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Welcome to China's Evergrande, the World's Biggest Soccer Academy

Young Chinese soccer players stretch during training at the Evergrande International Football School on June 13, 2014 ne<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Kevin …

Minaal Carry-On Bag

Most carry-on bags are all the same: a smallish, wheeled box with a single zipper for the main compartment that forces you to dig around for even the …

Backpacking

Alfa Forno Ciao Outdoor Pizza Oven

Bring restaurant-quality wood-fired pizzas home to your deck or patio with the Alfa Forno Ciao Outdoor Pizza Oven. The Forno Ciao uses patented …

Greats Bab Shoes

What happens when you deliberately set out to disrupt the sneaker industry — selling direct for a price-point that's significantly lower than the …

Ojas Speakers

When it comes to floorstanding speakers, design matters — if you're taking up space in your living area with something, it had better look good. And …

Founderscard

Touted as the Elite Black Card for Entrepreneurs, FoundersCard offers its Members elite status, preferred pricing, and VIP treatment from leading …

Adidas MiCoach Smart Soccer Ball

While it may be a bit late to brush up on your skills in time to make it into the World Cup — you can still use the Adidas MiCoach Smart Soccer Ball …

Hiring via social networks: work for the wealthy, connected and savvy

Here's an interesting paradox: more bosses like to use social media, like LinkedIn and Twitter to hire. It sounds great: free, open, casting a wide net. But here's the catch: what if it limits the good jobs to people who have great connections on social media, rather than just great skills?<p>One …

El primer regalo para ti... 98 ejercicios de fútbol

Tal día como hoy, nacía La Libreta del Mister. Desde entonces, miles de entrenadores siguen día tras día los artículos, ejercicios, materiales que en …

Premier League boss Richard Scudamore determined to carry on in job after apology over sexist emails

Messages were revealed by chief executive's former PA and Dame Tessa Jowell claims the controversy has undermined his support for women’s football<p>Richard Scudamore handed <b>Manchester City</b> players their <b>Premier League</b> title-winners’ medals just hours after being forced to apologise for a series of …

Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini says his first task as manager was to heal a fractured dressing room

After steering City to the title the Chilean revealed that relations between players were "not at their best" when he took charge last May<p>Manuel Pellegrini toasted <b>Manchester City's</b> title triumph by claiming that he had to repair the fractured dressing room left behind by his predecessor Roberto …

Pepe Mel parts company with West Bromwich Albion

Spaniard leaves the Hawthorns after just four months in charge having guided the club to Premier League survival<p>Pepe Mel is leaving <b>West Bromwich Albion</b> after just four months following talks with the club’s board on Monday. Mel’s brief and turbulent spell at the Hawthorns is over less than 24 hours …

MLS taking a calculated gamble with new TV deal

FOX didn't treat MLS well last time around. Now the league is taking a big increase in rights fees to return — and banking on becoming a big deal over the next eight years in the process.<p>MLS has their new TV deal. They have their new (and old) TV partners. They have their future. They have their …

Nocs NS500 Earphones

Apple's EarPods were a big step up from their old-school pack-in white earphones — but if you're looking for better-than-decent sound, you're going …

Four Seasons: Around the World Tour

Staying in first-class hotels is great. Your flights on the way there? Often lacking. That's why Four Seasons has built their own Boeing 757 jet, and …

Icedot Crash Sensor

If you regularly find yourself on your bike — whether you use it to commute to work, or to stay in shape — you know the risks of riding: you're never …

Acquainted

Casper Mattress

When Casper entered the mattress market a few years ago, they changed the mattress industry. And now, after 30 engineering improvements and nearly …

Customers

Toro Lounge Chair

Beautiful, comfortable, and simple, the Toro Lounge Chair is the perfect addition to your modern living room — letting you relax in style with a …

Vitamix S30

You don't have to give up a ton of counter space to keep a great blender handy. The new Vitamix S30 can handle nearly any blending need while …

Five Olive Oil

Sure, you can buy olive oil at pretty much any grocery store around, but if you're looking to do more than just cook with it, it helps to have some …

SOG Snarl Knife

More terrifying than functional — the SOG Snarl Knife combines the grip of a set of brass knuckles with a curving blade forming what could only be …

How to Hire More Top Performers

How much is your top salesperson worth? Your star engineer? Your best marketer? Everyone knows that some people get better results than others. But the best aren’t just a little better than the rest — they’re typically <i>a lot</i> better. Bain & Company’s research, discussed here, suggests that top …

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Anorak No 8 | By Fjallraven

Anorak No.8 by Swedish clothing brand Fjallraven is a technical and premium-quality anorak for demanding treks, capable of withstanding tough …