It has been close to a year since the Glazers first put Manchester United up on the trading block. Although any potential sale of the club has been dead in the water in months, there is still some noise that Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani could yet take over the club. And if so, David Beckham would return, in a new post. All that and a couple of news items on another club … [Read more...] about Man United News: Sheikh Jassim, Beckham, Maguire, Rooney
The Los Angeles Galaxy of Major League Soccer are embattled in a playoff race. These games could be the end of David Beckham’s tenure in the United States. Beckham is certainly in the twilight of his career, but he's still an effective player, and best in the world at set pieces.. The Galaxy take on Real Salt Lake in the conference final as the cloud of Beckham’s … [Read more...] about Where Will David Beckham Play Next Season? France? England?
Victoria "Posh Spice" Beckham returned to Twitter yesterday, after taking a few weeks off, to post a new picture of her husband, soccer star David Beckham, holding their daughter Harper Seven. Given that her father is one of the most iconic sports stars in history, and her mother a former Spice Girl, she's bound to have one media fueled, exciting childhood. … [Read more...] about TwitPic of David Beckham, New Child, Courtesy of Victoria Beckham
Last night the Chicago Fire fell victim to two goals set up by David Beckham and fell 2-1 defeat to the LA Galaxy at The Home Depot Center in Carson, California. The Fire nearly drew first blood in the waning minutes of the first half as Jalil Anibaba nearly headed home Paladini’s in-swinging corner kick in the 45th minute. … [Read more...] about David Beckham, Landon Donovan and L.A. Galaxy Defeat Chicago Fire 2-1
By: Melissa S. Wollering Jared Allen, you’re nasty and I mean that in the vilest way possible. Viewing your website is such a sleezgusting act (sleezy/disgusting), that I contemplated whether I would dive headfirst into my own vomit if given the choice between the two. How did your PR consultants let you get away with this? Mr. Allen has found a cheeky way to market his … [Read more...] about Sidetracked: Athlete Websites—How Far Is Too Far?
By Alex Simon The Thierry Henry to MLS rumor resurfaced over the weekend. According to the Daily Mail, Henry will look for a new challenge after the World Cup with the 32-year old excited at the prospect of playing football in one of the world's biggest cities in New York. For some time now, Henry has stated he would eventually like to play in the states. However, this … [Read more...] about Empire State of Mind for Theirry Henry
By Alex Simon Tonight the Fire visit the Los Angeles Galaxy at the Home Depot Center. With the win and a D.C. loss or tie, the Fire will clinch a playoff spot for the 11th time out of 12 years. The Fire will be without many of their regulars, most notably Cuauhtémoc Blanco. The Galaxy received good news yesterday regarding their DP (Designated Player), David Beckham. … [Read more...] about Shorthanded Fire take on Donovan, Becks on ESPN2