Most new fathers have that little feeling that one day their child might, just might, become the greatest footballer of all time. Before that though comes the challenge of naming your newborn. Imagine though, that football and baby naming somehow are connected as if by magic? Well if you want to give your child a […]

Okay, first things first, the stadium you are about to see isn’t technically a football stadium BUT it has hosted many football matches (the World Cup included). What happens when you leave a stadium to die? The answer can be seen at the Pontiac Silverdome just outside Detroit, Michigan. The stadium opened in 1975 and […]

“A ‘terrão’ (earthen field) is an oasis in the urban landscape. The reddish tone of a soccer field turns into a stage for resistance of popular soccer. These fields are increasingly rare to be seen because of property speculation and land occupation, and they standing as a spirit of resilience. Some of them are owned […]

“The Big House” This is Michigan Stadium and it is usually home to the University of Michigan american football team. It has just played host to a friendly between Manchester United and Real Madrid and despite the game itself being a fairly run of the mill pre-season game a landmark in american soccer was reached. The stadium is […]

As the World Cup approaches its last few days here is an image from the previous tournament. It shows the final moments of the 2010 World Cup and the celebrations inside the stadium in Johannesburg. Known as ‘Soccer City’ the stadium has a capacity of over 90,000 and is the largest in Africa. Just like the current […]