Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

January 26th, 2015

Juan Román Riquelme Retires At 36

~~  One of the best..... Never got the respect he truly deserved.  Was hoping we would have seen him in MLS at point point.....  Saw a quote today that said he 'was an Artist among Athletes....'  Couldn't agree more. “I have decided to no longer play football,” he said. “Now I am just a fan. I will go and suffer in the stadium. I am ...
January 26th, 2015

Lucas Silva Signs w/ Real Madrid Through 2020

.@16LucasSilva firmó su contrato con el Real Madrid. Quedará vinculado al club hasta el 30 de junio de 2020 pic.twitter.com/YAWn1xsBcf — Real Madrid C. F. (@realmadrid) January 26, 2015 ~~  VERY interested in seeing how they utilize Lucas Silva and what role he plays considering he's supposed* to be the Xavi Alonso replacement......
January 26th, 2015

John Carver To Stay On As Newcastle Manager

CONFIRMED: John Carver has been named as #NUFC head coach until the end of the 2014/15 season. http://t.co/zDKPhSmy0P pic.twitter.com/PHefkyeCx6 — Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) January 26, 2015 ~~  Talk about a no win situation..... Seems like the kiss of death.  Does Newcastle ever get out of their own way? Managing director, Lee Charnley, ...
January 25th, 2015

United States U-20′s vs El Salvador Highlights – Qualifies For World Cup

~~  It wasn't easy by any means with the amount of games, short turn around time and a less than ideal playing surface, but Tab Ramos & Co are heading to New Zealand.  And that PK Save!?!?! The U.S. U-20 MNT defeated El Salvador behind goals from Ben Spencer and Paul Arriola to grab a spot in the 2015 U-20 World Cup.
January 25th, 2015

Neymar Unboxes His Nike Hypervenom Liquid Diamond Boots

~~  These are fresh..... Ready to leave static defenders in the dust, Neymar Jr. takes his new Hypervenom Liquid Diamond boots onto the grass. Available exclusively in the Nike Football App on Monday over at http://gonike.me/Football_App
January 24th, 2015

United States U-20′s Qualify For 2015 World Cup In New Zealand

New Zealand here we come! #1N1T pic.twitter.com/REZqFg2Hf1 — U.S. Soccer YNT (@ussoccer_ynt) January 25, 2015 ~~  Tab Ramos & Co knew qualifying for the 2015 U-20 World Cup in New Zealand was going to be difficult and no doubt it was..... But this group overcame a rough start with some tough competition and less then ideal surfaces to book ...
January 24th, 2015

Samuel Eto’o Completes Move To Sampdoria

Primo sorriso blucerchiato per @setoo9, al termine delle visite e in attesa del benvenuto ufficiale alla #Sampdoria. pic.twitter.com/S1LDeWstUD — U.C. Sampdoria (@sampdoria) January 24, 2015 ~~  If teams are still willing to drop #MonopolyMoney to secure his services, why the hell not?!?!
January 24th, 2015

Phillippe Mexes Grabs TWO Lazio Players By The Throat – Red Card

~~  Down 3 - 1 to Lazio and AC Milan's Phillipe Mexes loses his mind..... You know that saying about seeing 'Blood Red'?!?!