Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

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 ...
August 23rd, 2014

FIFA Rejects Barcelona’s Appeal – Banned From Two Transfer Windows Starting 2015

~~  Well.... At least they got Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suarez and Thomas Vermaelen done... via FIFA The FIFA Appeal Committee has decided to reject the appeals lodged by Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Real Federación Española de Fútbol (RFEF) and to confirm in their entirety the decisions rendered by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee in the ...
August 23rd, 2014

FIFA Releases Report On ‘Big 5′ International Transfers

~~  CRAZY MONOPOLY MONEY being dropped... Not surprising to see Spain spending up with the likes of Luis Suarez, Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez coming in, but VERY interesting to see Italy spending down 64%. via FIFA FIFA TMS has released a new report today providing an overview of the international transfers involving clubs ...
August 23rd, 2014

Andreas Samaris Signs Five Year Deal With Benfica

~~ Watched Samaris up close when I was out at Olympiacos' training session and game against Manchester City... Dude is seriously underrated. via UEFA Olympiacos FC have announced the signing of Jimmy Durmaz from Gençlerbirli?i SK, having allowed Andreas Samaris to depart for SL Benfica. Samaris, also 25, has signed a five-year deal with the ...
August 23rd, 2014

Georgios Samaras Joins West Brom On Two Year Deal

~~ Solid pickup for West Brom... Size, strength, goal scoring ability and experience. via WestBrom GEORGIOS Samaras insists it was an easy decision to join Albion – and is relishing the chance to pit his wits again in the Barclays Premier League. The Greece international today put pen to paper on a two-year Baggies deal before joining up ...
August 22nd, 2014

Julio Cesar Signs Two Year Deal At Benfica

~~  No love for Toronto FC?!?! via SLBenfica Júlio César signs a two-year contract with SL Benfica Júlio César is the Reds new signing for the next two seasons. The Brazilian comes from Queens Park Rangers after playing for Internazionale between 2005 and 2012.