to scale when it comes to player popularity.
La Liga vastly garnered the most attention, with its superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Kaka underlining the weight of Real Madrid and Barcelona’s online fan base, along with... Read the rest of the article »
After bidding Au Revoir to the game following Paris Saint-Germain’s coronation as Ligue 1 champions, world football will surely lose a mega star in David Beckham.
When it comes to football stars, there might be very few bigger than David Beckham. He may be no Zidane or Figo or Ronaldo, but world football will sorely miss the presence of a player who did so much for the game both on and off the field.
Many people still wonder what is that makes Beckham so special even though he has not really managed to win as many individual accolades as legends... Read the rest of the article »
David Beckham plays his final football match as PSG take on Brest; Milan look to seal final Champions League spot at stake; Barcelona prepare for glamorous title celebrations
Miami Beach, Florida (May 18, 2013) – Two matches highlight beIN Sports’ incredible live soccer coverage this Sunday. Before that, though, beIN Sports followers will be able to witness all the emotion surrounding David Beckham’s very final game as a footballer. LiveSoccerTV.com (@LiveSoccerTV) reminds you not to miss PSG vs Brest, Siena vs Milan, FC Barcelona vs Real Valladolid... Read the rest of the article »
Future of England international, Wayne Rooney at Manchester United has been subject of much debate recently and many people feel that the striker might leave Old Trafford at the end of the current campaign.
Confining a star and a game-changer especially when you are facing Real Madrid in a Champions League knockout game is always going to be a debatable decision and will result in a lot of speculation regarding that player’s future.
The same thing has happened with England international Wayne Rooney whose future has become something of an obsession in European media in recent weeks. It all started... Read the rest of the article »
A late goal from PSG's Matuidi gave the French side some hope, as they will look to keep Barcelona from progressing to the semi-finals for a sixth successive year.
PSG may have had a controversial first goal against Barcelona in the first leg, but at this point, all that matters is the 2-2 draw the Parisians will take with them to the Nou Camp on Wednesday night. A draw will do them no good, so needing to score will put some pressure on their players, but going up against an injury plagued Barcelona will give Ancelotti's men a glimmer of hope.
Unfortunately... Read the rest of the article »
UEFA Champions League returns tonight. Valencia will take on PSG in an intriguing battle. It will be very interesting to see who gets the better of the other.
Millions of eyes will get glued to their television screens tonight because it is the return of the Champions League. The competition enters its knockout phase and there is a lot at stake for the 16 remaining clubs in the competition. Valencia will lock horns with PSG at the Estadio de Mestalla, here is a look at how the two clubs may approach this game.
Valencia are most likely... Read the rest of the article »
In what could possibly be his last spell, David Beckham joined French side PSG after he passed his medical on the last day of the January 2013 transfer window.
For the Manchester United icon, this is an amazing opportunity to win a title in four different countries having already won silverware in England, Spain and the United States. His move to PSG also marks his return to European football.
From the French giants’ perspective, they now have a man who is well past his peak but could extensively benefit them for commercial purposes. This was also... Read the rest of the article »
Players came and they went through the month of January. Now, we get the chance to take a look at five of the more intriguing transfers of January 2013.
Rumors were coming out of no where, with fans searching aimlessly to see if what they were reading was actually true. From the world of Twitter, Facebook and the internet in general, we may all have seen some of the most absurd rumors.
Well, now that the dust has settled and everyone has put their checkbooks away, we can now take a look at five transfers that were impressive in their own way.
Wesley... Read the rest of the article »
The January transfer window is now officially slammed shut. Quite a lot happened on its very last day. Here is a look at the three big winners and losers.
Winners: David Beckham and PSG
The aging legs of David Beckham still have much to offer. After training with Arsenal, the veteran midfielder signed for PSG on Thursday. He is still one of the best when it comes to set-pieces and it would be really interesting to see how he fares for his new club.
“I'm lucky to have achieved what I've achieved and earned what I have earned,&rdquo... Read the rest of the article »
As another chapter in this 21st century closes, the time has come to roll back the calendar year from January to December and look at the top 20 things that happened in 12 months during 2012.
In the last part of our ‘2012 in review’ series, we touch on five major things that happened during the last two months of the previous year. Coincidentally, just as it commenced, our ‘2012 in review’ series end with one man – Lionel Messi.
Previous: 2012 in review – Part 3: London 2012, Ibra shocks, RVP to Man UTD, racial saga
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TSN’s live coverage of the MLS championship begins Saturday, Dec. 1 at 4:30 p.m. ET; Today’s SPORTSCENTRE Top 10 looks at top Beckham moments in MLS
Toronto, ON (November 29, 2012) – TSN has live coverage of David Beckham’s final game with the LA Galaxy as the team squares off against the Houston Dynamo in the MLS CUP 2012on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 4:30 p.m. ET. The highly anticipatedMLS CUP 2012 is a rematch of last year’s championship, which saw Beckham win his first league title in front of a home crowd as the Galaxy defeated the... Read the rest of the article »
Live and exclusive interview with David Beckham - ESPNFC Press Pass Special - Saturday, December 1 at 5:00pm; The MLS Cup final - Live and exclusive to ESPN - Sunday, December 2 at 8:30am.
BECKHAM’S MLS FINALE ON ESPN
ESPN will air an exclusive interview with the former Manchester United and Real Madrid star himself – as he prepares to depart the MLS five years after joining the US’ top football league. On Saturday, ESPN will air a live one-hour special edition of ESPNFC Press Pass, its global football debate and discussion show, entitled, Beckham’s Goodbye... Read the rest of the article »
Landon Donovan and the Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Houston Dynamo Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET; David Beckham’s Last Competitive Match with Los Angeles Galaxy; SportsCenter Conversation with Beckham
ESPN’s 17th season of televising Major League Soccer action will conclude with the live presentation of MLS Cup 2012 featuring three of the league’s best known stars – David Beckham, Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane – leading the Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Houston Dynamo, led by Brad Davis, on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 4:30 p.m. ET, from The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. The... Read the rest of the article »
David Beckham will play his last match for LA Galaxy on December 1. His team will be up against Houston Dynamo in the MLS Cup final.
This encounter will present the Manchester United number 7 icon with a chance to delight soccer fans in America for the very last time. He left the following comments on the club’s official website:
“I've had an incredibly special time playing for the LA Galaxy. However, I wanted to experience one last challenge before the end of my playing career.
“In my time here I... Read the rest of the article »