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2013-09-11 23:24:38

Kristine Lilly and Coerver Coaching Partner to Create eBook; Share Soccer and Life Lessons with Female Soccer Players, Parents, and Coaches (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Kristine Lilly, two time FIFA World Cup champion and two time Olympic gold medalist, and Coerver® Coaching, the world’s number one soccer skills teaching method, have released the new eBook, “Girls Soccer: Dream, Believe, Achieve”. “Girls Soccer: Dream, Believe, Achieve” was created to raise awareness for...

2013-08-09 23:03:20

Dutch Soccer Legend will serve as official ambassador and advisor of player development at world-class institution. Montverde, FL (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 Montverde Academy officially announces that former F.C. Barcelona and Dutch National Team Manager, Frank Rijkaard, has been appointed official ambassador and advisor of player development for The Soccer Institute at Montverde Academy (S.I.M.A.). A legendary player for AFC Ajax and A.C. Milan, Rijkaard brings a wealth of knowledge and...

2013-07-03 23:04:02

The Johan Cruyff Foundation has selected Montverde Academy as the home of the first ever United States "Cruyff Court," a community soccer field with the purpose of promoting living well, fighting obesity and providing sporting opportunities for those with special needs. Montverde, FL (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Montverde Academy announces it has been selected by the Johan Cruyff Foundation as the home site location for the first ever “Cruyff Court,” a small-sided community soccer...

2012-03-01 08:00:00

Montgomery Tomlinson the Curtain designer and manufacturer famous for their high quality, innovative designs and large material ranges are celebrating St Davids Day by having a special St Davids Sale across their entire website. The sale celebrating the Welsh Patron Saint will see 10% being taken off across all of their Made to Measure Curtains, Ready Made Curtains and other home accessories such as cushions, valances and curtain tiebacks. The discount will be taken at the checkout by...

2008-08-13 18:00:20

By Abdool, Anthony Car manufacturers once took their place proudly in the local community; now they can go online, ensuring they are represented everywhere. Ford's 'Feel Football' campaign is a great example of the brand as facilitator, uniting fans by giving them debating points, interviews with football legends, including Ruud Gullit and, oddly, former referee Anders Frisk. A 'Kick It and Win It' competition had asked fans to send in videos of themselves performing football tricks. The...

2006-07-08 19:06:12

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A key Congressional ally of President Bush sent a sharply worded letter to the president in May warning that the administration might have broken the law by failing to inform Congress of some secret intelligence programs, The New York Times reported in Sunday editions. Peter Hoekstra, the Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, was clearly referring to programs that have not been publicly revealed, the Times said. Hoekstra was among those who...

2006-06-16 13:28:43

By Martyn Herman STUTTGART (Reuters) - Netherlands secured their place in the last 16 of the World Cup on Friday, withstanding a powerful Ivory Coast onslaught for a 2-1 victory in Group C. The Dutch seemed to be cruising after goals from Robin van Persie and Ruud van Nistelrooy put them 2-0 in front by the 26th minute. But they were made to fight all the way by the Africans, who are now eliminated. "Until leading 2-0 we had played well, then we lost it," Dutch midfielder Mark van...

2006-06-13 11:12:33

By Peter Rutherford FRANKFURT (Reuters) - South Korea overcame 10-man Togo 2-1 at the World Cup in Germany on Tuesday, with champions Brazil beginning the defense of their title later in the day. Togo made a strong start on their World Cup debut despite turmoil in their camp including a players' pay dispute which prompted their German coach Otto Pfister to quit last week. Pfister made a surprise return to his post the day before the Group G match in Frankfurt and his team took a...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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