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A Holiday Gift Guide For Soccer Fans

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If you're looking for ideas for soccer presents for you or your loved ones, you've come to the right place.

We've scoured the Internet to find an assortment of quality presents that would be a worthy addition to any soccer fan's home. Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Soccer Fans includes the best books, shirts, collectibles, video games, movies and technology.

A Holiday Gift Guide For Soccer Fans

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If you're looking for ideas for soccer presents for you or your loved ones, you've come to the right place.

We've scoured the Internet to find an assortment of quality presents that would be a worthy addition to any soccer fan's home. Our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Soccer Fans includes the best books, shirts, collectibles, video games, movies and technology.

Top 5 Must-See Soccer Games On TV This Weekend

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Sundays are typically the best day of the week for soccer supporters. You can lay on the couch sampling a string of engrossing games with thoughts of the Monday morning alarm locked away at the back of your mind. And for those who love a lazy Sunday, this might just be the best weekend of the entire campaign.

Top 5 Must-See Soccer Games On TV This Weekend

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Sundays are typically the best day of the week for soccer supporters. You can lay on the couch sampling a string of engrossing games with thoughts of the Monday morning alarm locked away at the back of your mind. And for those who love a lazy Sunday, this might just be the best weekend of the entire campaign.

Research Shows EA’s FIFA Soccer Video Game Has Huge Impact in US [INFOGRAPHIC]

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New research shows that EA's FIFA soccer game is a "gateway drug" to attract new soccer fans in the United States according to data released by EA Sports.

Not only is the video game loved and played by soccer fans both young and old, but it proves to be an ideal way to introduce sports fans to the passion of the beautiful game, so they can see on television how these footballers play in real life (as well as hopefully encouraging fans to go see these players in person).

Research Shows EA’s FIFA Soccer Video Game Has Huge Impact in US [INFOGRAPHIC]

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New research shows that EA's FIFA soccer game is a "gateway drug" to attract new soccer fans in the United States according to data released by EA Sports.

Not only is the video game loved and played by soccer fans both young and old, but it proves to be an ideal way to introduce sports fans to the passion of the beautiful game, so they can see on television how these footballers play in real life (as well as hopefully encouraging fans to go see these players in person).

List Of 9 Other Potential Lawsuits in Light of Valencia And DC Comics Saga

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For 75 years Batman has deftly defended Gotham City from the mass-murderous schemes of such villains as the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler, Two-Face, Bane, and Poison Ivy. Now, the Dark Knight must tackle his most terrifying threat yet- an attack on his$11 billion merchandise empire. DC Comics is now battling La Liga's Valencia C.

List Of 9 Other Potential Lawsuits in Light of Valencia And DC Comics Saga

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For 75 years Batman has deftly defended Gotham City from the mass-murderous schemes of such villains as the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler, Two-Face, Bane, and Poison Ivy. Now, the Dark Knight must tackle his most terrifying threat yet- an attack on his$11 billion merchandise empire. DC Comics is now battling La Liga's Valencia C.

Product Review of Football Manager 2015 and FM 2015 Handheld Games

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In playing Football Manager 15, it's sometimes hard to imagine how Sega and Sports Interactive can still come up with a yearly iterationthat'sfresh and interesting, which is no less true with other annualsports franchises such as Madden and FIFA. Somehow, though, they've pulled it off. I haven't played Football Manager for the last 2 years, so I can really see how it's improved.

Product Review of Football Manager 2015 and FM 2015 Handheld Games

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In playing Football Manager 15, it's sometimes hard to imagine how Sega and Sports Interactive can still come up with a yearly iterationthat'sfresh and interesting, which is no less true with other annualsports franchises such as Madden and FIFA. Somehow, though, they've pulled it off. I haven't played Football Manager for the last 2 years, so I can really see how it's improved.

What’s Your Favorite Soccer Podcast?

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Soccer fans are an opinionated group of people. We know what we like, and there are plenty of choices to choose from.

Based on your opinion, whatsoccer podcasts are your favorite?

It's a broad topic and there are plenty of options available, so feel free to list your favorites! Share your honest opinion in the comments section below or on our social media platforms on Twitter, Google+, Facebook and Reddit.

What’s Your Favorite Soccer Podcast?

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Soccer fans are an opinionated group of people. We know what we like, and there are plenty of choices to choose from.

Based on your opinion, whatsoccer podcasts are your favorite?

It's a broad topic and there are plenty of options available, so feel free to list your favorites! Share your honest opinion in the comments section below or on our social media platforms on Twitter, Google+, Facebook and Reddit.

Robbie Keane to Appear on The 2 Robbies Show at 5pm ET Today

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Today's episode of The 2 Robbies Football Show features LA Galaxy and Republic of Ireland striker Robbie Keane.

Listen live to The 2 Robbies Football Show beginning at 5pm ET on www.NBCSportsRadio.com(or via the player below). Both Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe want to make the show as interactive as possible, so this is your chance to call in with your questions to 855-323-4622, or to tweet the guys ahead of the show @The2RobbiesFS.

Robbie Keane to Appear on The 2 Robbies Show at 5pm ET Today

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Today's episode of The 2 Robbies Football Show features LA Galaxy and Republic of Ireland striker Robbie Keane.

Listen live to The 2 Robbies Football Show beginning at 5pm ET on www.NBCSportsRadio.com(or via the player below). Both Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe want to make the show as interactive as possible, so this is your chance to call in with your questions to 855-323-4622, or to tweet the guys ahead of the show @The2RobbiesFS.

LA Galaxy

Galaxy’s Drive to Five built on defense

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The LA Galaxy have plenty of attacking options, but it's their defense pushing them toward another MLS Cup in a drive for five. Read More

Robbie Rogers & Kyle Martino | Episode 435

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We talk to LA Galaxy full back about his new book "Coming Out to Play" and the MLS Playoffs. In the second segment, we talk to NBCSN analyst Kyle Martino about playoffs and ... moustaches.

Order Robbie's book Coming Out to Play

Visit http://robbiehrogers.com

Follow @robbierogers on Twitter | Follow @kylemartino on Twitter

Thanks for listening and don't forget to share (and rate on iTunes).

Bad things happen in the MLS playoffs

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Both of the MLS Conference final first-legs had issues involving the officiating that raise issues for a club and the league. Read More

A Week in Review: Depressing Dispersal and Amobi’s Interview

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A segment devoted to MLS and the Union's happenings, but ultimately an attempt at humor.

Woe is theChivas USA Dispersal Draft

Oh what a tragedy it was to see the final act in what was the downfall of Chivas USA. Their existence in MLS was always an often used joke among anyone that followed the league, but the real joke was the draft that acted as the final nail in the coffin.

The 2014 MLS playoffs by the numbers

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The 2014 MLS playoffs might be the best in league history, and here are the performances setting this season's apart. Read More

New England and the Galaxy take first-leg leads in the MLS playoffs

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New England and the LA Galaxy won their MLS Conference final series openers with the Revs also picking up an away goal. Read More

Watch LA Galaxy 1-0 Seattle Sounders Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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MLS team LA Galaxy took a narrow advantage in the first leg of the Western Conference Final today with a 1-0 victory at the StubHub Center, outside Los Angeles.

The game, which was played in front of a sold-out crowd of 27,000, featured a goal from Marcelo Sarvas in the 52nd minute to give the LA team the lead.

Watch LA Galaxy 1-0 Seattle Sounders Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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MLS team LA Galaxy took a narrow advantage in the first leg of the Western Conference Final today with a 1-0 victory at the StubHub Center, outside Los Angeles.

The game, which was played in front of a sold-out crowd of 27,000, featured a goal from Marcelo Sarvas in the 52nd minute to give the LA team the lead.

2014 MLS Season

MLS had a busy international break

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MLS stayed relevant during the wait for the Conference finals to begin with expansion talk and a stadium sponsor for San Jose. Read More

How did the New York Red Bulls become likable?

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The New York Red Bulls struggles are well known in MLS, but has this team managed to become likable in 2014? Read More

Philadelphia Union

Philadelphia Union Win MLS XBOX Fair Play Award

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MLS Officials gave out their Fair Play Awards today and the Philadelphia Union won.

The Philadelphia Union earned an award for their fair play on and off the field by MLS officials. The award goes to the team that overall shows the most sportsmanlike conduct during the course of the season.

Steve Birnbaum third in MLS Rookie of the Year voting, with Tesho Akindele first and Harry Shipp second

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Though he was the most consistent of the three finalists, Steve Birnbaum ends up third in Rookie of the Year voting.

MLS today announced the winners of Rookie of the Year and the Fair Play award, and D.C. United's Steve Birnbaum came in third in the former as the Philadelphia Union won the latter.

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New York City FC Away Shirt for 2015 Season Revealed: [PHOTOS]

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New York City FC has unveiled its away shirt for the debut 2015 season.

After unveiling its home shirt in New York 10 days ago to a thumbs down from most bloggers and fans, the new MLS team today revealed its away shirt, which features a black shirt and sky blue trim.

Why, oh why New York City FC didn't decide to use this as their home shirt and relegate the sky blue one to a change shirt, I don't know (well, we do know, and it's because their parent club is Manchester City).

New York City FC Away Shirt for 2015 Season Revealed: [PHOTOS]

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New York City FC has unveiled its away shirt for the debut 2015 season.

After unveiling its home shirt in New York 10 days ago to a thumbs down from most bloggers and fans, the new MLS team today revealed its away shirt, which features a black shirt and sky blue trim.

Why, oh why New York City FC didn't decide to use this as their home shirt and relegate the sky blue one to a change shirt, I don't know (well, we do know, and it's because their parent club is Manchester City).

Jermaine Jones

New York Red Bulls 1-2 New England Revolution: Ref Loses Control Of Game

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Earlier today, fans walked the long drive up to Red Bull Arena. There was no parking near the arena so they walked, most about a quarter mile, to the gates. Some had been coming to games the entire year, more to just a game here and there, and what seemed to be the majority were the fans for the afternoon.

New York Red Bulls 1-2 New England Revolution: Ref Loses Control Of Game

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Earlier today, fans walked the long drive up to Red Bull Arena. There was no parking near the arena so they walked, most about a quarter mile, to the gates. Some had been coming to games the entire year, more to just a game here and there, and what seemed to be the majority were the fans for the afternoon.

Watch New York Red Bulls 1-2 New England Revolution Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Fans of New York Red Bulls will feel hard done by in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Final today after Jermaine Jones should have been sent off for a reckless foul in the first half. But the USMNT player only received a yellow card and proceeded to grab a late goal and Man of the Match award to give New England a surprise win at the Red Bull Arena.

Watch New York Red Bulls 1-2 New England Revolution Match Highlights [VIDEO]

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Fans of New York Red Bulls will feel hard done by in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Final today after Jermaine Jones should have been sent off for a reckless foul in the first half. But the USMNT player only received a yellow card and proceeded to grab a late goal and Man of the Match award to give New England a surprise win at the Red Bull Arena.

The Rest

Classic B&RU: Major League Soccer should schedule MLS Cup for the Day After Thanksgiving. Every year.

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A few years back, B&RU founder Martin Shatzer wrote that MLS should own Black Friday by scheduling the league's biggest event on this day each year. Today, in what has become a Day After Thanksgiving tradition of our own, we take the occasion to re-publish his piece, the original version of which ran on November 27, 2010 and can be found here.

Expansion fees set to hit record high

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Anymore I leave it to guys like Brian Straus at SI.com for filling in the gaps that I'm unable to get information on.

Straus' latest report on the MLS expansion race is a pretty big one as he is reporting that not only are expansion fees set to hit around $100 million going forward but that the LAFC side that was recently announced paid a record fee of $110 million.

The Big Pitcher - Atlanta: MLS’ Next, Hard Step

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Editor's Note: Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “The arc of the moral universe is long, but It bends toward justice”. Sometimes we American soccer fans get wrapped up in the day-to-day, Monday morning quarterbacking (or centerbacking), knee-jerk reactions and miss out on the big picture.

[Video] Chivas USA vs San Jose Earthquakes U13/14

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The US Soccer Development Academy held a showcase for its Western region academies at the Stubhub center a couple weekends ago.

Here's a full length match between to MLS teams.

I think it's important to make more matches like these available. That way the country can start better gauging what the team & player standard at different ages looks like.

Sporting KC a Number of Roster Moves

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Sporting Kansas City made their first set of offseason moves today, declining options on six players, announcing four others out of contract, and mutually terminating the contract of Lawrence Olum.

The termination of Olum's contract paves the way for his move to Malaysia that came out yesterday.

Let's talk some more about who D.C. United should protect in the MLS expansion draft

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With NYCFC and Orlando City ready to pull players from the existing 18 MLS teams shortly after MLS Cup, we revisit D.C. United's roster to ask who Ben Olsen should protect and who he should risk losing in the expansion draft.

We've touched on it a couple times since the end of D.C. United's 2014 season a couple weeks ago.

New York City FC 2015 adidas Away Jersey

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Marquee players Frank Lampard and David Villa are the models for the newly unveiled New [...]