14.5 Million #EURO2016 Tweets Last Night

Twitter is still the leading social platform for one-to-many worldwide communication with over 14.5 million #EURO2016 tweets last night. Portugal defeated France to become #EURO2016 champions. Many of the players themselves posted on Twitter about the game to their millions…

German Nazi Toy Draws Lawsuit from Soccer Star

A German soccer star is none-too-thrilled about a Nazi doll that bears him a striking resemblance. Bastian Schweinsteiger, the German national team and Manchester United midfielder, has taken legal action against a Hong Kong-based toy manufacturer for selling a German…

Hope Solo’s Domestic Violence Trial Set For January

At a brief court hearing on Tuesday, November 4, it was decided that soccer star Hope Solo’s trial for domestic abuse will be moved to January 6.  The trial, which was supposed to begin on November 17, was postponed after…

Mia Hamm, Magic Johnson Invest in New MLS Team

Major League Soccer (MLS) this week officially announced that a new team will be coming to Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) will make its MLS debut in 2017. The team will play in a new stadium that…

Mia Hamm Appointed To Board Of Directors Of Italian Football Club Roma

Footballer Mia Hamm was recently appointed to the board of directors of the Italian club Roma, along with former National Hockey League player Cam Neely and former Disney board member Stanley Gold. Hamm was nominated by Roma shareholders on Monday,…

Senzo Meyiwa Shot Dead During Home Invasion

South African goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead on Sunday during a home invasion gone wrong. Meyiwa was a goalkeeper and team captain for the Orlando Pirates soccer club in Johannesburg. He had also served as goalkeeper for the South…

Hope Solo Confident That She’ll Be Exonerated Of Domestic Abuse Charges

Hope Solo released a statement on social media to address the current controversies she is involved in. The star goalie is certain she will be proven innocent when she faces trial in November on charges of domestic violence assault involving…

Hope Solo Still Playing Soccer In Spite Of Domestic Violence Charges

A lot of athletes have been involved in domestic violence incidents lately and most of them had been fined and either banned from a set number of games or the sport entirely. Hope Solo is also facing domestic violence charges,…

FIFA 15 Is Out Today in the U.S.

After a long summer with few big game releases, the fall video game season is now here. As one of the largest publishers in the industry, EA is getting a head start with the release of its big sports titles.…

Hope Solo Breaks US Soccer Record For Most Career Shutouts

Goalkeeper Hope Solo broke the U.S. record for career shutouts Saturday during an 8-0 victory over Mexico in Sandy, Utah. With the win on Saturday, the former Washington Huskies standout broke Briana Scurry’s record. Scurry played from 1994-2008 and had…