The Conundrum of Luis Gil: The Saga Continues

The following post was written by Caleb Reeve as a follow-up to his post – The Conundrum of Luis Gil. You can follow Caleb Reeve on Twitter by following: @calebreeve So what do you do with Luis Gil? I’m not the type of person to just ask a question and not provide any meaningful options to help answer the question. That being said, I’m just a fan. I’m not a member of the...
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Freddy Adu Agrees To Contract With KuPS, Joining 11th Team In 11 Years

Freddy Adu has resurfaced in Finland, of all places. Time will tell whether his soccer career finds firm footing in Northern Europe. Adu is set to join Kuopion Palloseura as a free agent after agreeing to sign a one-year contract with the Finnish club Saturday. Adu still must complete a physical examination before signing the contract, according to the...
March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu signs 1-year contract with Finnish club

HELSINKI (AP) Former U.S. international Freddy Adu has signed a one-year contract with Finnish club Kuopion Palloseura. The club said on its website that the 25-year-old midfielder still has to pass a medical exam before the deal is finalized, and did not disclose financial details. The Finnish team becomes the 11th of Adu's career, as he has struggled to live up to expectations...
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March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu: Too Much, Too Soon?

Freddy Adue is the cautionary tale of an athlete who may have received too much too soon in life.
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

The Haps – 2/16: Five Under-The-Radar NFL Free Agents To Watch, Tom Brady’s NFL Combine Footage

What’s The Haps for February 16th? Freddy Adu finds a new job, the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile gets in an accident, a guy rides a rocket powered snowboard, and more. The Links - Former wonderkid Freddy Adu now without a football club and working as nightclub promoter Remember when this kid was the savior of U.S. [&hellip (Visited 4 times, 4 visits today) The post The Haps ...
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu has found a new club... sort of (Hint: not a soccer club)

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February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Juan Agudelo’s MLS return is the latest cautionary tale about Americans playing overseas

Juan Agudelo is back in Major League Soccer, and there are lessons to be learned (or re-learned) from what we’ll call “a close shave.” We are talking, after all, about a guy who flirted briefly with a career death tumble into the Freddy Adu zone. Even if you aren’t 100 percent sure what the “Freddy Adu zone” is, you can probably guess that it’s not a good place to...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu To Leave Serbia’s FK Jagodina, Become Available As Free Agent

Freddy Adu is looking for work again. Adu, 25, will leave FK Jagodina in the coming days, as his six-month contract comes to an end. Rumors claimed Adu was set to be released, but the one-time U.S. soccer prodigy clarified reports on Twitter on Monday. Easy guys I signed a 6 month contract. And it's done now. I didn't get "released". Knew I was leaving...
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Freddy Adu leaves Serbian team after just six months at the club

Freddy Adu is leaving Serbia's Jagodina after appearing in just one game. The 25-year-old attacker said Monday on Twitter that he's departing following the expiration of his deal. Adu tweets: ''Easy guys I signed a 6 month contract. And it's done now. I didn't get `released'. Knew I was leaving a few months ago.'' Adu made his only appearance when he entered late in the second half...
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December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Expansion Draft: Goalkeepers

With the MLS Expansion Draft coming up in December, Real Salt Lake has the decision to make on protecting 11 players. I plan on breaking down position by position to give you an idea of who I believe RSL will be protecting. First up, we break down the Goalkeepers. Lalo Fernandez – Lalo is a work in progress. At 19 years old, RSL signed him to a Homegrown Player contract and have...
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October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bayern’s Julian Green: The Future of US Soccer

There was a time, roughly ten years back, when a 14 year old named Freddy Adu graced the nation with a contract at DC United. Adu was living out the dream of every young footballer. He became an instant star after appearing ... Read More
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Freddy Adu To Sign With Serbian Club Jagodina This Weekend

Freddy Adu’s long, twisted journey through the soccer world is about to take him to another exotic location. Adu is closing in on a deal to join Serbian club FK Jagodina, according to the Sporting News. “Sources tell Sporting News/Goal USA that Adu will travel to Serbia on Thursday to attend the club’s (UEFA) Europa League match against CFR Cluj,” the report says. “He is...
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Touch Line: Episode 1

Check it out! Touch Line makes it’s debut as we discuss Freddy Adu, formations, the World Cup, United States Men’s National Team, and the return of Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando to Real Salt Lake and what that does to our team going forward. The post Touch Line: Episode 1 appeared first on
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

For A Different Perspective, What A Victory Would Mean For Ghana Against the United States

After months of hype, the day is finally here. Ghana will face the U.S. in one of the World Cup’s most highly anticipated matches. For Ghanians, this game means more than facing the Americans for the third straight time in the World Cup. It’s about firmly stamping itself as a legitimate contender in the tournament and becoming a potential power when it comes to international...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

The Evolution of Real Salt Lake

With the start of the Major League Soccer season March 8th, Real Salt Lake hit their 10th anniversary of being a club. Just like any other entity that has existed for 10 years, there have been many moments that have taken the club to the place they are today. Let’s take a look back and check out some of the highlights:  2004 – In July of 2004, Major League Soccer and Dave Checketts...
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March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH An Interview With Freddy Adu Reflecting On 10 Years Since His MLS Debut

Ten years after bursting on to the scene in Major League Soccer, Freddy Adu is now training and on trial with Blackpool in the Skybet Championship. “I love football in England. In America, all we watch is football in England. It’d be a dream come true to play here some day. I don’t know when that’ll be, but I’ll do whatever it takes to make that happen.” During the following...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Adu on trial at Blackpool

Blackpool caretaker boss Barry Ferguson has confirmed he is monitoring American Freddy Adu during a trial spell at Bloomfield Road. The 24-year-old forward is available as a free agent following his release by Brazilian outfit Bahia in November. He travelled with the Seasiders for their clash at Blackburn Rovers on Saturday and will continue to train with the first-team squad....
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February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Mission Accomplished: Union sign Edu

After two weeks of trades, allocation drafts, negotiations and a trip to England the Union finally sign Maurice Edu. US international Maurice Edu, joins the Union on a season long loan from the EPL side Stoke City. The Edu signing is the Union’s highest profile signing since Freddy Adu two years ago. This is the Union’s second designated player signing this off season. This day...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

2013′s Best Football Quotes

2013′s Best Football Quotes - originally posted on “After a perfectly normal challenge, Ibra turned to me and provoked me, making a joke about my mustache, saying, “That is really terrible.” I told him he should think about his nose.” – Sacha Kljestan “He (Suarez) bit someone. It happens.” – Mike Tyson “He’s better at tweeting than he is on the...
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December 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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