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Spain Hammer Ireland While Italy Struggle Again

Spain Hammer Ireland While Italy Struggle Again

Soccer Section June 16, 2012 Comments Off on Spain Hammer Ireland While Italy Struggle Again

The Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2012 dreams came to an end last night as they were soundly beaten 4-0 by Spain, while Italy’s progression to the knockout stages is in doubt after drawing 1-1

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Holland On Brink Of Elimination As They Lose To Germany 2-1

Holland On Brink Of Elimination As They Lose To Germany 2-1

Soccer Section June 14, 2012 Comments Off on Holland On Brink Of Elimination As They Lose To Germany 2-1

Two first half goals by Mario Gomez have all but assured Germany’s place in the quarter-finals and left Holland needing to be Portugal by three clear goals if they are to have any hope

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Holland v Germany – The First Must-Win Book Of The Euros

Holland v Germany – The First Must-Win Book Of The Euros

Soccer Section June 13, 2012 Comments Off on Holland v Germany – The First Must-Win Book Of The Euros

After their shock 1-0 defeat to Denmark on Saturday, the Netherlands faces a must-win game against rivals Germany tomorrow. Lose, against a Germany side that comprehensively outplayed them in a November friendly, and the

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Does Vicente del Bosque Bring Torres In For Ireland Game?

Does Vicente del Bosque Bring Torres In For Ireland Game?

Soccer Section June 12, 2012 Comments Off on Does Vicente del Bosque Bring Torres In For Ireland Game?

Spain looked much more of an attacking threat when Fernando Torres came on again Italy and Vicente del Bosque has a real decision to make with his lineup against Ireland. Does he stick with the

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Irish Eyes Not Smiling And Spain And Italy Draw

Irish Eyes Not Smiling And Spain And Italy Draw

Soccer Section June 11, 2012 Comments Off on Irish Eyes Not Smiling And Spain And Italy Draw

The Republic of Ireland’s hope of progressing to the knockout stages of the Euros are hanging by a thread after a 3-1 defeat to Croatia. In the days earlier game, footballing powers Spain and

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Beckham To Get Team GB Olympic Call Up

Beckham To Get Team GB Olympic Call Up

Soccer Section June 10, 2012 Comments Off on Beckham To Get Team GB Olympic Call Up

Reports out of England say that David Beckham has been named in Stuart Piece’s Team GB for the London Olympics. The full squad is scheduled to be announced next week, but by all accounts

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Norwich Name Chris Hughton Manager And West Brom Pick Steve Clarke

Norwich Name Chris Hughton Manager And West Brom Pick Steve Clarke

Soccer Section June 9, 2012 Comments Off on Norwich Name Chris Hughton Manager And West Brom Pick Steve Clarke

Norwich City and West Brom have filled their vacant manager spots, leaving European Champions Chelsea as the only Premier League side without a manager. In his Norwich press conference, Chris Hughton said that he

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Top 10 Defenders of EURO 2012

Top 10 Defenders of EURO 2012

Soccer Section June 8, 2012 Comments Off on Top 10 Defenders of EURO 2012

As Greece’s upset victory in EURO 2004 proved, defense wins championships. A structured defense will always guide a team towards success and helps contribute to a disciplined brand of soccer. Here are the ten

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The Fury Strickers

The Fury Strickers

José Javier Alvarado June 6, 2012 Comments Off on The Fury Strickers

Spain reaches the Euro Cup Poland-Ukraine 2012 as the defending champion, the reigning world champion and the number 1 team in the world. This means there is a lot of pressure on them, making

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Chelsea Officially Confirm The Signing Of Eden Hazard

Chelsea Officially Confirm The Signing Of Eden Hazard

Soccer Section June 6, 2012 Comments Off on Chelsea Officially Confirm The Signing Of Eden Hazard

Eden Hazard has completed his £32 million transfer from French club Lille and is now a Chelsea player. A statement on the Chelsea web site said simply: “Chelsea Football Club is delighted to announce

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Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Soccer Section June 5, 2012 Comments Off on Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Coming off impressive attacking displays against Scotland and Brazil, a disappointing USA side drew 0-0 with Canada at BMO Field on Sunday. And if it wasn’t for Tim Howard in the U.S. goal, Canada

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Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Soccer Section June 5, 2012 Comments Off on Disappointing US Side Draw 0-0 With Canada

Coming off impressive attacking displays against Scotland and Brazil, a disappointing USA side drew 0-0 with Canada at BMO Field on Sunday. And if it wasn’t for Tim Howard in the U.S. goal, Canada

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Mexico Stuns Brazil In Dallas

Mexico Stuns Brazil In Dallas

Soccer Section June 4, 2012 Comments Off on Mexico Stuns Brazil In Dallas

Two first half goals from Giovani Dos Santos and Javier Hernandez were enough to see Mexico stun Brazil 2-0 in front of almost 85,000 fans in Dallas today. Dos Santos opened the scoring in

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Aston Villa Name Paul Lambert Their New Manager

Aston Villa Name Paul Lambert Their New Manager

Soccer Section June 3, 2012 Comments Off on Aston Villa Name Paul Lambert Their New Manager

Paul Lambert has become Aston Villa‘s fourth manager in two years after walking out on Norwich City. A Villa club statement read simply: “The Board of Aston Villa are delighted to confirm that Paul

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Italy Say They Will Quit Euros If Asked

Italy Say They Will Quit Euros If Asked

Soccer Section June 2, 2012 Comments Off on Italy Say They Will Quit Euros If Asked

In indication of how much the latest match fixing and gambling scandals are impacted his team preparations for the Euros, Italian national boss Cesare Prandelli says that the Azzurri would quit Euro 2012 if

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Brazil 4 USA 1

Brazil 4 USA 1

Soccer Section June 1, 2012 Comments Off on Brazil 4 USA 1

The U.S Men’s National team came crashing back to earth last night, losing 4-1 to Brazil. The US came into the game full of confidence after beating Scotland 5-1 last week, but they soon

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Would They Really Suspend Serie A For Two Years

Would They Really Suspend Serie A For Two Years

Soccer Section May 31, 2012 Comments Off on Would They Really Suspend Serie A For Two Years

Pretty shocking comments on Tuesday from Italian Premier Mario Monti who suggested that Italian soccer be suspended for two to three years after the latest match-fixing scandal. Dawn raids on Monday resulted in 14

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New England Comes Up Short Again Against DC United

New England Comes Up Short Again Against DC United

Soccer Section May 30, 2012 Comments Off on New England Comes Up Short Again Against DC United

Saer Sène and A.J. Soares scored two minutes apart early in the second half to briefly put the New England Revolution on level terms, but substitute Maicon Santos responded for D.C. United with the

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Gareth Barry Out Of England Euros Squad

Gareth Barry Out Of England Euros Squad

Soccer Section May 29, 2012 Comments Off on Gareth Barry Out Of England Euros Squad

The Roy Hodgson era as England manager has not exactly gotten of to the smoothest of stats. From his late appointment, to the abbreviated training camp ahead of the Norway game, Hodgson seems to

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USA Thrashes Scotland 5-1

USA Thrashes Scotland 5-1

Soccer Section May 28, 2012 Comments Off on USA Thrashes Scotland 5-1

For someone who was born in Scotland, I never thought I would ever write that headline! Thirty years after a team of Scots conquered Europe when Celtic won the European cup, Scottish football is

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