Author Archives: Daniel Fria

The U.S. Seals Gold Cup Victory With the Help of Break Out Stars

The US Men’s National team sealed their fifth Gold Cup with a 1-0 victory against Panama Sunday. The match started off slow with the Yanks unable to handle the defensive pressure of Panama. Slowly, but surely, the U.S. gained momentum in the second half. The scoreless match ended in the 68th minute with a pass […]

Dwight Howard – A Laker Fan’s Perspective

As we all know, Dwight Howard is no longer a Laker. Dwight has signed with the Rockets to be partners in crime with James Harden, Chandler Parsons and Jeremy Lin. Many Laker fans are disappointed by Dwight’s decision, but Laker fans need to be realistic; Dwight was never going to sign, not if Kobe was […]

International Soccer – An American Experience.

Coming into Fourth of July weekend, I had nothing to look forward to. Other than my small little day trip to the San Diego County Fair and the United States Men’s National Soccer Team game the following day. At the fair, I was set on finding a jersey, a USMNT jersey. I went to the […]

Confederations Cup Final – What To Watch For

Daniel Fria – The Soccer Guy at Exquisite Sports Talk Only two teams remain in the FIFA Confederations Cup – Spain and Brazil – the two favorites of tournament. Brazil looks to captivate their fans while Spain fights to keep their team atop the rest of the world. Here’s what to watch for during the […]