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The 50/50 Blog

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The 50/50 Blog: 10.8.13


Soccer America Top 25

Check out this week’s Top 25 Men’s and Women’s college soccer programs from Soccer America.


NHL Player Escapes Locked Bathroom With Help From Twitter

Twitter has all sorts of uses for sports stars: engaging with fans, promoting charitable efforts and even talking trash, just to name a few. But now we can add a new one to the list, thanks to Washington Capitals forward Joel Ward. Read More.


Soccer and Society: Kids vs. Cancer

Meet Tyler Smith, the 12-year-old boy who lost his grandmother to Breast Cancer and raised $2,000 dollars to buy his team pink uniforms and honor her memory. Read the story here.


MLS Goal of the Week

A record-tying, gorgeous chip? Yep. A dramatic game-winning free kick? That was there. A flying scissor kick equalizer? That also happened. Click here to see the goals and vote for your favorite.


MLS in Orlando?

On Monday afternoon, Orlando City Soccer Club moved one step closer to building a soccer stadium that they could call home and probable entry into Major League Soccer. Read more about their quest to become the next MLS expansion.

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