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Soccer News Archive
Everybody makes mistakes, but it sounds like she's ready to move forward.
As you may have read over the weekend, retired Soccer star Abby Wambach was arrested early Sunday morning for a DUI in Portland, Or.
The 35-year-old was booked at about 2 a.m. PST after failing a field sobriety test, and now she's apologizing for her lapse in judgement.
Abby took full responsibility for her mistake in a Facebook post late Sunday afternoon, saying:
Hope Solo, Alex Morgan, & More Of The U.S. Women's Soccer Team Sue Over Income Inequality — See How Much Less They Make Than The Men's Team!
The U.S. National Women's Team may have won the World Cup, but now they have their sights set on an even bigger goal — pay equality!
Five athletes from the Women's World Cup championship team have filed a federal labor complaint against U.S. Soccer on behalf of the entire Women's National Team.
According to reports, Hope Solo, Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd, Becky Sauerbrunn, and Megan Rapinoe filed paperwork claiming that they are paid less than half as much as the men's team players — yet generate TENS OF MILLIONS more in revenue!
The team's attorney Jeffrey Kessler said that the women of U.S. Soccer earn
What a selfless act!
Brandi Chastain isn't just one of the most talented players in the history of soccer, she's also one of the bravest.
The two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-time World Cup winner announced on Thursday she will be donating her brain to science upon her eventual death in an effort to better understand the sport!
The 47-year-old made the decision to give her cranium to the Department of Veterans Affairs and Boston University School of Medicine Concussion Legacy Foundation Brain Bank to help her fellow athletes, saying:
Former Soccer Star Landon Donovan & His Wife Just Welcomed Their First Child Together! See The Baby's First Picture HERE!
Landon Donovan just went from soccer star to famous father!
On Wednesday, the retired athlete took to Twitter to reveal that his wife, Hannah Bartell, gave birth to a beautiful baby boy!
The 33-year-old shared a sweet snap of himself snuggling up with his lovely lady and their absolutely adorable newborn, Talon Bartell Donovan!
The former fútboler captioned the precious pic by revealing that he's now a proud poppa, writing:
"The greatest joy and most love I've ever experienced. Welcome to the world Talon Bartell Donovan"
The LA Galaxy alum also shared a similar sentiment on Instagram, captioning the same photo:
"I've been fortunate to achieve a lot of wonderful things in my life but nothing comes close to being a father. Welcome to the world Talon Bartell Donovan ❤️💛💚"
The lovebirds had been pretty hush-hush about their pregnancy up until they made an AWWWW-esome announcement back in September, posting:
Soccer Star Cristiano Ronaldo And Victoria's Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio Spice Up GQ With This AMAZING Cover Shot!
OK, our Saturday is officially on FIRE!
We just got done drooling over one hot pic, but this GQ cover shot is just too much — we can't take the heat any more! LOLz!!
Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and Brazilian Victoria's Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio are the picks for GQ's "Body" issue, and judging by how this cover turned out (above) we think the mag picked right!!!
The two have arguably the hottest bodies on the planet right now so, um… we'll just be staring at this for a few hours, OK?! Ha!!!
What'd U think of the cover??
[Image via Ben Watts/GQ.]
ICYMI: Mark Wahlberg & Will Ferrell Talk Screaming At Their Kids' Soccer Matches! Watch & Decide Who Is A Worse Soccer Dad!
But the two are pretty great father figures to their kids IRL — unless, of course, they're on the soccer field!
Appearing on The Graham Norton Show, the actors talked about getting a little too swept up in the excitement while attending their kids' soccer games!
Marky Mark admitted that his wife refuses to sit next to him during games, and he was so stressed when his 9-year-old son's team made it to the championship he couldn't eat!
But Ferrell is just as guilty, revealing he briefly turned into his Kicking & Screaming character when he yelled at his son during a game — only to realize he momentarily "lost his mind!"
Ch-ch-check out the clip (above) to hear the funny story!