Spain vs. El Salvador Friendly Scheduled for FedExField – CBS Local

CBS Local… Marketing Officer Mitch Gershman. “We are honored to host these marquee matchups and proud to bring such high-profile events to the Washington D.C. region and our season ticket…

World Cup tune-ups in Washington, DC United at FedEx Field, US national team … – Washington Post (blog)

World Cup tune-ups in Washington, DC United at FedEx Field, US national team …Washington Post (blog)Spain vs. El Salvador friendly and D.C. United vs. Columbus Crew, both on June 7…

U.S. Speedskating’s problems in Sochi illuminate organizational dysfunction – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelSochi, Russia — Long-track speedskaters from the United States never skated better in the months leading up to the Winter Olympics than they did last fall. They won…

Chris Wondolowski leads the US past South Korea, 2-0 – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWith the U.S. in the final stretch before this summer’s World Cup, Coach Juergen Klinsmann has challenged his players to step up and make a statement if they…

Ex-Germany midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger says he’s gay – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBERLIN (AP) — A former World Cup player from Germany has become the biggest name in football to come out as gay, saying he wants to break down the…

Lindsey Vonn, watched by boyfriend Tiger Woods, can’t complete downhill – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Even if Lindsey Vonn competes at the Olympics in Sochi in February, what kind of form will the four-time World Cup overall champion be in? Vonn missed a…

Jurgen Klinsmann to remain US coach through 2018 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYEven before leading the United States into next year’s World Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann has been signed to stay on as the American coach for the 2018 World Cup. Klinsmann…

‘We are prepared for any team at the World Cup,’ says Kwesi Appiah – Goal.com

Goal.comGhana coach Kwesi Appiah has welcomed the 2014 World Cup draw after his side was paired with USA, Germany and Portugal. The former Black Stars captain believes he has a…

Clint Dempsey says US is due a win vs. Ghana – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKANSAS CITY, Kan. – Oh, look. It’s Ghana again. And if it wasn’t personal last time, it is now. The United States was drawn against its old World Cup…

2014 Brazil World Cup draw set for Friday – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comThe 2014 World Cup is still six months away, but the drama and the samba party begins Friday with a draw ceremony aimed to showcase Brazil’s natural beauty and “carnaval”…

World Cup Draw: the Strong, the Weak, the Lucky – ABC News

ABC NewsWho wound up in difficult groups and who got away easy from Friday’s World Cup draw (average world ranking for four teams in parentheses): GROUP A (24.25) — Brazil,…

World Cup draw: the strong, the weak, the lucky – Washington Post

Washington PostWho wound up in difficult groups and who got away easy from Friday’s World Cup draw (average world ranking for four teams in parentheses): GROUP A (24.25) — Brazil,…

Stop freaking out about the United States’ World Cup draw – USA TODAY

USA TODAYReally, it couldn’t have been more difficult. The Americans open the tournament against Ghana, who eliminated the U.S. in the last two World Cups, and then face two of…

World Cup teams hoping for luck of the draw – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comCOSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil — The eyes of football focused nervously Friday on the draw to determine where, when and, most importantly, who the 32 teams will play at the…

New World Cup ball ‘Brazuca’ unveiled – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldRIO DE JANEIRO — The new ball for next year’s World Cup — called the “Brazuca,” in honor of Brazil, of course — was unveiled at a ceremony Tuesday…

Why the 2014 World Cup pots are bad news for the United States – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFIFA revealed the four pots for the 2014 World Cup draw this Friday, and things aren’t looking good for the United States. Here’s how the draw works, in a…

Adidas unveils official 2014 World Cup ball – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAdidas unveiled the official “Brazuca” match ball of the World Cup on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. ET in a blown-out event, complete with light show, in Rio de…

World Cup Brazil Protests By 200,000 Forecasts 2016 Olympics Mess

“World Cup” is a Twitter trend as this blog post is being written, and not for good reasons. In 2014 we were told that Football was coming home to Brazil,…

Tiger Wood And Lindsey Vonn Are Dating – Say It On Facebook

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jL9pRYO3ngY Well, Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn went ahead and confirmed what this blogger suspected for some time – that they’re dating. Woods and Vonn did it using Facebook, with…

Hope Solo Press Conference: Happy And Happily Married

Hope Solo has found her bliss. In an epic press conference held on Thursday, Hope Solo, U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Goalkeeper, Olympic Gold Metalist, and new star of Seattle’s…

Tiger Woods Dating Lindsey Vonn? Is Elin Nordegren Next?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mtts0tvSsH8 Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn are in pop culture news again, and not just for his play at Torrey Pines, or that Vonn won the World Cup giant slolum…

Lindsey Vonn Wins 14th World Cup Then Super-Combined

Call Lindsey Vonn Super Woman, or Super-Sexy Woman, because on Saturday at Krasnays Polyana, Russia, she won her fifth consecutive World Cup downhill title, then just 24-hours later, earned her…

Lindsey Vonn Wins World Cup St. Moritz Super-Combined

Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn has done it again, this time winning the World Cup super-combined event today, Friday. According to the USA Today, Vonn extended her lead over second-place-finisher Tina…

Abby Wambach Wins AP Female Athlete of the Year Award

After the USA Women’s Soccer Team was eliminated in a most-dramatic finals match against Japan, it looked like the team’s spark plug Abby Wambach would not gain the spotlight she…

Tell Hope Solo: USA Women’s Soccer Victory Best Sports Accomplishment of 2011

This is something for fans of Women’s Soccer and Women’s Sport to cheer: Marist Poll of Marist College reports that their poll of “the single best sports accomplishment of the…

Lindsey Vonn, Maybe Not Tim Tebow Dating, But Robby Tebow?

The Lindsey Vonn Date With 16-year Old Parker MacDonald There’s an old saying about male / female friendships: the guy is always the emergency dick as in “in case of…

Tim Tebow Dating Lindsey Vonn Rumor Grows

Tim Tebow and Lindsey Vonn? There’s small, hot, getting hotter, rumor going ’round the Internet that Denver Broncos Quarterback Tim Tebow has been dating Olympic Skiing Superstar Lindsey Vonn. It…

Lindsey Vonn Wins 4th World Cup, Goes Godzilla In Wake Of Divorce

UPDATE: Fun with Lindsey Vonn and Tim Tebow! Lindsey Vonn’s doing her best Godzilla imitation in the wake of her divorce from husband Thomas Vonn, but rather than stomp on…

Lindsey Vonn Wins World Cups, Talks About Divorce

UPDATE!: Vonn wins 4th World Cup in one week! Olympian Lindsey Vonn rather echoed what this blogger has said about her divorce, when, after winning three World Cup downhill races…

Lindsey Vonn Divorce Doesn’t Stop World Cup Win

Ok, so isn’t it that Lindsey Vonn (captured in a cool photo by Getty Images) getting a divorce from her husband Thomas Vonn supposed to block her chances of winning…

Lindsey Vonn – Thomas Vonn Divorces After Her Teen Homecoming Date

UPDATE: LINDSEY VONN’S EX THOMAS VONN TURNS JERK WITH BAD TWEET AIMED AT TIGER WOODS. Video UPDATE: Lindsey Vonn Dating Tiger Woods, Uses Airplane: UPDATE: Lindsey Vonn on David Letterman…

VMAs Beyonce Baby Bump Sets Twitter Tweets Per Second Record

Proving that MTV gets Twitter, the Beyonce Baby Bump moment from Sunday’s VMAs (Video Music Awards) set a new Twitter tweets per second record, beating the Women’s World Cup Final…

Women’s World Cup Final Sets Twitter Tweets Per Second Record

As explained earlier today, the Women’s World Cup Final was the catalyst for four of ten Twitter Top Trends, including players Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach. But now, according to…

Japan Wins World Cup Final In Shocking Fashion

Well, that was exciting, shocking, and ultimately sad if you’re a fan of USA Women’s World Cup Soccer. The USA Women played a game that, arguably, should have been 3…

U.S. Beat Colombia 3-0

The Women’s World Cup is currently being held in Germany, and today the women of the United State’s team beat Colombia by three outstanding goals. While watching the game on…