• From
    • To


74 results for "16 year old"

Page of 4
  1. Football stars who failed to shine and disappeared into obscurity...

    Chris Wright

    The Toe Poke

    Blog | Conversation | January 22, 2015
  2. Oscar still with Sao Paulo in his heart

    Lucas Borges and Igor Resende


    Blog | May 29, 2014
  3. Video: 16-year-old Ecuador prodigy waltzes past nine tackles to s...

    Chris Wright

    There's a fair chance you won't have heard the name Fabian Tello before but, on the following evidence at least, there's also a good chance that his is a name you may well be hearing rather more of in the not-so-distant future. Playing for Ecuador...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  4. Messi: 10 years of Barcelona's brighter star

    Francesc Tomas

    Lionel Messi has, deservedly, become a household name all over the world thanks to his unbelievable skills on the football pitch and low-key, humble attitude off it. While it was clear that the 16-year-old who made his Barcelona first-team debut at t...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  5. On Gedion Zelalem, soccer potential and 'American-ness'

    Jason Davis

    This story is not about Gedion Zelalem, the 16-year-old Arsenal wunderkind who dressed for the Gunners in the North London Derby on Sunday. This story is not about Zelalem's particular background, that of a German-born son of Ethiopian immigrants who...

    Blog | September 04, 2013
  6. espnW -- Sports moms personify victory, defeat

    Michelle Smith

    There's nothing quite like being a mom and raising an athlete. Michelle Smith writes about the rewarding experience of her child playing sports -- that is, when she can stomach watching.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2013
  7. Gravely ill New York Yankees fan, 16: Cut Lance Armstrong a littl...

    Ian O'Connor

    16-year-old cancer patient Kevin Cordasco says cut Armstrong slack.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2013
  8. Gabby Douglas is on Barbara Walters' list

    Lynn Hoppes

    In six months, 16-year-old Gabby Douglas has gone from Olympic gymnast to Olympic champion to world traveler to author. And now she has made Barbara Walters' list of "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2012." Douglas is joining actor/producer B...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  9. Dutch police arrest 4th suspect in linesman attack

    Associated Press

    Dutch police have arrested a fourth soccer player suspected of involvement in a brutal beating that left a volunteer linesman dead after a youth match last weekend.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2012
  10. 40 greatest female athletes: Martina Navratilova


    ESPN is marking the 40th anniversary of Title IX by unveiling the top 40 female athletes of the past 40 years. Martina Navratilova arrived on the tennis stage as a 16-year-old in the 1973 French Open, where she made it to the quarterfinals as an ...

    Blog | June 21, 2012
  11. 40 greatest female athletes: Abby Wambach


    ESPN is marking the 40th anniversary of Title IX by unveiling the top 40 female athletes of the past 40 years. Even as a 16-year-old, Abby Wambach seemed destined for stardom. "You could see the qualities we all know today," says April Heinrich...

    Blog | May 09, 2012
  12. McIntosh (Ga.) reeling from death of player

    Sheldon Shealer

    Chase Burnett, a 16-year-old sophomore and junior varsity soccer player at McIntosh (Peachtree City, Ga.), died late Friday after smoking synthetic marijuana known as "Spice," according to a story in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. His father, ...

    Blog | March 07, 2012
  13. Podcast: Diego Fagundez

    ESPN Boston Radio's Adam Jones caught up recently with Diego Fagundez, the Revolution's 16-year old rookie forward to talk about what it's like playing in MLS at such a young age. Click HERE to listed to the podcast....

    Blog | October 12, 2011
  14. Leominster phenom starring for Revs

    Mike Grimala

    Diego Fagundez is mostly a normal 16-year-old kid, but as Scott Barboza points out in this ESPNBoston piece, he also happens to be a professional soccer player. "By all appearances, Fagundez is a regular teen. He sports a Mohawk that makes his 5-fo...

    Blog | August 22, 2011
  15. Video: Chatting with Diego Fagundez

    ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss catches up with the New England Revolution's 16-year old, home-grown forward Diego Fagundez, who scored a goal in his debut with the Revs last weekend against Chiva USA....

    Blog | August 12, 2011
  16. Revs lose, but Fagundez strikes gold

    Brian O'Connell

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Forget the fact that the Revs' first-ever Designated Player Milton Caraglio made his debut Saturday night. In fact, you can even forget that the Revs lost 3-2 to Chivas USA. The stage belonged to 16-year-old Diego Fagundez, wh...

    Blog | August 07, 2011