In case you haven't been aware, Fort Lauderdale has a professional soccer team. And, as it turns out, it's one win away from winning the league title after upsetting top-seeded Minnesota this past weekend. The Strikers, who make their home at Lockhart Stadium, pulled off the upset Saturday when th ... More >>
David Beckham's group of investors looking for a South Florida stadium for their MLS club have reportedly turned down Broward County. This, according to a report by Gossip Extra. The gossip site says a source tells them Beckham is citing Broward's poor history for soccer clubs and low attendance t ... More >>
It's in the very infantile stages. That is to say, it's just an idea that's come up. But the Fort Lauderdale organization Envision Uptown is working on a seedling of an idea to convince David Beckham to bring his MLS club to Lockhart Stadium. It's bold as it is brash, and it's just crazy enough to ... More >>
The FIFA World Cup 2014 festivities culminate with the final on Sunday. Being that it's the ultimate game, the one that determines which team will be known as the champions -- the ones who will experience the confetti, tears, and overwhelming joy as they hold up the coveted gold trophy -- it's no ... More >>
Stephen Brennan, a Brit, teacher, and soccer fanatic, will tell the World Cup's craziest moments over the next few days. This is the sixth installment. Read the others here. The Battle of Santiago, Chile versus Italy, First Round 1962 The so called "Battle of Santiago" in the '62 tournament was, a ... More >>
Stephen Brennan, a Brit, teacher, and soccer fanatic, will tell the World Cup's craziest moments over the next few days. This is the fifth installment. Read the others here. England versus West Germany, Semifinal 1990 Since winning the World Cup on home soil in 1966, there had been little for Engl ... More >>
Stephen Brennan, a Brit, teacher, and soccer fanatic, will tell the World Cup's craziest moments over the next few days. This is the third installment. Read the first one here and the second here. Italy versus West Germany, Final, 1982 Italy is a team that seems to thrive on low expectations. Ita ... More >>
As the 2014 FIFA World Cup festivities begin, Broward-Palm Beach restaurants are joining in celebration as they offer drink and dining specials for avid fans that join them in cheering on the teams during a showing of a World Cup game. Here are ten places to sit down with family and friends while y ... More >>
Stephen Brennan, a Brit, teacher, and soccer fanatic, will tell the World Cup's craziest moments over the next few days. This is the first installment. Almost a century ago, during the first Christmas of the bloodbath that was World War I, war weary German and British soldiers climbed hesitantly o ... More >>
Warning: the following story is sure to thaw out the most cold-blooded of SOBs or haters. You've been warned . . . Probably by the time you read this, a little boy from Coral Springs is living out his dream. We're not talking about like a new bike or some video game console. We're talking about a ... More >>
The world of gastronomy is as subject to the whim and whimsy of the "trend" as any industry, from fashion to music. Some foods are eternal, like pizza, and others come and go from our midst, for better or for worse. So, we got together all of the food writers we could find and asked them what they ... More >>
Sun Life Stadium hosted the inaugural Guinness International Champions Cup Wednesday night between powerhouse clubs Real Madrid and Chelsea. And the capacity crowd of 67,273 were treated to an exciting match that featured two spectacular goals by Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. But, just past ... More >>
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen "Chad Henne Is The Next Dan Marino" Ross is bringing an international soccer tournament to South Florida which is kind of like the World Cup, but not at all like it in the least. Ross is expected to announce that South Florida will host matches for what is being called ... More >>
The Fort Lauderdale Strikers soccer team has scored a partnership with five food trucks to offer eats this season. Arepabox, B.C. Tacos, Che Grill, Dog Eat Dog, and Dolci Peccati Gelato will park at every home game in the northwest corner of Lockhart Stadium from 5 p.m. until kickoff at 7:30 p. ... More >>
olympicgirls.netHope Solo has great hands.ESPN's broadcast of the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup final between the United States and Japan garnered the network's highest rating for a women's sporting event in its history, apparently with some saturated viewership out of West Palm Beach.According to ... More >>
The background of fallen foreclosure king David J. Stern has so far been largely a mystery. But now there's at least one piece of his past that has come to light: the years he spent as a high school soccer coach and how it ended in a spectacular failure.New Times has learned Stern worked for abou ... More >>
Continuing his ESPN campaign as a poster boy for U.S. Soccer, Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore recorded this entertaining video with the cable sports network, in which he's invited to kick a soccer ball at a couple OF British gentlemen trying to enjoy a spot of tea.That sprained ankle looks pretty go ... More >>
Chris Kirchhoff, MediaClubSouthAfrica.com By 10 a.m., the plates of ham, eggs, and bacon are steaming on the bar at Slainte Irish Pub in Boynton Beach, next to fresh bloody marys. Julie Murphy, a redhead wearing a yellow T-shirt with the words Ke Nako ("It's Time") emblazoned on the back, command ... More >>
The U.S. Soccer Team is hoping that the Landon Donovan/Jozy Altidore combination on display this weekend against Turkey will stay sharp with just 11 days before the team opens World Cup play with a match versus Great Britain.Being a talented, charismatic young player who plays a glamorous position ... More >>
UPDATE: Youtube's taken down the video above, and we couldn't immediately find a new one. When we locate it, we'll update this post. Jozy Altidore, the Boca-born son of Haitian parents, is one of America's best soccer players, but an ugly scene during an English Premier League match on Saturday was ... More >>
That's Boca Raton native and American soccer star Jozy Altidore in an interview he gave late last night to ESPN after the U.S. earned a 2-2 tie against Costa Rica. In doing so, the Americans won the draw, after having qualified earlier for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.The match came after Alt ... More >>
Flickr User: donttread22RonaldoThe biggest news in the world's biggest sport is that international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, of Manchester United, has been sold to Real Madrid for a stunning $131 million. The architect of this blockbuster may have a South Florida address. Financial tycoon Malco ... More >>
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