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Joey Barton Given 12 Match Ban By FA

Joey Barton Given 12 Match Ban By FA

Soccer Section May 24, 2012 Comments Off on Joey Barton Given 12 Match Ban By FA

The FA has thrown the book at Joey Barton for his out-of-control temper tantrum against Manchester City on the last day of the season. Barton has been given a huge 12-game ban and fined

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Mourinho Signs News Four Year Deal At Real Madrid

Mourinho Signs News Four Year Deal At Real Madrid

Soccer Section May 23, 2012 Comments Off on Mourinho Signs News Four Year Deal At Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho has signed a new contract with Real Madrid that will keep him at the Bernabeu until 2016. A statement on the Madrid website read: “Real Madrid and Jose Mourinho have reached an

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Napoli Beat Juventus To Win The Coppa Italia

Napoli Beat Juventus To Win The Coppa Italia

Soccer Section May 22, 2012 Comments Off on Napoli Beat Juventus To Win The Coppa Italia

Napoli ended a 22-year wait for silverware by beating Juventus 2-0 in the Coppa Italia final on Sunday, a defeat which ruuned Juventus’s shot at an unbeaten season and domestic double. An Edinson Cavani

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Fernando Torres Rains On Chelsea Victory Parade

Fernando Torres Rains On Chelsea Victory Parade

Soccer Section May 21, 2012 Comments Off on Fernando Torres Rains On Chelsea Victory Parade

The good feeling that Chelsea fans have from being Champions of Europe, took a hit today as a result of the interview that Fernando Torres had with Guillem Balague after the win in Munich last night.

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View From The Press Box: Revs 2 Houston 2

View From The Press Box: Revs 2 Houston 2

Soccer Section May 20, 2012 Comments Off on View From The Press Box: Revs 2 Houston 2

New England Revolution‘s inability to defend cost the the team two points tonight as they drew 2-2 with the Houston Dynamo in front of 16,414 fans at Gillette Stadium. With the draw New England‘s

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Is Chivas An MLS Cup Contender After Trades?

Is Chivas An MLS Cup Contender After Trades?

Soccer Section May 19, 2012 Comments Off on Is Chivas An MLS Cup Contender After Trades?

The LA Galaxy might be the glamor soccer team in LA, but just like the Clipper are catching the Lakers in basketball, Chivas might well be on its ways to becoming the best team

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A matter of numbers

A matter of numbers

José Javier Alvarado May 18, 2012 Comments Off on A matter of numbers

With the ending of the 2011-2012 football (soccer) season, many records were broken and milestones were set. It all comes down to the  numbers, in countdown mode. 100. This was the number of points

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Glazers Continue To Plunder Manchester United

Glazers Continue To Plunder Manchester United

Soccer Section May 18, 2012 Comments Off on Glazers Continue To Plunder Manchester United

Manchester United released their third-quarter financial results and they do not make good reading for United fans as profit fell 8.5% due to the early Champions League exit. The full impact of not going deep

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Liverpool Fire Kenny Dalglish

Liverpool Fire Kenny Dalglish

Soccer Section May 17, 2012 Comments Off on Liverpool Fire Kenny Dalglish

The clean out an Anfield continues as Kenny Dalglish has fired as Liverpool manager. A statement released by the club read: Fenway Sports Group (FSG) and Liverpool Football Club announced that Kenny Dalglish is

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MLS Power Rankings Week Ten

MLS Power Rankings Week Ten

Soccer Section May 16, 2012 Comments Off on MLS Power Rankings Week Ten

The Sounders lost their grip on the top spot because they slipped up at home, pure and simple. That was more than enough for Real Salt Lake to slide into the top spot, with

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Tevez Spoils Man City Championship Parade

Tevez Spoils Man City Championship Parade

Soccer Section May 15, 2012 Comments Off on Tevez Spoils Man City Championship Parade

Over 100,000 people turned out for Manchester City‘s open-top bus title celebrations today and you just knew that Carlos Tevez or Mario Balotelli would do something to put the attention and focus of everyone

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New England Revolution 4 Vancouver Whitecaps 1

New England Revolution 4 Vancouver Whitecaps 1

Soccer Section May 14, 2012 Comments Off on New England Revolution 4 Vancouver Whitecaps 1

Lee Nguyen haunted his former team with two goals and one assist in an inspired performance as the New England Revolution rolled to a 4-1 win over Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday night at

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Lots At Stake In FInal Week Of Premier League

Lots At Stake In FInal Week Of Premier League

Soccer Section May 12, 2012 Comments Off on Lots At Stake In FInal Week Of Premier League

It has been an unbelievable season in the Premier League with twists and turns seemingly every week. So it is not a surprise that as we enter the final weekend of games, that the

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Is Alessandro Nesta Heading To MLS?

Is Alessandro Nesta Heading To MLS?

Soccer Section May 11, 2012 Comments Off on Is Alessandro Nesta Heading To MLS?

Alessandro Nesta has confirmed that he is leaving AC Milan after this weekend’s game against Novara with Major League Soccer a likely destination for the 36-year-old defender. Nesta, who began his career with Lazio,

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Blackpool v West Ham In Premier League Play-In Game

Blackpool v West Ham In Premier League Play-In Game

Soccer Section May 10, 2012 Comments Off on Blackpool v West Ham In Premier League Play-In Game

Blackpool sealed a showdown with West Ham in the Championship play-off final after a thrilling semi-final second leg with Birmingham at St Andrew’s. Leading 1-0 from Friday night’s first leg, Blackpool seemed to have

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Spain To Be Without Carlos Puyol And David Villa For Euros

Spain To Be Without Carlos Puyol And David Villa For Euros

Soccer Section May 9, 2012 Comments Off on Spain To Be Without Carlos Puyol And David Villa For Euros

A big blow for Spain heading into this summer’s European Championship as Barcelona announced today that Carlos Puyol has a knee injury that requires arthroscopic surgery. “After tests were conducted it was decided the

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LA Galaxy v Real Madrid August 2 At Home Depot Center

LA Galaxy v Real Madrid August 2 At Home Depot Center

Soccer Section May 8, 2012 Comments Off on LA Galaxy v Real Madrid August 2 At Home Depot Center

For the third consecutive year, Real Madrid will be conducting part of their 2012/13 pre-season preparations in the U.S., and that means for the third consecutive year that we will have a LA Galaxy

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Man City All But Wrap Up First Premier League Title

Man City All But Wrap Up First Premier League Title

Soccer Section May 7, 2012 Comments Off on Man City All But Wrap Up First Premier League Title

Two second half goals from Yaya Touré kept Manchester City are on the verge of winning their first league title since 1968. The title race will go down to the last game of the

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Chelsea Hold Off Liverpool To WIn FA Cup

Chelsea Hold Off Liverpool To WIn FA Cup

Soccer Section May 6, 2012 Comments Off on Chelsea Hold Off Liverpool To WIn FA Cup

Chelsea held over heavy Liverpool pressure to win the FA Cup for the seventh time, and their fourth in six years, as they beat Liverpool 2-1 at Wembley today thanks to Ramires’s first-half goal

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Man City Sign £120M Nike Deal

Man City Sign £120M Nike Deal

Soccer Section May 5, 2012 Comments Off on Man City Sign £120M Nike Deal

The rich get richer as Premier League leaders Manchester City have inked massive new six-year kit deal with Nike worth £120million. The contract, which will come into effect in the 2013-14 season, replaces the

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