Post Tagged with: "fifa"

U.S.Team Needs to Show Progress

How much is too much patience for the U.S. men’s national team? Following a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Ecuador, the hope of Jurgen Klinsmann stepping in as the leader and de facto savior of soccer in America seems very bleak. Even calling this bleak is intensely optimistic at[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Sports

Gemini Unveil Barca-Heavy Best XI of 2010

After the conclusion of a mightily entertaining year in the soccer world, Gemini is back in business and ready to hand out its end-of-year awards.  We recognize FIFA and UEFA’s choices but aren’t satisfied by them, and we want to pay due to the most deserving players. So, without further[Read More…]

by January 25, 2011 0 comments Sports

World Cup Boost for SFS-Qatar

Hearts of soccer fans across the United States broke Thursday morning when FIFA announced that Qatar had beat out a strong United States bid to host the 2022 World Cup. Despite a plan that had been reviewed by FIFA as low-risk in 13 of 15 potential problem areas, an achievement[Read More…]

by December 3, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

3 Stars Top Ballon D’or Shortlist

At the end of every year, thrills run through the international soccer world as the ceremony for the most prestigious individual award approaches. Last week, FIFA came out with the 23-man list of finalists for the Ballon D’or (European Player of the Year), and the winner will be announced Jan.[Read More…]

by November 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

Greatest of Our Time

Every talented, promising young player dubbed the next Maradona, Pele or Zico when young, but only a few come close. As the Gemini duo, it is our job to debunk the impostors and discuss the true contenders for the greatest soccer player of our generation. Ronaldo Luís Nazario de Lima,[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Sports