Day: February 3, 2014

LACMA Presents “Fútbol: The Beautiful Game”

An artist who duped Brazilians into thinking their side had lost 17-0 to Mexico is among those featured in a new exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, “Fútbol: The Beautiful Game.” The documentary Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait is a central piece in the exhibition of works by up to thirty artists – among them Andy Warhol’s depiction of Pelé.

Irish Return Not a Given Despite Boro Heroics

Is Shay Given’s potential international return dead and buried after Middlesbrough failed to extend his loan period? The Irish shot-stopper will return to Aston Villa at the end of February and will likely see out the season on the bench.

Do You Speak Golaço? Umbro and Roberto Carlos

Your Golaço video could win a trip to the World Cup with Umbro. To celebrate this amazing competition, Guillem Balague spoke with Brazil’s legendary Roberto Carlos about his most famous goal – the free kick against France at Le Tournoi in 1997. Did he mean it?