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boris johnson nominated for EPL Blog Award

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With the Mayoral elections over, concerns have switched to the next big polls. This week, Arsenalinsider has been placed alongside some of the most popular blogs out there, as nominates the site for best club blog award during the 2011/12 season. By Just skimming over the other nominations, it's apparent that Arsenal FC blogs dominate the list, evidence that Insider is able to mix it in a competative circle.

London - what have you done?

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This blog doesn't really voice political opinions, mainly because its writer has very little time for any party in this country.

However longpier really couldn't let the final result of the London Mayoral Election pass without asking one simple question:


Youth Soccer

Fair Grove Soccer Academy Registration Now Open

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FAIR GROVE, MO – The Fair Grove Soccer Academy is pleased to announce that registration for their 2012 Spring Recreational Soccer Academy is now open.

Registration for the spring league, which is open to all girls and boys age 3-18, will run through Monday, March 19, with practices and games starting the week of March 19 and running through May 5.

Marshfield Youth Soccer League Registration Underway

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The Marshfield Youth Soccer League is a recreational league and is accepting Player Registrations for the upcoming Fall League.

Who: Players from age 3 up to 12
Teams: U6, U8, U11 and U13
When: September 13 until October 18 (six weeks)
Cost: $30.00 per child ($35.00 non-resident).

Marshfield Youth Soccer League Registration Underway

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The Marshfield Youth Soccer League is a recreational league and is accepting Player Registrations for the upcoming Fall League.

Who: Players from age 3 up to 12
Teams: U6, U8, U11 and U13
When: September 13 until October 18 (six weeks)
Cost: $30.00 per child ($35.00 non-resident).

Lake of the Ozarks West Side Soccer League Registration Ends August 31st

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The West Side Soccer League will be holding registration until Aug. 31. Forms can be picked up at Laurie City Hall or Scotty???s Drive-In in Sunrise Beach. The cost is $25 per child with a maximum of $65 per family.

The first 100 kids to sign up will receive a certificate for a free soccer ball.

MLS All Star Game

Official: Philadelphia Union Will Host 2012 MLS All Star Game On July 25 At PPL Park

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The worst kept secret managed to be confirmed ahead of its own public announcement. The Philadelphia Union will host the 2012 MLS All Star Game on July 25 according to multiple reports at Philadelphia's City Hall today.

Jonathan Tannenwald of's soccer blog, the Goalkeeper, is reporting that the event has a start of 8 pm, with ESPN2 as the English telecast of the game in America.

Le Toux back in Philly? More news.

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Philadelphia Union

Sebastien Le Toux tweeted this morning, "I spent a great week at BWFC. Great club with great people. Now back in Philly." We are waiting for confirmation on this from the Union on this and if this means there will be no transfer to Bolton.

Following the successful appeal to secure Tim Ream the UK work permit necessary to complete the defender's move to the Wanderers, Owen Coyle tells The Bolton News that he plans to "add one or two more to take us on to the second half of the season" before the close of the transfer window on January 31.

Union-MLS-City Hall press conference scheduled for Tuesday

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Following the announcement by the Philadelphia Union that a press conference has been scheduled for Tuesday at 11am to take place at City Hall in Center City Philadelphia, reports that the Union will host the 2012 MLS All-Star Game at PPL Park.

The press release from the Union says that team CEO Nick Sackiewicz, MLS Commissioner Don Garber, Chester Mayor John Linder and Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter are all scheduled to be in attendance.

MLS And Philadelphia Union Joint Announcement At City Hall Tuesday: Expect 2012 All Star Game News

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As the Brotherly Game reported on Twitter Saturday night, it appears that Philadelphia will be the host of the 2012 MLS All Star Game.

Philadelphia Union executive Rick Jacobs told a crowd of fans at the Sons of Ben Help Kick Hunger event that there would be an announcement at 11 am at City Hall with MLS there as well.

Major League Soccer

Upside: Big Announcement

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Their Words "Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter and City of Chester Mayer John Linder will join Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber and Philadelphia Union CEO and Operating Partner Nick Sakiewicz in making a significant soccer announcement at a press conference Tuesday at City Hall." from the Philadelphia Union's press release.

City of Houston to Hold Dynamo Rally on Wednesday

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Leg two of the MLS Eastern Conference Semifinals match-up between the Houston Dynamo and Philadelphia Union takes place at Robertson Stadium in Houston at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday November 3, 2011, and in preparation for the match, the City of Houston will be holding a Rally to support the Dynamo, who won the 2006 and 2007 MLS Cups, on Wednesday November 2, 2011.

MLS Philadelphia introduces new name and colors

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Philadelphia soccer fans enjoyed another milestone day on Monday as the 2010 MLS expansion team revealed its nickname and colors at a ceremony at City Hall.

Philadelphia Union officially unveiled

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Philadelphia release new emblem and official name. Philadelphia Union was officially unveiled today as the name of Major League Soccer 16th franchise by Mayor Michael Nutter, with City Hall serving as an appropriately historic backdrop for the momentous announcement. The region's newest professional sports team simultaneously revealed its logo and colours as the countdown to First Kick continues.

Philadelphia due to announce team name early May

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Major League Soccer Philadelphia 2010 has revealed the date for an announcement ceremony to unveil the club's name, colours, logo and ticket pricing. The celebration will be hosted at City Hall by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter on Monday, May 11 at 11:30 a.m. The Mayor will be joined by team, local and state officials when MLS Philadelphia reveals its long-awaited identity with just over 10 months remaining before First Kick.

REPORT: Baseball and MLS Fans to Show Support for Stadium Proposals

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Head's up to all Portland Timbers fans:

Portland Beavers Baseball fans and MLS to Portland supporters will hold a press conference outside City Hall TODAY, Monday, April 20 at 5:45pm to urge Portland City Council to approve the stadium proposals at Wednesday's City Council meeting.

Date/Time: Monday, April 20, 2009, 5:45pm

Location: 4th Avenue Plaza in front of City Hall
Portland, OR

Fans and supporters will be available to offer comments to the media.

REPORT: More on NYC FC's Borough Boy's Meeting with Top Brass

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We received this enlightening press release from the Borough Boys detailing some behind-the-scenes NYC (or NY2 if you prefer) expansion stuff. We happily pass it on to you and wish them and all New Yorkers the best of luck in getting a team.

For Immediate Release Contact: Nick Laveglia

August 13, 2008 (516) 510-2283



-- In a few short months, the Borough Boys have rallied City Hall, investors, key local politicians and the league to build a stadium and bring a team to Queens --

Since the inception of the Borough Boys Governing Board in January, we have made great strides to get a Major League Soccer team for New York City.

EXPANSION: New York City and MLS Moving On NYC Expansion

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According to this rumor, New York expansion supporters club, the Borough Boys had a sit down session with major players within the Bloomberg Administration at City hall similar to the ones another supporters group, Sons Of Ben had with the local and state officials prior to Philadelphia becoming an official expansion club.

World Cup

What ARE they thinking…

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LONDON — Tickets for this season's Champions League final at Wembley will be the most expensive in history, UEFA confirmed Thursday as officials revealed sharp price hikes for entry to the football showpiece. While the cheapest tickets sold via allocations to clubs will be 80 pounds (129 dollars/95 euros), the cheapest on general sale "category [.

Blog on: Reflections Of Amsterdam – The Orange Flood

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Amsterdam City Reflections Of Amsterdam - The Orange Flood 1 hour ago from Amsterdam (Mokum) Pool - Comment - Like AmsterS@m - The Wicked Reflectah has added a photo to the pool: Unedited shot of orange flags reflected in a canal in Amsterdam. Taken with my Panasonic DMC-FZ8. No editing, no magic tricks, no Photoshop :) Last night the Dutch team beat Cameroon with 2:1 in the FIFA World Cup and the country is covered in an orange layer that gets thicker with each victory.

The Rest


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Wednesday, February 22, 2012. A new milestone in Earthquakes history.

The San Jose Planning Department voted 6-0 to deny an appeal to the proposed Earthquakes stadium near the Mineta San Jose International Airport. After almost 10 years of [hard] work, the Quakes are closer than ever to realizing a dream of having their own stadium.

The Sons of Ben Help Kick Hunger 1-21-12

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Saturday's Sons of Ben-organized Help Kick Hunger charity at McFaddens at Citizen's Bank Park was a huge success. $8,300 was raised at the event, which featured appearances from the Philadelphia Union's Brian Carroll, Zach Pfeffer and Jimmy McLaughlin. The recently retired Veljko Paunovic was also on hand.

MLS Cup Week Events in Houston

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Here is the official schedule of events in Houston this week as the Dynamo prepare to face the Los Angeles Galaxy in the 2011 MLS Cup Final on Sunday.

Greenstar Recycling Celebrates America Recycles Day

When: Tuesday, November 15, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Dynamo Stadium site (corner of Texas and Dowling)
More: Tuesday is America Recycles Day!

Indoor soccer and politics…what?!?

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Futsal is becoming quite popular in Europe, and the country where I am originally from (Portugal) is not an exception. I actually think that this type of football is a good match with some of the characteristics Americans usually appreciate: it is fast-paced, with more interruptions (marketing opportunities) and there are usually many more goals than in traditional soccer.

Snapshot: Copa Del Rey That Sergio Ramos Mangled Goes On Display In Spanish Museum

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By Chris Wright

Good news everyone, the Copa Del Rey that Sergio Ramos tried (and succeeded, in part) to destroy not so very long ago has gone on show at the Spanish Football Federation Museum and what a truly marvelous sight it is...

I know what you're all thinking: 'Hey, wait a goddamn minute.

A Pattaya United Story

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Pattaya's City Mayor Mr. Itthiphol Khunpleim and Pattaya Pesident Mr. Thawatchai Damrongongtrakul held a meeting at the Pattaya City Hall on 3rd March 2010, with the press, other Medias and the Fan Club, to announce that they will be joined by the Cameroon Soccer Club.

The Club President Mr.

Wyandotte County Meeting Tomorrow

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The Unified Government of Wyandotte County has called a special meeting for 5pm tomorrow night and the Wizards want you to be there in your Wizards gear. The special meeting is about the Wizards and Cerner project out at the Legends. According to the Wizards, should the Unified Government approve the deal tomorrow, construction would begin immediately.

TFC supporters beware end of "Miller Time"

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Politics and football have long been uncomfortable but necessary bedfellows. Throughout the last 100 years of history, "the world's game" has been used as a propaganda tool, a way of placating restless populations and a powerful ally to political ambition. In turn, football clubs have often used these intimate connections to further their own ambitions and indeed their fortunes.