Today’s 2 Cent Sports Blog reports on the exorbitant valuations of the top franchises in professional sports. According to Forbes Magazine, the Dallas Cowboys, widely known as America’s Team, is now considered the world’s most valuable sports franchise. With a … Continue reading
Thierry Henry’s breakaway speed, splendid soccer skill and passion for life (popularized by Renault Clio television commercials in Europe) spawned his nickname Va Va Voom. It’s no surprise that this electrifying, handsome Frenchman has been long regarded as one of … Continue reading
This brilliant Brazilian and FC Barcelona striker may be better known for his assortment of eclectic hairstyles than his remarkable ability to put the soccer ball in the back of the net.
Oft compared to Brazilian soccer icons Pele and Ronaldinho, Neymar da Silva Santos, or simply Neymar, has tempted the tabloids and worldwide sports sites with more than tantalizing athleticism and surreal soccer skill.
Neymar has also captivated an international audience that eagerly awaits his next sensational goal as much as it does for his latest creative haircut.Continue reading
Following yesterday’s performance on the soccer pitch, Lionel Messi needs a new nickname. Calling him the Atomic Flea just doesn’t do it for me anymore. Messi personifies all the panache of other soccer legends boasting far better nicknames like The … Continue reading
FC Barcelona’s decisive victory over a more physically imposing Manchester United squad in this weekend’s UEFA Champions League Final refuted a timeless adage. On the soccer pitch of London’s new Wembley Stadium, Barcelona’s Lilliputians Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez, David Villa, … Continue reading