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Champions League Preview: Juve v Monaco While Madrid’s Rivals Meet Again

Champions League Preview: Juve v Monaco While Madrid’s Rivals Meet Again

Soccer Section May 2, 2017 Comments Off on Champions League Preview: Juve v Monaco While Madrid’s Rivals Meet Again

For the fourth year running, and in a repeat of last year’s final when Zinedine Zidane’s side won Real Madrid’s 11th European title, Los Merengues and Los Colchoneros meet in the UEFA Champions League,

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Muntari Leaves Pitch After Being Booked For Reporting Racist Abuse

Muntari Leaves Pitch After Being Booked For Reporting Racist Abuse

John Hartzmark May 1, 2017 Comments Off on Muntari Leaves Pitch After Being Booked For Reporting Racist Abuse

Serie A defender Sulley Muntari, from Ghana, playing for bottom dwelling Pescara, has probably heard a lot. But against Caligari he had heard enough. At the 89th minute, he asked referee Daniele Minelli to stop

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Burnley’s Joey Barton Suspended 18 Months For Admitting To Betting Charge

Burnley’s Joey Barton Suspended 18 Months For Admitting To Betting Charge

John Hartzmark April 26, 2017 Comments Off on Burnley’s Joey Barton Suspended 18 Months For Admitting To Betting Charge

Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has been banned by the FA from football and “all football activity” for the next 18 months, effective immediately. The former Manchester United, Newcastle United, and Queens Park Rangers player

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Manuel Neuer Out For Season

Manuel Neuer Out For Season

John Hartzmark April 20, 2017 Comments Off on Manuel Neuer Out For Season

The Bavarians will be without arguably their best player.  In the extra time loss to Real Madrid, in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals, 31-year old goalie Manuel Neuer fractured his

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USA Announces Busy Summer Schedule

USA Announces Busy Summer Schedule

Soccer Section April 19, 2017 Comments Off on USA Announces Busy Summer Schedule

That United States men’s national team’s summer schedule just got even more interesting. In addition to CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers and Gold Cup matches on the horizon, Bruce Arena’s side will warm-up for those

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Man United Beat Chelsea To Reopen Title Race

Man United Beat Chelsea To Reopen Title Race

Soccer Section April 17, 2017 Comments Off on Man United Beat Chelsea To Reopen Title Race

Jose Mourinho hailed a “fantastic” performance from Marcus Rashford as Manchester United blew the Premier League title race wide open with a 2-0 victory over leaders Chelsea. Goals at the start of either half

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Is Wenger Ready To Dump Made In Britain Midfield?

Is Wenger Ready To Dump Made In Britain Midfield?

Soccer Section April 12, 2017 Comments Off on Is Wenger Ready To Dump Made In Britain Midfield?

Arsene Wenger clearly hasn’t given up on his British core yet. The Arsenal boss made it abundantly clear over the weekend that he wants to keep the trio of British midfielders — Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain,

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Six Wins For Title Says Conte

Six Wins For Title Says Conte

Soccer Section April 7, 2017 Comments Off on Six Wins For Title Says Conte

Antonio Conte targeted six more wins to clinch the Premier League title and write history after Chelsea’s crucial 2-1 victory over Manchester City at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea showed resilience in responding from their surprise

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Klopp: “We Need More Options In The Squad Next Season

Klopp: “We Need More Options In The Squad Next Season

Soccer Section April 5, 2017 Comments Off on Klopp: “We Need More Options In The Squad Next Season

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will look to strengthen his squad in the summer after admitting lessons have been learned from this campaign. A potential season-ending knee problem to Sadio Mane is just the latest

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Gazidis: Wenger Must Become “Catalyst For Change”

Gazidis: Wenger Must Become “Catalyst For Change”

Soccer Section April 3, 2017 Comments Off on Gazidis: Wenger Must Become “Catalyst For Change”

Does anyone else get the feeling that Arsene Wenger’s future has already been decided, that all parties know it, and we are just seeing the last few acts play out? There was strong rumors

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Chelsea Defeat Breathes Life Into Title Race

Chelsea Defeat Breathes Life Into Title Race

Soccer Section April 2, 2017 Comments Off on Chelsea Defeat Breathes Life Into Title Race

Antonio Conte admitted the Premier League title race was interesting again after his Chelsea side were beaten 2-1 by Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea’s 13-game winning run at home came to a shuddering

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Chelsea ‘Resigned’ To Hazard To Real Madrid Saga

Chelsea ‘Resigned’ To Hazard To Real Madrid Saga

Soccer Section March 29, 2017 Comments Off on Chelsea ‘Resigned’ To Hazard To Real Madrid Saga

According to reports out of England, Chelsea are resigned to a ‘summer-long transfer battle’ to keep star Eden Hazard as Real Madrid begin their typical media campaign to pave the way for his move

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Messi Banned Four Games For Abusing Official

Messi Banned Four Games For Abusing Official

John Hartzmark March 28, 2017 Comments Off on Messi Banned Four Games For Abusing Official

Argentina is already in danger of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.  But now the Albiceleste will be without their captain.  FIFA has handed 30-year old Lionel Messi a four-international match ban for

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Man United Planning Audacious Move For Neymar

Man United Planning Audacious Move For Neymar

Soccer Section March 28, 2017 Comments Off on Man United Planning Audacious Move For Neymar

According to Spanish newspaper Sport, Manchester United are willing to activate the €200 million (£173m) release clause in Barcelona forward Neymar’s contract. On top of the world record transfer fee, United are also willing

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Wenger Confirms No Contract Talks With Ozil Or Sanchez

Wenger Confirms No Contract Talks With Ozil Or Sanchez

Soccer Section March 23, 2017 Comments Off on Wenger Confirms No Contract Talks With Ozil Or Sanchez

Arsene Wenger has revealed contract negotiations with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have been put on hold until the summer. The pair have just over a year remaining on their current deals at Arsenal

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Mourinho Would Rather Win Europa League Than Finish Fourth

Mourinho Would Rather Win Europa League Than Finish Fourth

Soccer Section March 21, 2017 Comments Off on Mourinho Would Rather Win Europa League Than Finish Fourth

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says he would prefer to win the Europa League than finish fourth in the Premier League. United are up to fifth for the first time since September following Sunday’

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Jurgen Klopp Not Happy With Man City Draw

Jurgen Klopp Not Happy With Man City Draw

Soccer Section March 20, 2017 Comments Off on Jurgen Klopp Not Happy With Man City Draw

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was the unhappiest of the two managers after watching his side draw 1-1 at Manchester City on Sunday. The Reds took the lead early in the second half at the

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Manchester United’s Nightmare Schedule

Manchester United’s Nightmare Schedule

Soccer Section March 19, 2017 Comments Off on Manchester United’s Nightmare Schedule

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is closing ranks as we approach the squeaky bum time of the season, raging about the club’s ‘many enemies’ as he aired his frustration at the daunting fixture list

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Pep To Wield Axe To Under-Performing City Squad

Pep To Wield Axe To Under-Performing City Squad

Soccer Section March 18, 2017 Comments Off on Pep To Wield Axe To Under-Performing City Squad

Pep Guardiola is reportedly planning wholesale changes after Manchester City’s defeat in Monaco underlined how old and weak the City squad really is. According to newspaper reports, Pep wanted seven big signings when he

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Wenger Hits Out At Critics As Pressure Mounts

Wenger Hits Out At Critics As Pressure Mounts

Soccer Section March 17, 2017 Comments Off on Wenger Hits Out At Critics As Pressure Mounts

Arsenal’s under-fire manager Arsene Wenger has aimed a shot at his detractors, claiming nothing he does is good enough anymore. The Frenchman has been widely criticized in recent weeks – by fans and pundits

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