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Golbang — the Twitter generation’s ‘beautiful game’

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London (AFP) – Golbang, a new three-a-side format of the beautiful game, hopes to fill the same role as Twenty20 and sevens in cricket and rugby, its creator Bruno Schwobthaler told AFP.

The Frenchman’s brainchild can be played by mixed sex teams with a single goal and one team defending and one attacking with the sides swopping over after 15 minutes.

Golbang — the Twitter generation’s ‘beautiful game’

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London (AFP) – Golbang, a new three-a-side format of the beautiful game, hopes to fill the same role as Twenty20 and sevens in cricket and rugby, its creator Bruno Schwobthaler told AFP.

The Frenchman’s brainchild can be played by mixed sex teams with a single goal and one team defending and one attacking with the sides swopping over after 15 minutes.

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fuboTV upgrades Cloud DVR to include 10 DVR slots

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fuboTV recently upgraded their Cloud DVR functionality for subscribers.

In the latest upgrade of fuboTV, the legal streaming service now offers 10 DVR slots. Plus recordings can be stored for 10 days. Even if you forget to set a DVR to record a program on fubo, you can use the Look Back feature to replay an event up to 72 hours after the program airs.

fuboTV upgrades Cloud DVR to include 10 DVR slots

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fuboTV recently upgraded their Cloud DVR functionality for subscribers.

In the latest upgrade of fuboTV, the legal streaming service now offers 10 DVR slots. Plus recordings can be stored for 10 days. Even if you forget to set a DVR to record a program on fubo, you can use the Look Back feature to replay an event up to 72 hours after the program airs.

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Watch ‘The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year’; Must-see Brit TV [VIDEO]

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In a new feature on World Soccer Talk, we're bringing you a selection of must-see Brit TV for those times when you want to mix things up and watch some entertainment instead of reading our soccer news and analysis.

The first TV show that's featured is Channel 4′s 'The Big Fat Quiz of the Year,' where several comedians team up to compete against each other and answer questions about popular culture events from specific years.

Watch ‘The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year’; Must-see Brit TV [VIDEO]

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In a new feature on World Soccer Talk, we're bringing you a selection of must-see Brit TV for those times when you want to mix things up and watch some entertainment instead of reading our soccer news and analysis.

The first TV show that's featured is Channel 4′s 'The Big Fat Quiz of the Year,' where several comedians team up to compete against each other and answer questions about popular culture events from specific years.

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Matthew Broderick Honda Super Bowl Ad

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We are starting to see a glimpse of the upcoming Super Bowl ads. In this one, Matthew Broderick reprises his role from the classic movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Honda just launched "Matthew's Day Off", an extended version of their upcoming Super Bowl commercial. (You might have seen the 10 second teaser, which went viral last week.

Best 2011 Super Bowl Commercials

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There are so many different Super Bowl commercials, and honestly, this year's ads weren't that good. A couple of them did stand out, however.

The best was probably the CareerBuilder.com commercial.

Kim Kardashian's Skechers commercial was pretty good too.

The Groupon's Tibet commercial is definitely getting some backlash.

Black Eyed Peas Super Bowl Halftime Show

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It wasn't the worst show of all time, but it definitely wasn't the best when the Black Eyed Peas took the stage for the halftime performance at the Super Bowl.

The Black Eyed Peas, Usher and Slash were this year's Super Bowl halftime performers.

Black Eyed Peas started with "I Gotta Feeling" and were quickly out of sync as soon as Fergie's microphone cut off as she began her portion of the song.

Super Bowl Commercials: Eminem Brisk Ad

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Eminem partnered with Brisk for a Super Bowl ad spot that was shown during the first quarter of the big game.

Eminem was involved developing the idea and the script for the commercial, which uses stop motion animation. This is going to be an ongoing partnership between Brisk and Eminem, starting with the Super Bowl commercial.

Coca-Cola Official Super Bowl Ads

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If you are checking out the Super Bowl ads, you don't want to miss the commercials from Coca-Cola.

Coca-Cola's ads are generally some of the best every year. What do you think of this year's Coca-Coal Super Bowl commercials.

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Ryan Giggs is an Idiot

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Let's face it. Footballers aren't the smartest people on the planet. They believe that they can do anything because they are rich, famous, and talented. Ryan Giggs is no exception. Ryan Giggs is one of England's most prolific players. He has made over 800 appearances for Manchester United and has scored dozens of goals.

Jenn Sterger on Good Morning America

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Jenn Sterger talked to Good Morning America about the Brett Favre scandal in an interview that airs on Tuesday and Wednesday, as well as on Tuesday night's Nightline. Jenn talks about the pictures of Favre's junk and even claims she's not a gold digger.

During the interview, Sterger told Good Morning America, "I haven't made a dime off anything in this whole situation.

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Sports Show with Norm MacDonald

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A new episode of Sports Show with Norm MacDonald airs tonight (Tuesday, May 3) at 10:30pm/9:30c on Comedy Central and we've got a few clips from the show.

Filipino politician/pop-star/boxer Manny Pacquiao will engage in a spirited round of fisticuffs with "Sugar" Shane Mosley this Saturday in, oh, let's say, Vegas.

Odom Reveals Father is a Heroin Addict

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During the premiere episode of Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom's new reality show on Sunday night, there was plenty of drama. One of the hot topics on "Khloe and Lamar" was Lamar's relationship with his estranged father, Joe.

During the episode, Joe showed up at Khloe's book signing and surprised her, and she tried to arrange a reunion between father and son.

Player Profiles

The Beckham Effect

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Every once and a while a player comes along and changes the game. Their unique abilities combined with a great management team propels their career foward into the celebrity stratosphere. Using good looks, charm, and great athletic skill paired with an amazing agent, manager, publicist team is what I like to call the Beckham Effect.

Robert Pires is a Television Presenter

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Many players wonder what they will do upon retirement. Fortunately for Aston Villa's Robert Pires, he knows exactly what he will do. He will be a television presenter because he is already one. The Frenchmen hosts a show called Caviar et Biscotte, a show his model wife created and produces. The show consists of Pires visiting footballers homes, going grocery shopping, and waiting for said


10 Things You Didn't Know About Fernando Torres

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He marked his first season at Anfield by being Liverpool's first player, since Robbie Fowler in 1995–96, to score more than 20 league goals in a season.Torres became the fastest player in Liverpool history to score 50 league goals after scoring against Aston Villa in December 2009.His nickname is El Niño, meaning the kid in Spanish.

On this day

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On this day, eight professional footballers were born. Something must be written in the stars if you believe in that sort of thing. 1945 – Gerd Müller, German footballer1963 – Ian Wright, English footballer 1971 – Dwight Yorke, Trinidad and Tobago footballer1972 – Ugo Ehiogu, English footballer1976 – Guillermo Franco, Argentine/Mexican footballer1979 – Pablo Aimar, Argentine footballer1979 – Beau


David Beckham pranks masseuse

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David Beckham appears on Ellen DeGeneres Show. While on the show, the LA Galaxy player pulled a prank on an unsuspecting masseuse under the direction of Ellen.


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World's Sexiest Female Footballers

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Here are some of the World's Sexiest Female Footballers:Sweden's own Josefine Öqvist posed for Swedish men's magazine Slitz. She was one of the first female athletes to do so. Of course, there were people who thought this was inappropriate but if Freddie Ljungberg can appear half naked on billboards, why can't Josefine be in a lad's mag?

Best Footballer Physiques

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Footballers run around in circles for hours. Naturally, they would have great physiques but some have better ones than others. Here is a list of football's best physiques.10. Rami Shaaban- The shy Swedish goal keeper may be getting older but his body seems to defy the aging process.9. Aitor Ocio- No matter where this Spaniard goes, the cameras always seem to get a shot of his great abs.

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Halloween Costumes for Footballers

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Halloween is just a few days away. The 12th Man Blog has compiled a list of costume ideas for some of your favorite footballers. Here they are:Thierry Henry as a clown. Why? Because MLS fans will never take this poor man seriously.Freddie Ljungberg as a referee. After all he tells MLS officials how to do their job.

American Soccer needs a Reality Show

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I know what it would take for Americans to like soccer. It's not about getting a top player to MLS or the USMNT winning the World Cup. It's about having their own reality show. Why? Because that's all people care about these days. Look at the exposure these people are getting as a result of these reality shows.

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USL Look Ahead: Week 2

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After a very successful opening weekend for the new second division league, Week 2 seeks to deliver further entertainment for the USL.

Saturday opens the slate with several compelling matches to watch. The Pittsburgh Riverhounds and FC Cincinnati clash in a regional rivalry match after the former tied in a shootout in week one with the New York Red Bulls II, who themselves will face the Richmond Kickers.

Man-Eating Fish Takes To Pitch As Half-Time Entertainment At Derby County Takes A Turn For The Weird (Video)

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With the score locked a 0-0 at the break, fans attending Derby's home game against Blackburn yesterday were snapped out of their torpor by a truly surreal bout of half-time 'entertainment'.

Indeed, it was at this point that a giant inflatable fish wearinga basketball vest came flailing out onto the pitch and proceeded to eat one of Derby's goalkeeping coaches, only to barf him back up in a state of undress.

MLS Power Rankings, Week 15: Stuck in idle

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The lack of action this weekend in Major League Soccer left people searching for entertainment elsewhere in this week's Power Rankings.

People who were excited at a weekend full of Major League Soccer matches, particularly after the plethora of matches over the past few weeks, probably logged onto their MLS Live accounts to find.

India: Back to its English roots

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When I used to visit India quite frequently as a child, the focal point of the sports culture revolved around cricket. No matter what street you were on or what field you were playing at, cricket always established an entertainment culture to the population. India, though a dominant world player in cricket (winning multiple world championships), continues to develop its youth and adult soccer leagues in order to strengthen the market for entertainment.

David Beckham among stars facing £520m tax bill

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Some of the U.K. biggest names in business, entertainment and sport will soon be receiving letters from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) demanding payment of disputed tax bills.

Under a new finance law about 33,000 people who invested in tax avoidance schemes will be affected. Among them is David Beckham.

Sam Allardyce To Stay On As West Ham Manager, Board Promise ‘More Entertainment’ Next Season

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By Chris Wright

Beholdthe face of entertainment!

West Hamhave released a statement to officially confirm that Sam Allardyce will remain in situ as Hammers' manager despite large pockets of their supporters clamouring for him to be catapulted into the sea.

United or City? Gambling on the Premier League winner

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Gambling and football are perhaps the two biggest and most popular forms of entertainment these days, and this has led to the two of them being linked in a number of different ways for example the football based games offered by many of the top online casinos.

The best and most fun examples of these, like the slot game Soccer Safari, offer a quirky mix of football and offbeat humour in this case animal footballers playing in a World Cup style tournament in the African jungle.

What is Soccer’s Business?

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The business of a soccer club is to produce a winning team. At the end of the day sports are a form of entertainment. Too often, though, actions taken place in the board room or at the negotiating table take away from the entertainment displayed on the field. At times, the aggressiveness and sometimes greediness [.

The Most Interesting March Bracket in the World

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If you've checked out the Dos Equis Facebook page, you've surely seen fans posting the legend lines from the Most Interesting Man in the World. Building upon the success of the Legendary Fan Lines Facebook app (each week Dos Equis names the best line submitted that week by a count of "likes" and simply the brand's favorite), the Most Interesting Man in the World will ratchet up the competition for his nearly two million fans with The Most Interesting March Tournament: The Legendary Lines PostSeason.

Irish Duo Give Stoke 2-0 Home Win

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Republic of Ireland duo Jonathan Walters and Rory Delap scored late goals as Stoke beat Fulham 2-0 today.

Celebrate SENNA and Win a Blu-ray Set of the “30 for 30″ Series

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In celebration of the theatrical release of SENNA, ESPN Films has provided us three Blu-ray sets of their "30 for 30″ series to give away ($74.99 value each). You can learn more about the set at BestBuy.com.

By now you have probably heard about the film, SENNA, about the life and death of Formula One Brazilian race car driver, Ayrton Senna.

Did Tony Parker Cheat on Eva Longoria with Teammate's Wife?

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Yesterday internet rumors were swirling that Tony Parker was divorcing Eva Longoria. Though reps for the Desperate Housewives' star shot down the rumors, today Eva filed for divorce from the San Antonio Spurs guard in Los Angeles. Eva Longoria cited irreconcilable differences.

According to reports, Eva found hundreds of text messages on Tony Parker's phone from a "teammate's wife.

“Local Hero” – Theatrical Trailer (1983)

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Apocalypse Now: trailer

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“Annie Hall” The Trailer…

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