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April 11th, 2014

Chelsea Confirm Thibaut Courtois Can Play Against Them Despite Atletico Loan

~~  Good to see cooler heads prevail.... There won't be an issue of loyalty for either sides when Thibaut Courtois takes the field against Chelsea. via ChelseaFC Chief Executive Ron Gourlay also spoke about goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, currently on loan at Atletico Madrid. UEFA today [Friday] released a statement in response to media reports on ...
April 11th, 2014

2014 Europa League Semi-Final Draw

~~  Another two teams from Spain representing in Europe.... But my money is still on Juve at home.... via UEFA Semi-final draw (24 April & 1 May) Sevilla FC (ESP) v Valencia CF (ESP) SL Benfica (POR) v Juventus (ITA) Final (14 May, 20.45CET; Juventus Stadium, Turin) Sevilla/Valencia v Benfica/Juventus Today's UEFA Europa League draw ...
April 11th, 2014

2014 Champions League Semi-Final Draw

~~  Can you imagine an all Madrid final?!?!?! via UEFA Real Madrid CF (ESP) v FC Bayern München (GER, holders): 23 & 29 April Club Atlético de Madrid (ESP) v Chelsea FC (ENG): 22 & 30 April Madrid/Bayern v Atlético/Chelsea FC Bayern München must overcome the significant hurdle of Real Madrid CF if they are to continue their ...
April 10th, 2014

MLS Insider :: Burned By Landon Donovan

~~ Raises hand... I too was burned by Landon Donovan.  And I 'might' be in this video..... Thankfully only once though. MLS Insider gets a fresh perspective on Landon Donovan's pursuit of the all-time goals record by speaking to five of the most accomplished defenders in League history: Mike Petke, Jimmy Conrad, Robin Fraser, Jay Heaps and Eddie ...
April 10th, 2014

Toluca vs Alajuelense Highlights – 2nd Leg CCL

~~ Toluca in cruise control after their 1 - 0 first leg win on the road in Costa Rica as they now head home at altitude to play host to Alajuelense. Toluca - Carlos Esquievel - 35th Toluca - Juan Salgueiro - 62nd Alajuelense - Jonathan McDonald RED CARD - 67th
April 10th, 2014

Cruz Azul vs Tijuana Highlights – 2nd Leg CCL

~~ Tijuana clinging to a 1 - 0 lead after the home first leg and heading into Estadio Azul to face Cruz Azul at altitude.... Tijuana - Javier Guemez OWN GOAL - 2nd Cruz Azul - Javier Dominguez - 50th Cruz Azul - Jesus Corona RED CARD - Post Match
April 10th, 2014

Video :: USMNT vs Mexico – Field Level Highlights

~~ Some incredible imagery from the field level as the USMNT take on their rivals Mexico in front of 59,066 fans at University of Phoenix Stadium...
April 9th, 2014

Bayern Munich vs Manchester United Highlights – 2nd Leg Champions League

~~ Manchester United needing to score goals while not conceding against Bayern after the first leg 1 - 1 result at Old Trafford. Man Utd - Patrice Evra - 57th Bayern - Mario Mandzukic - 59th Bayern - Thomas Mueller - 68th Bayern - Arjen Robben - 76th Check out the rest of the Goals after the Jump...... (more…)