Anti-Steve Kean protests have almost become part of the Premier League experience at Ewood Park
this season. With the club currently struggling in 18th place in the table, and having won just six
league games out of 31 under Kean's stewardship, Rovers' fans are desperate for a change.
Manuel Neuer is one of the best keepers in the world, and young at that. As a team in need of a
keeper, Bayern were all too keen to close off their needs between the sticks for many, many years.
Manuel, despite growing up in diapers provided by Bayern's hated rivals, Schalke, was keen to stay
in Germany, so he crossed the divide.
THE Bahrain Football Association faces FIFA scrutiny after veteran international Mohamed Hubail was
convicted by Bahrain's security court of attending anti-government demonstrations and sentenced to
two years in prison. His brother, Alaa Hubail, is also under trial in the same closed-doors court.
The brothers were detained by authorities in April for their participation in protests against
It's been a week, but Fortgate remains heavy on the minds of MLS fans across the nation as well
as those who support the New England Revolution. Supporters' groups all over the league have been
showing their support through chants and demonstrations in their own sections, and some of the
country's best soccer writers have picked up on this story.
Last night, after his team's bruising defeat to Mexico in the Gold Cup final, goalkeeper Tim
Howard commented (according to Grant Wahl on twitter), that it was "a f ing disgrace that the
entire postmatch ceremony was in Spanish."
He was, to be sure, in a bad place. Howard is a world-class goalie, whose saves have time and
time again literally saved the U.
During three days of demonstrations at the Schwann's USA Cup, the American Amputee Soccer
Association had hundreds of players, parents, and soccer fans stop by and take in the fastest game
on one leg demonstrated by players on the US National Amputee Soccer Team. On Thursday the AASA
hosted a two hour clinic meant to [.
Not for the first time in living memory Persija Jakarta are being forced to play home games far
from their home town. This time it's their next two home games which have been moved to Manahan
Stadium in Solo. The reason? Apparently there are large demonstrations or marches being scheduled
in Jakarta to commemorate May Day.
Trade shows are events that provide business and prospective clientele collectively under one
particular roof and they are an critical solution to promote solutions and providers. Seattle's
world-class conference center and resorts attract thousands of people yearly to those events.
Although these events are developed to be a convenient method to advertise commerce, countless
attendees must travel long distances, spend countless hours in many different meetings and
demonstrations and navigate via an unfamiliar atmosphere.
An Open Letter to UC Riverside Chancellor Timothy White On Thursday, January 19 I spent a good part
of the afternoon as a member of thecrowd protesting outside the UC Regents meeting. I stood with
students I'dtaught, students I knew from their work with campus organizations, and studentsI've
seen at other demonstrations.
Well, this is a truly shocking photograph but believe it or not, the woman here isn't a deranged
football fan! She's a member of FEMEN, a Ukrainian Women Movements group
(we'd call it a 'feminist' group but that term is tragically overused
these days), who participated in a protest at Ukraine's newly reconstructed Olympiyskiy Stadium
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For Everton fans, the last few months have represented some of the most depressing times
at the Goodison Park club. Saddled with financial woes, and with almost no money to spend in the
transfer market, Everton have been forced to sell their top players for several seasons now,
culminating in the last minute deals that saw Mikel Arteta and Jermaine Beckford leave the
Steve Cooper has spoken of his pride at assuming the role of Academy manager.
The former U16 coach has been instrumental in the progress that has been made in Kirkby over the
past few years, resulting in a deserved promotion.
Cooper told Liverpoolfc.tv: "Frank McParland has taken on more responsibility and passed on the
Academy manager's role to me.
Two of Bahrain's top footballers, Ala'a Hubail and his brother Mohammed, have been arrested for
participating in anti-government demonstrations. "The dismissals are widely believed to have
occurred at the behest of the government," writes James Dorsey over at the mideastsoccer blog. 200
Shi'a sportspeople in the Gulf kingdom have been suspended as the hardline Sunni government
continues its repression campaign against the democratic reform movement.