It will be about 20 degrees cooler on the World Cup Field than it will be for fans watching the match in downtown Lafayette. Here are some tips on how you can enjoy the match, the crowd, and the atmosphere while remaining comfortable and cool.
Germany defeated the United States, 1-0, in Thursday’s highly-anticipated World Cup match in a rain-soaked Recife, Brazil. Despite the loss, the US defied many expectations by holding its own in the so-called ‘Group of Death’ and advancing to the knockout stage
Even if you don't give a rodents rear end about watching Ecuador play Italy just watch the pregame ceremonies. Watch the crowd when the national anthem for their country is played. Talk about a total national investment.
If you've been to an Acadiana area McDonald's recently, you might have seen a new design on the french fry boxes. No longer red with the McDonald's logo, but new, artistic designs. The question, why? Well, there's a pretty cool answer.
Soccer is now a high contact sport! It's all good though when you're playing in a giant bubble suit. These Italian kids look like they're having a blast while running into each other at full tilt. Watch in jealous wonder as they bounce around and come out of a spin unscathed...
I guess my American is showing isn't it? I am not a fan of soccer. I didn't like going to the games when my kids played and I sure don't like watching the never ending snooze fest that is soccer on TV.
Leave it to the Japanese to take something that is not that interesting to my short attention span and make it more enjoyable...
The next time someone tries to tell you that American Football is too violent and that kids should be playing soccer, show them this video. At least in American Football you get to wear pads and the douche canoes like the guy in this video have their careers shortened quickly by teammates who know the meaning of payback...
There are plenty of sports fan who would love to attack an umpire or an official but most wouldn't go through with it if presented the opportunity. However, one Ukrainian soccer fan attending the Chernomorets/FC Metalist match this week decided to attack a linesman and nearly strangled him to death.
Do you like crawfish? Do you like Louisiana? Ok, well it is already obvious that you love to be a part of the community and help people out. The boys U16 Fury Soccer team has made it to the Regional Playoffs and needs our help to get there! The best part about it: We get to eat to help!