Star Wars Vehicles Collection
Pershing vs Tiger: Germany 1945 (Duel)
During the final battles on World War II’s Western Front, the legendary German Tiger I heavy tank clashed with the brand-new M26 Pershing fielded by the United States. The Tiger I had earned a formidable reputation by the end of 1944, although its non-sloped armor and poor mobility meant it was being superseded by the Tiger II or “King Tiger.” While the Tiger I had been in the front lines since 19…
The Complete Book of the SR-71 Blackbird: The Illustrated Profile of Every Aircraft, Crew, and Breakthrough of the World’s Fastest Stealth Jet
The ultimate SR-71 book which profiles the history, development, manufacture, modification, and active service of all 50 models in the SR-71 program. At the height of the Cold War in 1964, President Johnson announced a new aircraft dedicated to strategic reconnaissance. The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird spy plane flew more than three-and-a-half times the speed of sound–so fast that no other aircraft …
The Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker: More Than a Tanker
Few would have imagined when “Dix” Loesch and “Tex” Johnston took the KC-135A up for its maiden flight on August 31, 1956 that some 60 years later, it would still be in front-line active service around the world. What began as a jet-powered replacement for the KC-97 to refuel Strategic Air Command’s growing B-47 and B-52 bomber fleet soon evolved into America’s first military heavy jet transport, …
Star Wars Vehicles & Vessels Collection
Star Wars Vehicles Collection
US Superstar Landon Donovan And England Celebrity David Beckham – Major League Soccer Most Valuable Player
David Beckham has a rich history being him, winning many English Premierships, a Spanish title and another Champions League win. He is an icon and furthermore a fashion wizard for the teenage public, being the most famous footballers in the world.
Beckham’s career as a world-wide star player seriously took off when he won the treble alongside Manchester United in 1999. Alongside his manager Alex Ferguson, England soccer player David Beckham managed to win the EPL title, English FA Cup and the Champions League Trophy. Ever since then he was acknowledged as the best professional in the world with regards to ball crossings and freekicks. He was another crucial member of the national squad, being an angel and a demon at the same time for England, by missing a significant spot kick at the World Cup.
In 2007 he got transferred to the MSL team LA Galaxy for a staggering salary of $180 millions for 3 seasons. Ever since then he made appearances on many occasions at Italian club AC Milan, however, merely in a loan deal. Even he is clearly beyond his peak, Beckham however poses a serious threat to any opposing team, deadly precise at the freekicks.
At LA Galaxy he is playing alongside teammate LA Galaxy footballer Landon Donovan who is surely perceived by numerous experts as the best possible product of the USA soccer. In his trophy case lie 3 CONCACAF Gold Cups, many trophies won with his club LA Galaxy and a great deal of individual honors in which we are able to mention four US Soccer Athlete of the Year honor and four representations in the MLS best Eleven squad, being also the US all-time scorer and the player with the most assists. Just like David Beckham, Donovan throughout MLS off-season also actively playing elsewhere and in his case he was loaned 2-times to Everton in English Premiership.
With one another, Landon Donovan and David Beckham have made LA Galaxy as the team to overcome in MLS. Both of these soccer stars guided Los Angeles Galaxy grabbed its third MLS Cup in 2011. Whether LA Galaxy’s trophy showcase will end up with a fresh addition is surely remained to be seen.