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Achievement Unlocked: FIFA 06: Road to FIFA World Cup

Ah shit, this was last minute. I was writing up the Sherlock Holmes Achievement guides but I still haven’t finished either of them, so I’ll be working my way through some cheap sports games, this one is a really easy completion so the sooner we get it over with the better. 632 more words

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Edmonton soccer product happy to be back in Canada

Professional soccer has taken Tosaint Ricketts to corners of the world he would otherwise never see.

And while grateful to have played in outposts in Finland, Romania, Norway, Turkey and Israel, the Edmonton product is happy to be back on familiar soil, signing with Toronto FC this week. 722 more words



The outcome of one game in Ghana’s chase of a Brazil 2014 slot so ‘strange’ that it ‘must have’ been fixed may not have been so strange after all… 635 more words


Turkish NBA player gets death threats following failed coup

Far from the spotlight of American media and politics — where debates rage on about racism, gun violence, immigration, poverty, LGBT equality and a struggling bipartisan government — a harsh reminder was issued to those who still wonder why so many high-profile athletes are hesitant to stand up and speak out publicly about polarizing social issues. 656 more words


'I think I still have a few more years left in me': Left off Olympic team, Kaylyn Kyle following Canadian soccer team from a distance

Kaylyn Kyle watches the Canadian women’s soccer team from afar these days.

One of four alternates to the Olympic team, the 27-year-old midfielder from Saskatoon is not likely to add to her 101 caps this summer unless called upon due to injury or some other emergency. 674 more words


Rio Olympics a 'dream' for Canada rugby sevens captain Jen Kish — and her dad

VANCOUVER — Jen Kish says the month of July has been “nothing but happiness” and when you consider everything that’s happened to her in the last fortnight, you can understand her state of bliss. 901 more words


ON THIS DAY: July 13, 2016

July 13th is

World Cup Football Day

National French Fries Day

Embrace Your Geekiness Day

International Rubik’s Cube Day

Gruntled Workers Day *

* if you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands! 370 more words