Sunday, July 15, 2018

5 results for 'world cup'

1st Hbrfest's Poster Competition

By HBRFEST, published on Mar 17, 2014

1st Annual Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival's 2014 Film Poster Competition

The Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival is excited to announce it’s ever Film Poster Competition!

HBRFEST is honor to invite you to be part of this amazing contest! HBRFEST producers are looking for people to submit ideas for the 6th Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival. The HBRFEST producers will choose one winner and the winning poster will be displayed at the festival website, in all marketing materials and also sold at the screenings. In addition, audience members and online voters will have a chance... (more)

Tags: hollywood, world cup, festival, brazilian film, egyptian theatre, fernanda montenegro, oscar

Now Eagles Dare

By Caballero_69, published on Jul 15, 2011

You play for the glory of your country

You make all young women aspire to be there

In the beauty of your style and skills

You show how eagles dare

Though the calls may go against you

And your energy may wane

If you hold fast to your purpose

You can win the final game.

Look for leadership from Abby

Know you can always count on Hope.

If the tide of play tilts the wrong way,

Meghan and Alex will come running to lift you up the slope.

Now you face the final foe,

A skilled and determined team

They will... (more)

Tags: football, usa, women, world cup, aspiration, hope solo, meghan rapinoe, abby wambach, alex morgan, team spirit, pride

Three Bad Kicks

By Glenn T, published on Jul 1, 2010

Well, believe it or not, the United States actually briefly caught World Cup fever. When 19 million people in this country tune in to watch anything it’s a big deal - when they do it to watch a game which has historically been relegated to "also ran" status, it’s monumental. And so it was last Saturday when a confluence of good timing, great marketing and a little Yankee good fortune made the United States vs. Ghana the most watched soccer game in U.S. television history. Of course, that’s nothing compared to the over 106 million people that watched the Super Bowl, but it’s more than the 18.4... (more)

Tags: soccer, football, humor, united states, world cup, funny, american, blog, three things

Ed's Sports Corner

By Ed Attanasio, published on May 23, 2010

...certain times. We renovated the course in 2003 and it’s in great shape. We’ve hosted several pro tournaments and we’re going to have the Charles Schwab Cup Championship here this year and in 2011. If the pros play here, that must tell you something.”

Ask a Bartender

The World Cup is happening this month, so we searched for those bartenders who really know their soccer. Each of these mixologists discussed which teams they feel will contend and/or pretend when the world’s finest convenes in South Africa.

Mike English, Perry’s on Union: “I’ll give you four ... (more)

Tags: soccer, san francisco, world cup, lefty o'doul, harding park

Green with Nauseous Envy

By Eric Karlan, published on Dec 2, 2009 Irish goalkeeper Shay Given and defender Kevin Kilbane. With 102 caps apiece, they have played more contests than any other Irishman in the national team’s history. Moreover, at the ages of 33 and 32, respectively, Given and Kilbane likely saw their last opportunity to play in the World Cup robbed from them.

Unlike the hypothetical college applicant, waiting and working for four more years is not a luxury these soccer stars can count on. Scoring a shocking upset of France in the city of Saint-Denis was their final chance at playing in the world’s greatest sporting... (more)

Tags: soccer, france, ireland, henry, world cup, handball

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