Tag Archives: football

Yiwu: Arabs and Arsenal

My friend Colin and his cousin Jesse were headed down to Yiwu to watch English Premier League side Arsenal take on Hangzhou Green Town in a football match on Saturday July 16th, and so I joined them.

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this bud’s for you, USA

Bill Clinton and US National Team defender Carlos Bocanegra enjoy a Budweiser after beating Algeria. Next game, Sunday morning 2:30am Shanghai time.

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are you ready for some football?

the world cup begins tonight. usa starts tomorrow night. i am excited. apprehensive, but excited. pictured above: USA flag- purchased at the official 2008 beijing olympic green souvenir store on august 10, 2008. best use of 50rmb every – as … Continue reading

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shenhua vs. guo’an

now that my friend andrew has moved up to hongkou north of suzhou creek and east of, well, shanghai’s downtown, he is always inviting a group of us to come experience the magic that is hongkou. two weekends ago, that … Continue reading

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oaktown!

one of my best friends in the world just recently moved to oakland with her american football loving french husband. christie and gregory now live in this really cool little house in north oakland, and its really not a bad … Continue reading

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home for the holidays

after an epic 4 airport (shanghai pudong, hong kong chep lap kok, san francisco international and san diego international) and 23 hour journey involving 2 cars, 1 train, 3 flights i finally arrived in san diego just in time to … Continue reading

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yessssss!!!!!!!

the axe stays in berkeley! what an epic game! i was so tense the entire 4th quarter. so much fun to watch the bears win – even here in shanghai over a slingbox connection (thanks ajai!) so happy right now! … Continue reading

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yo yo foobaw

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our sturdy golden bear is watching from the sky

30 days until kickoff. yay football!

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