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adidas Football Debuts Minimalistic Bayern Munich 2019/20 Away Kit

Following on from Manchester United’s Northern Quarter-inspired jersey, adidas Football has unveiled another new away kit for the 2019/20 season. The latest kit to be revealed is for Germany’s FC Bayern Munich, and comes in a minimalistic white and grey color palette.The understated white base of the jersey is complemented with a grey glitch pattern that […]

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Novak Djokovic Defeats Roger Federer To Win Wimbledon

Following a five-set match on Sunday, Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has defeated Swiss player Roger Federer in the Wimbledon men’s final. The final proved to be the longest in Wimbledon’s history, lasting four hours and 55 minutes and seeing 422 points scored. This title marks Djokovic 16th Grand Slam title overall, while Federer holds 20. Djokovic […]

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Russell Westbrook’s Trade to Houston Rockets Sends Social Media Into a Frenzy

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news yesterday that Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook is headed for the Houston Rockets. The Texan team reportedly landed the trade after agreeing to swap Chris Paul, as well as several NBA draft picks in the coming years.According to Wojnarowski, the Rockets was Westbrook’s preferred team as it reunites […]

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French Champion Antoine Griezmann Signs With Barcelona

Antoine Griezmann’s long-awaited move from Atlético Madrid to La Liga rivals Barcelona has finally been completed today after the Catalan club paid the French World Cup Champion’s buyout fee of €120 million EUR (approx. $135 million USD).According to an official statement shared by Barça, the 28-year-old forward will sign a five-year deal (tying him to […]

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Manchester United Goes Gold With 2019/20 Away Jersey

After revealing its home kit inspired by the famous 1999 treble win, Manchester United has now revealed an away jersey influenced by the artwork in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. The 2019/20 jersey comes with a “Savannah” base, which is overlaid with a subtle pattern and minimal black detailing.The pattern across the jersey is inspired by a […]

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Chants of “Equal Pay” Echoed Through NYC as the USWNT Celebrated Their World Cup Win

Following their historic World Cup win, both athletically and socially, the United States Women’s National Team paraded through New York City, celebrating with fans from all over the country.In what was a near-three-hour-long event that kicked off around 9:40 a.m., players as well as coaches, family members and even Mayor and Presidential Candidate Bill de […]

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5 Key Takeaways From the Women’s World Cup

The hardest task will be limiting this women’s world cup recap down to just five key takeaways. Just five from among the glory that is Marta’s blood-red lipstick, Argentina’s battles just to make it to France, Christine Sinclair’s heartache, all the iconic celebrations, whatever Phil Neville is- every moment of this World Cup has been […]

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adidas & Marvel Unveil ‘Spider-Man’-Themed Football Boot Capsule

adidas Football has unveiled a new Spider-Man-inspired collection with Marvel. The capsule features the Marvel NEMEZIZ — to be worn by the game’s most agile players on-pitch — and an all-black AlphaBOOST trainer designed to be worn on the streets. The new pack follows a similarly Spider-Man-themed release for Donovan Mitchell’s first signature shoe.The Marvel NEMEZIZ’s colorway […]

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adidas & Marvel Unveil ‘Spider-Man’-Themed Football Boot Capsule

adidas Football has unveiled a new Spider-Man-inspired collection with Marvel. The capsule features the Marvel NEMEZIZ — to be worn by the game’s most agile players on-pitch — and an all-black AlphaBOOST trainer designed to be worn on the streets. The new pack follows a similarly Spider-Man-themed release for Donovan Mitchell’s first signature shoe.The Marvel NEMEZIZ’s colorway […]

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Barcelona Honors the Famous La Masia With 2019/20 Away Jersey

After debuting its checkerboard home kit last month, Barcelona has now unveiled its Nike-designed away jersey for the upcoming 2019/20 season. The inspiration for this year’s jersey comes from La Masia, Barcelona’s famous youth academy which first opened 40 years ago. Speaking about La Masia’s importance, Barcelona’s Sergi Roberto described it as “a special place […]

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DeMarcus Cousins Officially Signs With the Lakers

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that free agent DeMarcus Cousins has signed a one-year deal with the Lakers worth $2.3 million USD. Cousins will be joining LeBron James and reuniting with former Pelicans teammate Anthony Davis, along with Rajon Rondo who also re-signed with the Lakers in a two-year deal.Free agent center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed […]

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Sources Reporting Kawhi Leonard Has Signed With LA Clippers

After months of rumors and speculation, free-agent forward Kawhi Leonard has signed with the Los Angeles Clippers.According to sources, Leonard will be saying goodbye to the Toronto Raptors after leading the team to its first-ever NBA Championship last month. The Clippers also acquired Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thunder, after Leonard launched efforts to […]

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Serena Williams and Andy Murray Are Pairing up for Mixed Doubles at Wimbledon 2019

Serena Williams unsurprisingly continues to make headlines during this year’s Wimbledon tournament. After a shocking defeat to fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff during the first round of the prestigious Championships, Williams will now also try her luck in the Mixed Doubles category alongside Brit Andy Murray. The high-profile team-up will definitely be one of the biggest crowd-draws […]

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adidas Comes Under Fire for Racist, Anti-Semitic Tweets

A series of racist, anti-semitic tweets has landed adidas in fresh controversy, following a botched Twitter promotion. Intended to highlight the company’s new Arsenal jerseys, the initiative was quickly hijacked by malicious Twitter users.On July 1, adidas UK began to automatically generate replies to users who liked a promotional tweet. Each auto-tweet displayed an image […]

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