Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

August 28th, 2014

Xabi Alonso To Bayern Munich – ‘Deal Agreed In Principle’

'Agreed in principle' - @XabiAlonso poised to join @FCBayernEN: http://t.co/7xOAY8KIKg pic.twitter.com/sSpFbzXViC — FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) August 28, 2014 ~~ BIG TIME pickup for Bayern Munich if the deal gets finalized.... Xabi Alonso fits PERFECTLY into Pep Guardiola's set up.
August 28th, 2014

Martin Odegaard Debuts For Norway Full National Team – 15 years & 253 days

~~  This kid has all the tools to be a special, special player.... To play with that much ability, flair, technical ability and freedom at just 15 years old is incredible to watch. First game and full National Team debut against the perfect opponent in the books.  Now to see what he looks like against the likes of England & Co. Of course ...
August 28th, 2014

AJ DeLaGarza :: Luca Knows Heart

~~  A must read article over on LAGalaxy.com about AJ DeLaGarza, his wife Megan and the upcoming birth of their son Luca who has beend diagnosed with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. For more information, head over to Luca Knows Heart and find out what you can do to help out Children's Hospital LA. Thoughts and prayers are with you from the ...
August 28th, 2014

Wayne Rooney Named England Captain

~~  The only choice. via TheFA Wayne Rooney is the new England captain, manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed. The Manchester United skipper inherits the Three Lions armband from Steven Gerrard, who retired from England duty after the World Cup. Rooney said: “To be named as England captain is a dream come true for me personally and of ...
August 27th, 2014

Roma Signs Kostas Manolas From Olympiacos For £10.35m

Here's Manolas with his new Giallorossi jersey: number 44! pic.twitter.com/ydMdu2m9Oj — AS Roma (@OfficialASRoma) August 27, 2014 ~~  When I did the Manchester City vs Olympiacos game in Minneapolis, this move was one of the big talking points from the Greek club... They knew that to have the continued success on the Champions League stage, ...
August 26th, 2014

US Soccer Announces Landon Donovan Will Play Final Match In Hartford

Landon Donovan's final #USMNT appearance will be 10/10 in Hartford. #ThanksLD More info: http://t.co/BX8eTZulSK pic.twitter.com/1WRgBt9cCw — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) August 26, 2014 ~~  DEFINITELY the right thing to do REGARDLESS of all the circumstances that happened this past summer.... Kinda weird though that there weren't any JK quotes in ...
August 26th, 2014

Everton Completes Signing Of Samuel Eto’o – Two Year Deal

ETO’O SIGNS: Everton sign 3-times Champions League winner @setoo9 on a two-year deal. #WelcomeSamuel pic.twitter.com/45wLXhDqae — Everton (@Everton) August 26, 2014 ~~  Another fantastic signing for Roberto Martinez..... Everton Football Club has completed the signing of Cameroon international and three times Champions League winner Samuel ...
August 26th, 2014

Manchester United Signs Angel Di Maria For Record £59.7million

BREAKING: Angel Di Maria has completed his move to #mufc for a British record fee of £59.7m. #WelcomeDiMaria pic.twitter.com/ySiDmJM0gD — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 26, 2014 ~~  BIG TIME signing for Man Utd, but is he the last one?  Now to see how he fits into van Gaal's system.... Manchester United is delighted to announce that ...