But many diehard soccer
fans here hope Beckham's glam appeal will breath new life into the sport -- and even draw other world-famous soccer
STEINBRECHER: The Olympic Soccer
Games were being played at Harvard.
Foer adds that there are exceptions to his dichotomy, and that soccer
is a "small touchstone" in the culture wars.
Foer seems less interested in documenting something new than in using soccer
as an organizing concept, a diagnostic lens for assessing the state of the world's lumpenproletariat in the era of The Economist and the global triumph of Pepsi and MTV.
Several small, preliminary studies now suggest that soccer
players are more likely to have problems with memory and planning than are track and field athletes or swimmers.
The giant 76-foot soccer
ball makes its appearance as AYSO gets ready to hold its World Games July 5-10 in Mission Viejo, Calif.
Report will be co-produced by Fox Soccer
Channel and Global Television's Fox Sports World Canada at Global's network facilities in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The competitive juices start flowing today, with the first official tryouts for the 2007 season at Lancaster National Soccer
Legacy Tour '94 has identified a group of "living legacies" defined as people who are devoting their lives to building soccer
and their communities.
The moms carried signs in English and Spanish to protest plans for a 2,800-square-foot field that they said could be used only for peewee leagues, whose players are far fewer than the 160 teens who play soccer
National Championship, which is renamed the SNICKERS U.
The UEFA Super Cup, taking place at Monaco's Stade Louis II, will air on Fox Soccer
Channel and Fox Sports en EspaSol in August of 2007.
Lalas became the flaming-haired, goateed, amulet-wearing, guitar-strumming face of soccer
in America, the Son of Uncle Sam personified.
United States National Soccer
Team Players Association
LOS ANGELES -- Fox Soccer
Channel today announced its plans to produce and telecast Major League Soccer
's first-ever on-site, three-hour live programming block during the 2007 season.