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Ronaldo Leads Portugal Into The Semi-Finals

Ronaldo Leads Portugal Into The Semi-Finals

Soccer Section June 22, 2012 Comments Off on Ronaldo Leads Portugal Into The Semi-Finals

It was probably the most one-sided match of the Euro 2012 tournament so far, but a great header by Cristiano Ronaldo in the 79th minute was enough to send his side into the semi-finals

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Barcelona Chief Says Ronaldo Would Not Get Into Their Starting XI

Barcelona Chief Says Ronaldo Would Not Get Into Their Starting XI

Soccer Section June 21, 2012 Comments Off on Barcelona Chief Says Ronaldo Would Not Get Into Their Starting XI

It’s the off season but that has not stopped Barcelona President Sandro Rosell from taking a big swipe at bitter rivals Real Madrid and in particular Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho. In an interview

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England Advances To Euro Quarter-Finals

England Advances To Euro Quarter-Finals

Soccer Section June 20, 2012 Comments Off on England Advances To Euro Quarter-Finals

Playing for the first time in the tournament, Wayne Rooney’s goal in the 48th minute lifted England to a 1-0 victory over Ukraine and a spot in the European Championship quarterfinals. Sweden shocked France

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Ronaldo Sends Dutch Home From Euros

Ronaldo Sends Dutch Home From Euros

Soccer Section June 19, 2012 Comments Off on Ronaldo Sends Dutch Home From Euros

Cristiano Ronaldo was back to his brilliant best as Portugal beat Holland 2-1 to send the 2010 World Cup finalists home after they failed to win a game at Euro 2012. The win helped

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View From The Press Box: Revs v Crew

View From The Press Box: Revs v Crew

Soccer Section June 17, 2012 Comments Off on View From The Press Box: Revs v Crew

The New England Revolution and the Columbus Crew drew 0-0 tonight in front of 12,218 fans at Gillette Stadium. Revs coach Jay Heaps was left bemoaning his sides inability to take their chances and

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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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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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