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2011-01-13 14:38:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN), an award-winning multicultural event marketing and entertainment company, announced that two-time FIFA World Cup Champion Argentina will take on the U.S. Men's National Team on Saturday, Mar. 26 at the New Meadowlands Stadium at 7:00 p.m. ET. The match will be broadcast live on ESPN2 and can also be followed via ussoccer.com's MatchTracker and on Twitter @ussoccer. Tickets to the premiere soccer event start at $38...

2010-12-07 05:45:00

LONDON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- England were the big losers in the 2018 World Cup draw receiving only two votes, but the UK is still a proud sporting nation. England has had a brilliant start to the Ashes and the Premier League is turning into one of the most unpredictable seasons ever. There are also plenty of moments in UK's sporting history to brighten spirits and help ease the pain of losing the World Cup draw. FindMeTV.com, your authoritative TV Guide, along with OnePoll, asked...

2010-08-16 09:33:00

MANCHESTER, England, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On line betting firm Betfred.com have dismissed the chances of Diego Maradona becoming the next Aston Villa boss. European spokesman for Maradona Walter Soriano said the former World Cup winner would be interested. "Diego is very attracted to English football and the way of life in your country and I know he would be very willing to move there." He went on to say... "He loves the English countryside and your respect...

2010-06-06 18:00:00

SHANGHAI, June 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) ("The9"), an online game developer and operator in China, today announced that Diego Armando Maradona, Argentine super soccer star, endorses The9's proprietary online game entitled "Winning Goal." Winning Goal is a competitive soccer game. The9 has launched the game in both web version and the SNS version for gamers around the world. About The9 Limited The9 Limited is an online game operator and developer in...

2010-03-25 12:53:00

SAN DIEGO, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- US Soccer Corporation dba San Diego Boca FC announced today that the club has entered into a partnership with GetGear.org to collect new and used sports gear for soccer programs serving children in need at home and abroad. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100325/LA76882LOGO) San Diego Boca FC NPSL season begins on Saturday, April 3rd, 2010 at 7pm against Real San Jose (NPSL) and an exhibition match this coming Sunday, March 28th against...

2010-03-24 12:46:00

SAN DIEGO, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- US Soccer Corporation dba San Diego Boca FC announced today that the club has entered into a two-year agreement with Lotto Team Sport whereby Lotto is the now official team gear and merchandise for San Diego Boca FC through the 2011 NPSL season. Please visit http://www.lottoteamsport.com/ www.lottoteamsport.com or www.lottosport.com for a complete view of all Lotto Soccer Products. Yan Skwara, President/GM of San Diego Boca FC stated, "We are excited...

2010-02-22 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN), one of the nation's leading multicultural sports marketing and entertainment companies, announced that it has entered into a multi-year partnership with the Asociacion del Futbol Argentino (Argentine Football Association, AFA). The agreement marks the first-ever strategic partnership by AFA in the U.S. and includes the organization of international matches featuring two-time FIFA World Cup Champion Argentina through June...

2006-06-10 17:08:51

By Erik Kirschbaum HAMBURG (Reuters) - Former champions Argentina and England claimed hard-fought victories on a sweltering second day of the World Cup finals in Germany. Argentina, winners in 1978 and 1986, secured an exciting 2-1 Group C win over dangerous debutants Ivory Coast in the tournament's highest quality match so far, as their former great Diego Maradona cheered wildly from the stands. England, who have not won the World Cup for four decades, were fortunate to emerge with...

2006-06-06 08:47:02

By Timothy Collings MUNICH (Reuters) - A total of 170 World Cup-winning players including Pele and Diego Maradona will parade at the Allianz Arena before Friday's opening match between Germany and Costa Rica. The pre-match ceremony will see also Pele, who won the World Cup three times with Brazil, and German super-model Claudia Schiffer carry the World Cup trophy into the stadium. The tournament will be opened officially by Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel, following a welcome...

2006-06-06 07:53:28

By Iain Rogers BERLIN (Reuters) - Winfried Baaser, founder and owner of German sporting goods supplier Allzweck Sportartikel, was watching the 1986 Mexico World Cup on television when his firm got an unexpected marketing boost. Argentina captain Diego Maradona, upset at a linesman's decision, tore out a corner flag and flung it to the ground. The official insisted he replace it and as the cameras zoomed in to record the incident Baaser's firm's logo was clearly visible to millions...


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