Searching for the final piece in the quest for La Décima: Why Real Madrid are after the wrong player
Real Madrid’s pursuit of Gareth Bale has dominated the headlines this summer, and frankly, I’m a bit tired of it.
The Columbus Crew have announced they’ve re-signed Dominic Oduro, but it’s the amount they’ve chosen to pay him that will ultimately determine if this is a good move.
“David Moyes is kidding himself if he thinks he has the luxury of a ‘transitional period!’”—————————————————————————–Ron Atkinson Manchester United 0-1 Newcastle United The last time Manchester United lost at home to Newcastle United, it was 1972 and Frank O’Farrell was the manager. Following Wednesday’s first home loss to Everton in 21 years, the talk is [...]
Now that the groups have been drawn, it’s time for some way too early predictions and storylines.
It’s been a wild November for Liverpool and December doesn’t get any easier. Does the current team have what it takes?
In terms of domestic soccer in America this is the moment that all the players in MLS aim for. An MLS Cup championship. For Sporting KC this is the build up of the last three season as the evolution of a club in North America going from playoff appearance, to playoffs and US Open Cup [...]
Quick Introduction: A couple of weeks ago, I was listening to the BBC World Football Phone In, one of the best programs on international football. The panelists were asked the question, “What is your favorite World Cup?” As eloquent as always, the panelists ran through some of the greatest matches of all time. Brazil [...]
Manchester United 0-1 Everton It was a garish nightmare for David Moyes. I was reminded of the first Mr. Bean movie, where, working as security at an art gallery, Bean endeavors to clean a painting he has accidentally dirtied. One cleaning disaster segues into another until the painting has been ‘cleaned’ so well that it [...]
Aston Villa 0 – 0 Sunderland The Black Cats earn a much needed point at Villa Park. This one was a little uninspiring. The Villains were looking for back-to-back home wins for the first time since August of 2010. Prince William showed up to support the home side. But alas, not even he could spark [...]
Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 Manchester United Neither one of these coaches, both feeling the pressure and expectation of fans and ownership for instantaneous success, did themselves much of a favor in this early Sunday match at White Hart Lane. Spurs have spared no expense in finally putting together a full squad of well-fed physically robust technicians. [...]
Bayer 04 Leverkusen 0-5 Manchester United Thanks to a brilliant performance by Ryan Giggs and a few moments of pure craft by Wayne Rooney, Manchester United made fairly easy work out of an overrated Bayer Leverkusen away from home. More Sybil than Jekyll & Hyde, David Moyes’ team seems to have problems which are more [...]