Posts Tagged ‘EPL’

With Hugo, France Go

Captain of the French national team and backbone of its stingy defense, goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is no rookie to facing pressure. The veteran custodian has time and again risen to the challenge for club and country and stands as my Athlete CRUSH for his stunning athleticism and match-altering Skill. France goalkeeper #HugoLloris deflects a shot during the @uefaeuro…

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The Man They Call Rambo

To put it simply, Welsh soccer star Aaron Ramsey is a top bloke. His relentless approach on the field on top of his compassionate nature and infectious personality makes him one of the more likable athletes in all of soccer. It’s hard to find a bad word spoken about the man who suffered a horrendous…

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King of the Assist

German footballer Mesut Özil is no stranger to lending a helping hand. The talented midfielder has built an enviable reputation for his ability to provide teammates with deftly weighted through balls and pinpoint crosses. Yet the generosity of Özil as a footballer is only the tip of the iceberg. His charitable donations and life-saving interventions…

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The Ecuadorian Superman

The West Ham attack is quickly unfolding down the left side of the pitch. Two sharp passes and Enner Valencia collects the ball before turning and cutting toward the middle of the Hull City defense. He pauses 30 yards out from goal; everything stops. In the blink of an eye, he takes a touch on…

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