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    September 4, 2014
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    July 2, 2014

    The U.S. World Cup Dream Is Dead, But American Fans Represented Yesterday

    The dream is over, and #belief has been replaced with fact. Indeed, we mathematically cannot win. The United States' rousing run at the World Cup ended Tuesday afternoon with an extra time 2-1 loss to Belgium. Tim Howard put the United States on his back all game, recording a World Cup record 16 sav ... More >>

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    June 23, 2014

    Sub Focus - Grand Central, Miami

    Sub Focus Grand Central, Miami Saturday, June 28, 2014 Better Than: Staying home and playing FIFA 14 for Xbox One. Only three days into his solo tour, English electronic music star Sub Focus blessed Miami with an Ultra Music Festival-worthy performance that left everyone in the audience drenched ... More >>

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    June 5, 2014
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    January 31, 2013
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    August 8, 2012

    Hard Knocks Episode One: Thank God For Chad Johnson

    Thank God for Chad Johnson. Last night, the "Look At Me" wide receiver was the star of the first episode of Hard Knocks: Training Camp With The Miami Dolphins on HBO. You get the feeling the Dolphins brain trust of General Manager Jeff Ireland and Head Coach Joe Philbin picked up the boisterous play ... More >>

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    June 8, 2012

    Euro 2012 Starts Today: Top Five Miami Places to Catch the Continental Soccer Clash

    Thank the good lord for the beautiful game. And thank the good folks at the many soccer bars in Miami for broadcasting what promises to be an epic clash of perennial futbol powerhouses, Euro 2012.For the next three weeks through the championship on July 1, superstar players like Wesley Sneijder (Net ... More >>

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    November 2, 2011

    George Weah, South Florida's Secret Soccer Legend, Could Be Liberia's Next Vice President

    wikimedia commonsGeorge Weah, retired soccer star, lives near Miami and is running to be vice president of Liberia​South Florida is the adopted home of all types of international men and women of mystery: from Latin American strongmen to drug runners, movie stars to criminals on the lam. It's wher ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011
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    June 29, 2010

    World Cup 2010: The Cream Is Rising

    Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images​The U.S. defeat at the hands of Ghana this past Saturday was the inevitable letdown after the euphoric last-minute victory over Algeria last week. There are a lot of questions looming now for this team, with the coaching staff, some of its players, and whether thei ... More >>

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    June 23, 2010

    World Cup 2010: U.S. vs. Algeria, Never Say Die!

    ​Team USA is moving on the knockout round of the World Cup the only way America knows how - with drama and determination and come-from-behind heroics! After overcoming even more crappy FIFA officiating, an unyielding Algerian goalkeeper, England's 1-0 win over Slovenia, goal differentials, and Kom ... More >>

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    June 21, 2010

    World Cup 2010: The Phantom Menace

    ​America has a new enemy. And his name is Koman Coulibaly. He's like Lex Luthor, because he's bald and because he could be responsible for America's downfall in the World Cup. But mostly, because he's bald. By now the whole world knows had badly team USA got hosed on Friday when Maurice Edu's goal ... More >>

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    June 18, 2010

    University of Miami RoboCanes to Compete in Robot Soccer World Cup

    via Miami.Edu​The University of Miami is about to take its proud athletic tradition into a whole new arena: 3D simulation robot soccer. Yes, a simulated soccer team known as the "RoboCanes" will be heading to the RoboCup, aka the Robot Soccer World Cup, being held in Singapore from June 19th ... More >>

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    June 10, 2010

    Sign Online Petition: We Want World Cup in Miami!

    Miami World Cup bid. It's getting squirrel.​On the cusp of the South Africa World Cup starting, supporters of the bid to get the event back to the USA and in Miami for the first time ever are asking for Miamian help in a 100k TODAY campaign. The Miami Sports Commission is looking for individ ... More >>

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    June 8, 2010

    Pitbull Scores Official Mascot Song For World Cup 2010

    ​Once upon time it seemed like Pitbull was possibly just too Miami to make sense anywhere else. Well, we were wrong to think that. His blend of Little Havana swagger, dance beats, and lusty raps went truly global last year with the success "Calle Ocho (I Know You Want Me). His role as a major ... More >>

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    May 14, 2010

    U.S. Bid Includes Miami Hosting World Cup Draw

    via Mainely Bears​Today's the day when the U.S. Soccer Federation submits its final bid to host either the 2018 or 2022 World Cup. Despite the fact that only 12 cities are needed, the bid includes 18 cities.Miami's role in the bid gets special prominence, because, according to AP reports, we' ... More >>

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    March 18, 2010
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    January 12, 2010

    Miami Still Part of USA's World Cup Bid

    Dolphins Stadium might not be good enough for the Super Bowl anymore according the NFL, but the U.S. World Cup bid commission just put it on the shortlist to host games for their bid for either 2018 or 2022. Previously the committee had its eyes on 29 cities, and narrowed it down to 18 today.&n ... More >>

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    August 12, 2009

    Does Miami Really Have a Shot at Hosting the World Cup? Pepe Diaz Says Yes

    When Riptide saw the news this week that an all-star band of celebrities and local power-players -- including the always busy Emilio Estefan and Alonzo Mourning -- was trying to bring the World Cup to Miami, we were tempted to laugh it off as a pipe dream.via Wikimedia CommonsWill this envelope say ... More >>

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    April 30, 2009

    The Pinker Tones Come To Transit Lounge Tomorrow Night

    The Pinker Tones' sound is not exactly easy to describe, though for all intents and purposes, simply electronica will have to do. But in truth, there is much, much more to it.  From their home base of Pinkerland the Barcelona-based duo tinker with audio vibrations the way a mad scientist in a c ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009

    Obama Supports World Cup Bid

    via AztexanWhen President Obama wasn't bailing out America's troubled cute industry yesterday with the unveiling of new First Dog Charles Beauregard "Bo" Hussein Kennedy-Obama, he found time to kick his support behind America's bid to host the FIFA World Cup in either 2018 or 2022. He wrote a letter ... More >>

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    November 20, 2008

    MLS in the Magic City?

    Thierry Henry It has never made much sense that Miami doesn’t have a team in Major League Soccer, what with its large Central and South American population and all, so it’s little surprise that the Magic City is a leading candidate for an expansion franchise beginning in 2010. We’ll know in t ... More >>

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    May 21, 2008

    Switches Tonight at Revolution

    I miss Franz Ferdinand. Yes, unfortunately the Scottish quartet has continually suffered massive overexposure of all its singles. But that's because you absolutely cannot fail with top-notch, hooky, angular U.K. rock that works as well on a dance floor as on a concert stage. Luckily, to fill in that ... More >>

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    August 16, 2007

    Got Vinyl?

    New York City’s top record dealer sets up shop again in South Florida

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    January 25, 2007
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    September 7, 2006
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    June 8, 2006


    This World Cup game will make you shout like Andrés Cantor

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    May 18, 2006

    He Aint Pel

    What if the world's top soccer player came and nobody showed?

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    February 13, 2003

    Argentina, 1; U.S., 0

    Last week's big soccer match at the Orange Bowl was about more than sports