Las Vegas, yachts and tigers: inside the world of organizing a footballer’s vacation

“Can I bring a tiger to the United States?” It is Yohanes Zewdu’s last request to a demanding footballer. After a chance phone call from Samir Nasri fifteen years ago, Zewdu embarked on a career providing luxury travel and concierge services to soccer’s biggest stars through the company he founded, Kloudout. The last few months … Read more

Mexico’s hopes for a Women’s World Cup spot look dim after CONCACAF W loss. Can El Tri Femenil get back on track?

Mexico’s hopes of a 2023 World Cup spot have already been dashed at the CONCACAF W Championship. Can defender Kenti Robles and coach Monica Vergara right the ship? Alfredo Lopez/Jam Media/Getty Images Initially seen as one of the favorites to win one of four direct tickets to the 2023 Women’s World Cup, Mexico has immediately … Read more

BenFred: As St. Louis City SC launches in 2023, reason for optimism mounts | ben fredrickson

Watch players who produce impressive stats within a new style of play. Look at the fan response, whether measured by the crowd at a game or showing up at the airport to welcome a player who hasn’t played in one yet. As the 2023 launch of Major League Soccer expansion team St. Louis City SC … Read more

Chelsea: Five players who could leave the club with Todd Boehly targeting review

Everything has changed at Chelsea this summer under new ownership, and several players will nervously look over their shoulders until the market closes. Thomas Tuchel is set to be heavily backed by Todd Boehly, shown by Romelu Lukaku, a staggering arrival of around £100m last summer, showing the exit door. He won’t be the only … Read more

Rapinoe’s role changes as the US prepares for World Cup qualification

Known for her iconic victory pose at the 2019 World Cup in France, Megan Rapinoe’s on-field role on the US national team is changing as the team looks to qualify for the 2023 event. The canny winger is now 36 and is certainly slowing down a bit. Off the field, however, Rapinoe is as outspoken … Read more

What Erik ten Hag has told his Manchester United stars about the ban on “passing sideways and backwards”

‘No lateral or backward passes, locker room cliques need to go and you need to get fitter’: what Erik ten Hag has told his Manchester United stars as the Dutchman makes drastic changes during the first week of pre-season New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has laid down some new rules The 52-year-old has … Read more

Barcelona hopes to raise €200m for summer transfers by selling additional TV rights

July 1, 2022 sam marsden Moses Llorens Barcelona hope that selling another 15% of their national television rights will net them a €200m transfer pot this summer, sources have told ESPN. Barca sold 10% of their Sixth Street rights on Thursday for €207.5m to ensure they don’t end the 2021-22 season at a loss, but … Read more

USWNT penalty takers: How are things after fights against Colombia

The US women’s national team cruised to a 3-0 victory in Commerce City, Colorado on Saturday night, but Colombia goalkeeper Catalina Perez was one of the game’s biggest stories, saving no not one, but two penalty kick attempts during the match. . Lindsey Horan, a Colorado native and the first to see Perez hook her … Read more