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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: 2.26.14


Andrew Luck



Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is a big fan of soccer and has some strong ties to the game. He did a podcast on back in December. You can listen to it here, with Luck’s segment beginning around the 37-minute mark.



Bundesliga Player of the Week



Last weekend, in Bayern’s 4-0 win at Hannover 96, Thiago Alcantara assisted, scored and completed 96 percent of his passes -- and was named Bundesliga’s Player of the Week. Learn more.



Incredible skill



Benfica's Lazar Markovic makes a perfectly timed run and touches the ball over the keeper Douglas before finishing effortlessly.



Andrew Farrell



KickTV offers a good look into the life of Andrew Farrell, the first pick in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.






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