Friday Sports Funny: Clever Quote From FIFA Footballer George Best

“Maradona good. Pele better. George Best.” ~ painted on a mural in Belfast, Northern Ireland This funny, but clever quote is written on a wall to memorialize George Best, Northern Ireland’s flamboyant FIFA international footballer. George Best was also known … Continue reading

ESPN’s Ian Darke: The Velvet Voice of the 2014 World Cup

The velvet voice of international football’s (soccer’s) Ian Darke may still not be as universally popular in the United States as in other parts of the globe.

However, thanks to a new ESPN commercial, filmed in collaboration with the creative agency The Vault, Darke should immediately become better known in scores of American households in time for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil this June.

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The Peculiarities and Unique Language of FIFA Soccer

As international football, or soccer, grows in popularity here in the United States, it seems as if a translator or glossary of terms is necessary for the American sports fan to understand the sport.

With that in mind, allow me to share this chapter excerpt from my new sports comic book Confusing Stuff in Sports.

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