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British football superstar David Beckham and his Los Angeles Galaxy team will visit Manila, Philippines to play a friendly match against Philippine Azkals on December 4.
Azkals’ team coordinator Ace Bright made the announcement via his Twitter account on Saturday.
According to ABS-CBN News report, the team’s visit to Manila and other Southeast Asia is part of LA Galaxy’s promotional tour.
Beckham, one of the world’s highest-paid footballers, helped the Manchester United win the Premier League title six times, the Football Association Cup twice, and the UEFA Champions League in 1999.
He also played for Preston North End, Real Madrid and A.C. Milan before signing up with the LA Galaxy in 2007.
Who’s excited to see David and his LA Galaxy team play with the Philippine Azkals?
Photo: Google Image
OMG! A Facebook feature lets you find out and shows who has unfriended you.
If you are using the NEW Facebook Timeline, you will be able to see a list of those who have unfriended you.
via Business Insider
Facebook Timeline is pretty spectacular, giving a panoramic view of achievements, love, birth, death, and a lot of binge drinking photos. But what else does it provide? A window into social treachery: a list of those who’ve unfriended you.
It’s extremely easy. First, get Timeline early. Then scroll down to a particular year of your life. Say, 2010. In that year, I made 51 friends, Facebook tells me (that’s it?!). I can click that number and see a list. Great! I’m still friends with with almost all of them, which Timeline notes. Aw.
Here’s HOW via BuzzFeed:
1. Pick a year on your Timeline.
2. Find your ‘Friends’ box.
3. Click on ‘Made X New Friends’.
4. Look for people with a ‘Add Friend’ next to their names.
Those are the people who have unfriended you.
Facebook Timeline is a new feature on Facebook. Don’t worry, everyone will have it in 2 weeks.
Rafael Nadal slips out of the seat while in front of media after his 3rd round US Open win against David Nalbandian.
Nadal immediately received treatment at the scene and in a few minutes later, appeared to have fully recovered and was standing up and smiling. He explained – ‘I just had cramp in my leg.’
The former world No 1 scores a 7-6 (7-5), 6-1, 7-5 win over world No.76 Nalbandian. He will now face Gilles Muller in the next game and said – ‘Every day is tougher and tougher.’
Philippine Volcanoes vs UAE Aug 27 at 12:20PM – vs Korea at 5:00PM.
Chris Everingham, Andrew Wolff, Jake Letts and Matt Chatting – Philippine Vocanoes
The Philippines National Rugby Team nicknamed as ‘Philippine Volcanoes‘ is in China right now to compete in the Men’s Asian Football Rugby Union (ARFU) 7s for the HSBC Asian Sevens Series, the Shanghai Sevens 2011. The PHL Men’s Rugby 7s team will go up against UAE on Aug 27 at 12:20PM and with vs Korea at 5:00pm. Now, Philippines is currently ranked No. 5. UAE unranked since they haven’t participated for several years.
You can check the full Schedule of the two-day event below. (Click to enlarge)
World’s boxing champ Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao won Best Fighter at the 2011 Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly (ESPY) Awards beating such big athletes like Benard Hopkins, Sergio Martinez, George St. Pierre and Jon “Bones” Jones for the said category. Pacquiao won the same ESPY award in 2009.
The 19th Annual ESPY Awards ceremony aired on ESPN Channel broadcasted live form Los Angeles in California. Other winners include Dirk Nowitzki and Lindsay Vonn who received the highest honer of the year – announced as Best Male and Female Athletes. Best Male College Athlete went to Jimmer Fredette, Rafael Nadal as Best Male Tennis Player, Serena Williams as Best Female Tennis Player and Rory Mcllroy as Best Male Golfer.
The annual EPSY Awards allows sports fans to vote online for their favorites in categories such as Best Male Athlete, Best Female Athlete, Best Coach/Manager, and Team of the Year. Created and begun by cable sports channel ESPN in 1993.
Photo credit: bleacherreport.com
There is a rumor spreading that four members of the national football team, Philippine Azkals were involved in raping a woman happened in Dan Palami‘s own house (Azkals’ team manager). The players deny the accusations against them.
Two of the four members who were implicated in this controversy clarify the issue immediately. In a statement, Simon Greatwich and Jason Sabio deny the said raping incident and adding that it’s just all rumors and are trying to bring the team down. And that the accusations are from the team’s detractors. Neil Etheridge and Anton Del Rosario have not yet stated their side with regard to the issue.
The Team Manager of the Azkals said in a statement that the rape rumor is baseless.
Photo credit: Pep.ph
Users can now add and use a USB mouse, thumb access or a keyboard and others for extra functionality. The USB dongle connects to the units 30-pin dock connector and an affordable price, well at just $20.
Are you now planning to buy one?
Kingston has just revealed their newest drive product, the Wi-Drive. This solid state drive have been designed to provide users with an easy to use, wireless storage device for smartphones and tablets. With a battery life up to 4 hours and has been designed to be able to stream multiple file contents to up to three devices simultaneously. Users will run a specially designed app to take advantage of the streaming feature (currently available for iOS, Android is on its way).
Currently Kingston has two SSD Wi-Drive setups available for sale, the 16GB for $130 and a 32GB version for $175.
Will you buy this hassle-free wireless Wi-Drive SSD?
The Miami Heat will face off against the Dallas Mavericks in the 2011 NBA Finals and to promote the much-anticipated best-of-seven series, NBA called Youtube sensation Karmin to use their track as this year’s finals promo video.
The famous singing duo’s original song “Take It Away” will be used as a promo video for the series, which marks the second finals appearance for each team. Having faced each other in the 2006 finals – The Heat won the series with 4-2.
Karmin became famous with their cover of Chris Brown’s “Look At Me Now” and recently signed a major record deal.
Meanwhile watch Karmin’s 30-second 2011 NBA Finals promo video:
Sony has confirmed that they’re working on a future platform to follow PS3, the PlayStation 4.
Sony’s executive vice-president and chief financial officer Masaru Kato revealed during a conference call to investors May 26.
“For the home equipment the PS3 still has a product life,” he said, “but this is a platform business, so for the future platform – when we’ll be introducing what product I cannot discuss that – but our development work is already under way, so the costs are incurred there.”
According to sonyps4gaming.com, PlayStation 4 technology may include a mandatory online membership fee after hackers broke into PS3 gaming cartridges. Producing key that may allow game cloning.
Rumored release date – it’s between 2012 and 2014.
Meanwhile, Nintendo has plans to unveil Wii 2 – codenamed Project Cafe – next month.
Are you excited with the upcoming Sony PS4? Share your comments below.
Accessory manufacturer Hyperkin is set to release a device called the “Supaboy“- a handheld console that will play all original Super Nintendo games.
Hyperkin also confirmed the Supaboy will have a 5 1/2 hour battery life, a 3.5 inch LCD screen and a weight of 318 grams. With two SNES controller ports and a built-in AV stereo output which means you can connect it and play games on a more bigger screen. Hyperkin has no word on price yet.
Check out these prototype images of Supaboy: