Soccer

20 Years of Nike Mercurial

20 Years of Nike Mercurial

What separates the fastest and most dynamic soccer players in the world from the rest of the pack? Well, they share an uncommon level of dedication and drive to dominate. They out-train, out-think, and out-hustle their peers at every turn. And, for over the last two...

Jesus Ferreira and Paxton Pomykal: Leading The Break

Jesus Ferreira and Paxton Pomykal: Leading The Break

Young, flashy, and talented — Jesus Ferreira and Paxton Pomykal are perfect examples of the future of US soccer. Despite not even being old enough to vote, both are already making a name for themselves on FC Dallas. But this is only the beginning for both players....

Lindsey Horan: Better And Bolder

Lindsey Horan: Better And Bolder

As her skills and career blossomed, she reached another major milestone: playing for the U.S. Women’s National Team. It wouldn’t take long for her to stand out on this stage too, but gaining a bigger role back in the U.S. was proving to be difficult with PSG halfway across the world.

Crystal Dunn Strives to Join the Elite

Crystal Dunn Strives to Join the Elite

Soccer star Crystal Dunn is filled to the brim with talent and personality. We caught up with her to ask about her soccer career and how she’s training and preparing for the world’s largest stage. What’s your pre-game ritual like? “I love to dance around the locker...

One Goal: Stepping Up When It Matters Most

One Goal: Stepping Up When It Matters Most

Soccer is in Luis Gil’s blood. Coming from a family of soccer players, the American midfielder first started playing at just three years old and was coached in youth leagues by his father. “My dad was a pretty difficult coach,” Gil said. “He expected a lot of me and...

New Colors, Same Speed: Nike ‘Liquid Shift’ Pack

New Colors, Same Speed: Nike ‘Liquid Shift’ Pack

This year’s models of the Tiempo, Magista, Mercurial, and Hypervenom soccer boots have been smash hits. Beloved by many of the world’s best, they are the perfect blend of innovative new technology and proven performance. Just a couple months ago, Nike released the...

Women’s Soccer Preview: Find The Perfect Cleat

Women’s Soccer Preview: Find The Perfect Cleat

With spring soccer season right around the corner, it’s time to get new cleats. Let’s break down some of this season’s hottest options to help you start the year off right. Leading this year’s fast break is the Nike Tiempo Legend VI. This boot is designed from the...

U.S. Women Start Out Strong In 2016

U.S. Women Start Out Strong In 2016

The defending world champs started off the year with another victory. The U.S. women’s soccer team shut out the Republic of Ireland during a friendly over the weekend. The 5-0 victory was the first match of 2016, capping off the team’s nine-game victory tour after...

From The Depths Of Madeira: Nike CR7 Collection

From The Depths Of Madeira: Nike CR7 Collection

Once a year, Cristiano Ronaldo releases his CR7s in a sick limited-edition colorway, and this year is no different. Inspired by his birthplace — the volcanic Portuguese island of Madeira — bursts of orange, red, and purple combine to create a look this 'Savage Beauty'...

Gyasi Zardes: Putting His Best Foot Forward

Gyasi Zardes: Putting His Best Foot Forward

Gyasi Zardes is only 24. That’s it. Yet, since his pro debut in 2011, he has already made quite a name for himself, both in the states and internationally. So what’s the One Goal he hopes to accomplish in 2016? How about scoring goals on the world’s biggest stage and...

Kelley O’Hara’s Back For More

Kelley O’Hara’s Back For More

2016 is shaping up to be another big year for defender Kelley O’Hara. In 2015, Kelley was part of the U.S. women’s national soccer team that brought home the trophy in Canada. This summer, she’s hoping to be back on the international stage to help her country win...