Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

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'?!?!
January 24th, 2015

Jurgen Klinsmann Names 23 Man Roster For Chile Friendly

#USMNT roster named for friendlies vs Chile & Panama. @yedlinny added to group. Full roster: — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) January 24, 2015 ~~ Like seeing DeAndre Yedlin added to the group.... Allows him the chance to get a few games with the USMNT after settling in over in England for the last ...
January 23rd, 2015

Andreas Herzog Named US U-23 Head Coach

#USMNT assistant coach Andi Herzog has been named head coach of the U-23 MNT. READ more: — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) January 23, 2015 ~~  Makes sense on so many levels right now.... When you take a look at the current January Camp of USMNT'ers, you get an idea of the identification process of who ...
January 21st, 2015

Wanda Group Buys 20% Equity Of Atlético de Madrid – Pays €45m

~~  Crazy to think that a 20% equity share of Atletico Madrid costs only €45m.... via AtleticoMadrid Dalian Wanda Group has reached an agreement with the controlling shareholders of Club Atlético de Madrid, Miguel Ángel Gil Marín and Enrique Cerezo Torres, to come into the share capital of the Club. Wanda Group’s capital contribution ...
January 19th, 2015

David Ginola On FIFA Presidency Bid :: ‘Things Must Change’

~~  Love everything about this.... via SkySports Ginola told Sky Sports News HQ that his bid was genuine and he is busy trying to garner the necessary support before the end of the month. He needs the backing of five member football associations in order to prevent his campaign being stopped in its tracks. He said: "We are not laughing ...
January 19th, 2015

Sebastian Giovinco Signs With Toronto FC As A Designated Player

Toronto Has A New #10! #CiaoGiovinco #TFClive A photo posted by Toronto FC (@torontofc) on Jan 19, 2015 at 10:40am PST ~~  I've been a huge fan of Sebastian Giovinco since watching him (and calling the games) during the Toulon Tournament in 2007 or so.... Dude is absolutely ridiculous and is a HUGE signing for Toronto FC and I can't wait to see ...
January 16th, 2015

#SkillCheck :: Gareth Bale On A Basketball Court

Just saw the @nba game in London. Always thought it was easier with my feet!! Show me yours skills, use #GB11Skills Un vídeo publicado por Gareth Bale (@garethbale11) el Ene 16, 2015 at 4:17 PST ~~ That. Left. Foot.
January 16th, 2015

Jermain Defoe Completes Move To Sunderland – Signs 3 1/2 Year Deal

~~  Hard not to start thinking of Jermain Defoe as a Money Assassin after what has gone on in the last 12 months or so... But another angle to think about is / was his relationship with former Toronto FC Head Coach Ryan Nelsen and how things changed drastically after injuries and Nelsen was fired.... via SAFC Sunderland AFC have completed the ...