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2014-07-07 08:26:02

Major League Soccer Club leverages data to analyze players' fitness and readiness and maintain health throughout the season SEATTLE, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle Sounders FC, the Major League Soccer club based in Seattle, Wash., has found an innovative edge over the competition: data. The Sounders use Tableau to visualize massive amounts of data generated from wearable technology on its players and systems designed to track their movements and health....

2014-06-27 23:04:51

US Professional soccer club Sporting Kansas City, the 2013 MLS Cup Champions, is expanding its Swope Soccer Village training center to include six new GreenFields artificial turf soccer fields. Construction has already begun and new fields should be ready for play in September of this year. Union City, GA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Sporting Kansas City's award-winning training center was dedicated in 2007 and is located in Kansas City's historic Swope Park (the second largest municipal...

2014-06-26 20:21:27

NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They make up the core of the defense, the midfield and the attack. Major League Soccer players comprise nearly half of the U.S. World Cup roster and occupy key positions in Jurgen Klinsmann's starting lineup, front to back. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140626/122251 True to its intention, the birth of MLS in 1996 has led the United States from a country that didn't qualify for the World Cup for 40 years before 1990, to one that has...

2014-05-30 12:24:23

U.S. Men's National Team Unveils Massive, Personalized Fan Banner that will Travel with them to Brazil ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As soccer fever heats up in America and around the world, the official deodorant of U.S. Soccer, Degree Men(®) teams up with the U.S. Men's National Team to unveil a massive Fan Banner today in New York's Central Park. Measuring 30' high by 50' wide, the banner portrays the faces of thousands of U.S. Soccer fans showing their...

2014-05-30 12:24:14

Fans Can Score Prizes on Marriott.com/TravelVictories and Share Their #TravelVictories on Social Media BETHESDA, Md., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for a way to get into the action this summer? As part of their partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) has teamed up with U.S. Men's National Team member Omar Gonzalez and soccer legend Alexi Lalas to announce its "Gonzalez And Lalas: Defenders of Travel" campaign. In a lively pursuit of...

2014-05-22 16:23:43

PORTLAND, Ore., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonzi, a leading sports solution and technology company, today announced their partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, the governing body for soccer in the United States. As the Official Technology Solution of the U.S. Soccer Referee Program, Bonzi will bring new technology to U.S. Soccer making it easier for referees across the country to become certified and assigned. With a goal to expand the number of certified referees over...

2014-05-20 23:06:12

Bimbo® Bread launches its first youth soccer program in the U.S. under their new wellness platform Bimbo ‘B-Active’ in several key markets including, Pennsylvania, Northern California, Southern California and the New York/New Jersey area. Horsham, PA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Bimbo® Bread, an important and growing brand of Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU), announced today the roll-out of its first youth soccer program in the U.S. under their new wellness platform Bimbo ‘B-Active’ -...

2014-05-15 12:31:38

Former MLS Cup MVP and Gatorade National Boys Soccer Player of the Year Alecko Eskandarian Surprises Standout with Elite Honor LOS OLIVOS, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 29(th) year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, today announced Abu Danladi of Dunn School (Los Olivos, Calif.) as its 2013-14 Gatorade National Boys Soccer Player of the Year. Danladi was surprised with the news at school...

2014-05-12 16:26:48

Premium Soccer Coverage Dominates America's International Sports Network Offering to US Sports Fans NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, unveiled its 2014-2015 programming schedule today during its first-ever Upfront event. The network presented its solid line-up of premium sports content to advertisers and marketers during the presentation held at Rockefeller Center's, 620 Loft & Garden in New York....

2014-03-30 23:22:15

The Board of Regents for Rose State College in Oklahoma City Thursday approved two winning coaches to head the institution’s new Raiders men’s and women’s soccer teams being established this year. http://www.rose.edu Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 Athletic Director Joey DaVault said former Oklahoma City University assistant soccer Coach Billy Martin will be head coach of the men’s team, while former Neosho County Community College women’s coach Damon Solomon will...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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