Archives for September 8, 2016

The Plugs w/ Luis Boa Morte, Arsenal FC Scout

Luis Boa Morte picLuis is not only an Arsenal scout, but also a youth coach for Sporting CP in Portugal. Luis Boa Morte is a former professional soccer player, who played for Premier League teams such as Arsenal, Southampton, Fulham, & West Ham United. Boa Morte was also a Portuguese International from 2001-2009, played alongside Cristiano Ronaldo. We asked Luis to describe his experiences as a pro player, his favorite moments, players he admired playing with, and his thoughts on the newfound excitement this year in the Barclays Premier League. We also asked him about how it felt to see Portugal win Euro 2016, avenging that 2004 heart breaking loss on home soil to ‘cinderella-esque’ Greece in the Final.

 

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The Plugs w/ Fabien Lewis, Ex-Pro Soccer Player

F. Lewis picFabien Lewis is currently the Founder & Event Director of “Central Sports Management” (Web: http://www.centralsportsmanagement.com/ ), which is a company that helps kids put themselves in positions to become professional soccer players. Fabien had an 8 year professional playing career with 7 different clubs in professional leagues such as the USL, as well as overseas  in Singapore and the Philippines to name a few. Fabien started his managerial career in 2015, managing Kaya FC in the Philippines for one season. After a short stint in the Philippines, Fabien moved back to the states to further his company and taking the necessary steps in accomplishing his dream of becoming one of the best soccer managers in the world.

 

 

Parts 1 & 2: Fabien’s experiences as a Mason soccer player, professional player & coach, and Central Sports Management

 

 

Part 3: Fabien speaks on his favorite club Arsenal, and the new found excitement in the Barclays Premier League

 

Part 4: Fabien speaks  on former Real Madrid & French International legend Zidane, and his own ambitions as a manager

Michael Phillips Interview

Michael Phillips covers the Washington Redskins for the Richmond Times-Dispatch. He joins WGMU’s Sports Director Cory Morgan to discuss his BOLD prediction for the Redskins’ 2016 season involving Josh Norman and Bashaud Breeland, his expectations for the rest of the NFC East, and key matchups to look for in the season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers just around the corner.