Archive for the 'Soccer News' Category

August 28th, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo Named 2013/14 UEFA Best Player In Europe

#UEFAbestplayer of Europe. What a joy to win this trophy that I want to share with all of you. Thank you. — Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) August 28, 2014 ~~  Can't argue the statistical season and impact CRon7 had during the 2013/14 season. The Portugal captain received the 2013/14 accolade at the Grimaldi Forum in ...
August 28th, 2014

22 Players Named For Czech Republic vs USMNT Friendly In Prague

#USMNT head coach @J_Klinsmann Calls 22 Players to Prague for #USAvCZE on 9/3: — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) August 28, 2014 ~~ A couple of big surprises on this roster as Jurgen Klinsmann goes young with this roster, namely Stanford's Jordan Morris who is the first college player to be named to the ...
August 28th, 2014

Champions League Group Stage Draw 2014/15

~~ Some HUGE matchups in play as Real Madrid face off with Liverpool, Arsenal vs Dortmund, Barcelona going up against Zlatan & PSG and the toughest of them all.... Bayern Munich vs Manchester City vs Roma.... Yikes.
August 28th, 2014

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

'Agreed in principle' - @XabiAlonso poised to join @FCBayernEN: — 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 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! — 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, ...