West Sydney Wanders: Football is home..
History was created last night as the West Sydney Wanders played the first competitive match against Nepean. The result was not important (WSW won 5-0) but football was the winner. With the game finally coming home to its birthplace. [[MORE]] On a wet night in St Mary’s over 3000 ppl turned out to support their new team. The bloc chanted, kids watched in excitement of their new heroes...
New Nike CTR360 Maestri
Does Iniesta need another advantage? No, but he gets one with the release of the new NIKE CTR360.[[MORE]] A boot designed to bring out the inner Maestro in us all, the player looking to dictate the tempo of a game. Who is a midfield maestro? The player with impeccable ball control, the player who receives the ball, makes his own time and space and has both the vision and the range of...
Tm Cahill to NY Redbulls
All the best to one of Local FC’s favorite players TCahill on his move to the New York Redbulls. He will be joining the king Thierry Henry (Local FC favorite player of all time). Looking forward to watching TC upfront with Thierry. Good luck and always keep it local Tim…
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Local FC x Archrival: Venice Biennale 2012
Local FC is part of the creative team Archrival (http://www.archrival.org/venice-biennale.html) for this years Venice Architecture Biennale. The theme is collaboration and rivalry. [[MORE]] Coming from Sydney: Collaboration is a term that is cool and thrown in the air alot, but seldom used. This can be seen in sport, architecture, fashion and food. Everyone protecting what is theirs. Not...
Man U Away Kit 2012/13
This season has seen some kits miss the mark (Barca/Arsenal Away). Manchester United Home kit left people talking, but there away kit is definitely on point. Simple classic and strong, kind of like the team. Like the Grandpa collar as well..
F.C.R.B x NIKE
It’s not the type of gear you train on a Thursday noght, but a colab between Japanese label SOPHNET and Nike, has produced the fictional soccer team called F.C.R.B.[[MORE]] Available in Japan, limited numbers produced with a price tag to match..
Zlatan’s move from Milan to Paris has definately caused some controversy. Sections of Swedish football are not happy with his move to Ligue 1. Sighting $$$ as reason for the transfer. His agent Mino Raiola( who also looks after Balotelli, imagine his commission), was asked his thoughts on the Swedish reaction to Ibra’s move? He calmy replied “Go F#@% themselves”...
Ciao Milano, Bonjour Paris...
Ciao Milan, Bonjour Paris…
Neymar Goes Green....
Neymar is revealed as the player to go green head to toe as Nike’s most environmentally friendly football player to date. [[MORE]] The Nike GS Boots, Combining Performance Engineering With Low Environmental Impact, And Brazil Kit Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles. The only thing not environmentally friendly is his hair. NIKE: “The shirt and shorts of the Brazil kit...
Nike 5's Gato: Barca Edt...
Nike 5’s Gato: Barca Edt are the ultimate shoe for style and performance. Perfect for a 5-side game then straight off to the pub….
Juventus Home/Away kit 2012/13
The new NIKE Juventus home/away kits for 2012/13 were launched with the winners of the Italian Chance. The modern yet classic design of the home kit marks the return of theiconic four very wide, vertical black stripes on the shirt which represent the four core values of the club [[MORE]] - family, union, loyalty and honour - as expressed by the Agnelli family indicated as the fundamental...
Nike Arsenal Away Kit 2012/13
Local FC are always biased when it comes to the Arsenal. as we are life long Gooners.. [[MORE]] The Nike Arsenal Away kit 2012/13 takes visual inspiration from high street fashion, it also honours the Club’s historical royal links. More street than pitch, the jersey maybe seen more in the streets of London than the stands. It also might be the last time we TWalcott in an Arsenal...
A Boot for the Future: Nike Green Speed
Nike Football have gone stealth. The new Nike Green Boot delivers superior performance and lower environmental impact.[[MORE]] Nike has built their lightest boot yet, built for the sole purpose of speed. So no big giant center-backs helped in the creation process. Speed and skill, a boot stripped down to the bare minimu to give the lightness and touch never experianced before....
Andy Carroll to AC Milan, Seriously?
Transfer rumor of the day Andy carroll to Ac Milan. Seriously? Berlusconi Jr- “Milan still has its superstars but I’d like to have Carroll at Milan. I was impressed with his strength and his headed goal against Sweden.”
Musti Amini Opening Day Borussia Dortmund
Good luck Musti from the crew at Local FC..
The NIKE Chance Winners: Next Stop La Masia
Congratulations to Devante Clut, Matthew Bilic from Australia, and Stephen Carmichael from New Zealand for securing a place in The Chance finals in Barcelona, joining 100 other finalists from around the world.
The Chosen One: Tom Rogic
As the NIKE Chance looks to discover the next star of Australian football today in Canberra, last year this man was unearthed by the Chance. [[MORE]] Tom Rogic won the Chance and went on to be the hottest prospect in Australian football. From the Chance to the Central Coast Mariners to a Socceroo in waiting. His time is now..
The NIKE Chance: Final Canberra, Australia
The finale of the NIKE Chance Australia is on today at the AIS in Canberra. Players have been doing everything they can to make it to the next level.[[MORE]] They have been tested on everything that makes a modern day footballer. Also they have been fortinate to be mentored by WSW coach Tony Popovic, Adelaide United’s Bruce Djite and QLD Roar’s Mitch Nichols. Last year the...
Venice Biennale 2013 x Archrival....
Archrival are representing Australia in this years Venice Biennale. Local FC are part of the creative team. We will be heading to Venice in August, but workshops will run before then. The first is tonight at: Sam Crawford Architects Level 5, 68 Wentworth Ave , Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia 2010 The project is about RIVALRY and . So what better way to represent this than the...
Espana Campeones: El Mayor Equipo(The Greatest...
España Campeones Campeones Oh Lé Oh lé. Today Spain became the greatest national team of all time, with two Euro’s and a World cup in succession. Their football was subliminal and they have taken our game to another level.[[MORE]] From the first minute they dominated, yes it is the Tiki Taka style of Barca, add in David Silva and the Italians didnt get a touch for the first twenty...
Finale: Espana Vs Italia
Two teams worthy to be in the Euro Final. Best of luck to both nations. Will Spain be crowned one of the greatest teams of all time or will Italy wind back the clock to former glory. Who will decide the game: Ramos, Iniesta, Pirlo or Balotelli. May football be the winner…