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The 50/50 Blog

Note:  Opinions expressed on the US Youth Soccer Blog (web log) are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer). Links on this web log to articles do not necessarily imply agreement by the author or by US Youth Soccer with the contents of the articles. Links are provided to foster discussion of topics and issues. Readers should make their own evaluations of the contents of such articles.

 

The 50/50 Blog: 1.9.14

Steve Prince

Is this real life?

 

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Toronto FC is making soccer headlines across the world by acquiring Jermaine Defoe from Tottenham and now possibly Michael Bradley from Roma. Read more.

 


 

Barcelona Youth Goals

 

Take a moment and watch the top 50 goals from various age groups of the Barcelona's youth program from the first half of the 2013-14 season.


 

Jurgen Klinsmann emphasizing soccer, not fitness in USMNT January camp

 

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Jurgen Klinsmann has made fitness the foundation of what he's building with the US national team. It's an integral part of every camp – but for once, it's not the focus of this year's January gathering. Read more.

 


 

US Youth Soccer ODP Boy Photos

 

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Check out the new kits on the US Youth Soccer ODP boys in our Facebook gallery.

 

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The 50/50 Blog: 1.8.14

Steve Prince

U.S. National Team Camp

 

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For members of the US national team, the race to Brazil begins early in 2014 – in January camp. The Yanks will get a preview of this coming summer when camp switches locales next week to São Paulo, Brazil, the same spot where they’ll set up shop for this summer’s World Cup. Read more.

 


 

Jermaine Jones

 

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Schalke midfielder Jermaine Jones has begun searching for a new employer, with Major League Soccer among the possible destinations. Read more about his search.

 


 

Copa Coca-Cola

 

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As World Cup fever grips soccer fans across the globe, Coca-Cola is giving young players the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to win a trip to the Copa Coca-Cola® Soccer Camp in Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup™. Read more about this opportunity.

 


 

 14 Reasons Why New York Youth Love Soccer

 

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Besides the joy of running up and down a soccer field with their friends engaging in the wonderful cardiovascular exercise that is soccer plus the excitement of mastering control over a soccer ball, here are 14 reasons why well over 100,000 New York children and teenagers have chosen to play in the Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) in 2014.
 

 

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The 50/50 Blog: 1.7.14

Steve Prince

Bicycle Kick

 

Scoring from your own half on a futsal court might not be as rare as in the outdoor game, but this bicycle kick golazo is worth a view.

 


 

FC Barcelona hits 50 Million

 

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The news of FC Barcelona’s record of 50 million fans on Facebook has spread around the planet, appearing in some of the biggest media in the world, including such prestigious publications as Forbes. Read more.

 


 

Ronaldo hits 400

 

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Cristiano Ronaldo hit a late double on Monday to help Real Madrid down Celta Vigo 3-0 and in doing so the Portuguese reached the remarkable landmark of 400 club and country goals. Read more.

 


 

SKLZ Training Advisor

 

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The newest edition of the SKLZ Training Advisor is out. Make sure you check it out here to get the latest in training tips and gear.

 

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The 50/50 Blog: 1.6.14

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US Youth Soccer Goal and Save of the Year Voting

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Click here to vote now for your favorite goal and save from 2013!
 

 

National League meets Disney

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The US Youth Soccer National League Boys and Girls teams had their second weekend of play at ESPN Wide World of Sports. See which teams have the best chance to earn their place in the prestigious 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championship.
 

 

Smelly Situtaion

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Two fans seem to have gotten themselves into a smelly situation with other supporters of Stockport Country. Read more here.
 

 

Ballon d'Or finalists

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Check out this quick infograph giving a nice break down of the Ballon d'Or finalists.

 

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