Tuesday: Name and logo unveiling

Discussion in 'Eads Brigade' started by Sport Billy, Dec 3, 2009.

  1. Sport Billy

    Sport Billy Moderator
    Staff Member

    May 25, 2006
    Who can be there?
    Please post here.

    I would love to have a good showing.
     
  2. jasontoon

    jasontoon Member

    Jan 9, 2002
    Seattle, WA
    Club:
    Seattle Sounders
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I'll be there! Hope it has a happier ending than the one other EB event I went to (Collinsville City Hall, 9/11/2007...)
     
  3. Seph

    Seph Member

    Dec 2, 2004
    St. Louis, Mo., USA
    Club:
    St. Louis Lions
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Unfortunately, I can't. I'm a teacher, and I can't miss school that close to finals.

    :(
     
  4. PopsKrock

    PopsKrock New Member

    Jul 18, 2007
    Belleville
    Club:
    AC St. Louis
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Same for me.
     
  5. Co11ier_StL

    Co11ier_StL New Member

    Mar 27, 2009
    Club:
    --other--
    +1 brand new fan
     
  6. Lord_ofthe_TFC

    Lord_ofthe_TFC New Member

    Dec 1, 2009
    Ontario, Canada
    Club:
    Toronto FC
    Nat'l Team:
    Brazil
    Good Luck to St Louis..with luck it wont be too long before your city is in MLS...
     
  7. time4wine

    time4wine Member

    Mar 13, 2009
    St. Louis
    Club:
    St. Louis Lions
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Put me down as a maybe...If I can find a babysitter, I'm definitely there.
     
  8. MUhooligan10

    MUhooligan10 New Member

    Nov 6, 2008
    Columbia, MO
    Club:
    AC St. Louis
    Nat'l Team:
    Ireland Republic
    Oh man... I'm definitely there. I can miss a day of work for that. I'll be sporting my Eads Brigade scarf as well (as everyone who has one should). Could the other major announcement be the news of the NASL sanctioning???
     
  9. RedRover

    RedRover BigSoccer Supporter

    Aug 15, 2007
    They're not going with a different logo than this:
    [​IMG]

    Are they?

    That's a killer badge that would look good on any kit. Perhaps modify it somehow?
     
  10. EPJr

    EPJr Member+

    Mar 21, 2009
    Richmond VA
    Club:
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
  11. Seph

    Seph Member

    Dec 2, 2004
    St. Louis, Mo., USA
    Club:
    St. Louis Lions
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
  12. SiberianThunderT

    Sep 21, 2008
    DC
    Club:
    Saint Louis Athletica
    Nat'l Team:
    Spain
    That's what they did with Athletica. For a while, when the team was just known as "St. Louis", the logo was mostly grey with some green and "St. Louis 2009" on it; now it's green/blue with some grey and "Saint Louis Athletica" on it.
     
  13. REALfootballRulez

    May 25, 2007
    Club:
    Saint Louis Athletica
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    That's looks almost exactly like the Athletica's logo. I guess this is the male version of the Athletica's logo below. LOL!

    [​IMG]
     
  14. SiberianThunderT

    Sep 21, 2008
    DC
    Club:
    Saint Louis Athletica
    Nat'l Team:
    Spain
    <HEADDESK>
    Do some research, RFR. Or at least think logically. That STL United logo was out there LONG before the Athletica logo was announced. The ownership group is older than the team. The Joan of Arc was a play off of the statue "Apotheosis of Saint Louis", not the other way around.
     
  15. Sport Billy

    Sport Billy Moderator
    Staff Member

    May 25, 2006

    That logo came out before the '07 Collinsville board meeting.
    It came out just before the Rapid Reserves vs SIUE game because I remember the group talking to Cooper about it at that game which was played in Mid-August 2007.

    If you remember, it originally had 2009 under it :( and the zeros were soccer balls.


    Here it is:

    [​IMG]

    note - that is from a Sept 2007 article
     
  16. Cville K C

    Cville K C Member

    Nov 3, 2008
    Collinsville, IL
    Club:
    Saint Louis Athletica
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I'm going to try to be there, but I'm not sure yet if I'm working that day. I won't know until late Monday afternoon.
     
  17. jasontoon

    jasontoon Member

    Jan 9, 2002
    Seattle, WA
    Club:
    Seattle Sounders
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    So, do we know any particular place we should congregate, or should I just look for the nutcases in scarves?
     
  18. Sport Billy

    Sport Billy Moderator
    Staff Member

    May 25, 2006
    Given the celebratory nature of tomorrow's events, Eads Brigade has decided we will be giving the announcement scarves to the crowd free of charge.

    Quantities are limited.

    The remaining original scarves will still cost $15.
     
  19. Seph

    Seph Member

    Dec 2, 2004
    St. Louis, Mo., USA
    Club:
    St. Louis Lions
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Man, I wish I could be there.

    Someone's going to post the details on here as soon as possible, right?
     
  20. Monarch Bay Beachbum

    Apr 5, 2004
    The OC
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    I hope not. I already have the scarf.
     
  21. Sport Billy

    Sport Billy Moderator
    Staff Member

    May 25, 2006
    The one you have is different than those being given out tomorrow.
     
  22. EPJr

    EPJr Member+

    Mar 21, 2009
    Richmond VA
    Club:
    DC United
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    ...then how is he gonna tell who the nutcases are :confused:
     
  23. SiberianThunderT

    Sep 21, 2008
    DC
    Club:
    Saint Louis Athletica
    Nat'l Team:
    Spain
    Since I can't be there tomorrow, is there any way I can get the scarf at some future point? Free or paying. Unless you anticipate there being enough people that the limited supplies run out. Which would be awesome to know there's that many people there. =-)
     
  24. Sport Billy

    Sport Billy Moderator
    Staff Member

    May 25, 2006
    I'm afraid we will just kind of have to play it by ear.
    We'll see what happens.
     
  25. RedRover

    RedRover BigSoccer Supporter

    Aug 15, 2007
    Will this news conference be streamed on the net?
     

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