The Special One claimed that every other player on his team had been benched this season. He claimed that there is a good relationship with the Spanish striker.
Throwing a bib at your coach is not acceptable behavior for many people but for Jose Mourinho that was not an issue when Diego Costa did just that after knowing he would not go into the game against Tottenham. While his substitutions did not work the way he wanted, there are no hard feelings between player and coach.
Chelsea and Tottenham finished the game with a scoreless draw at White... Read the rest of the article »
Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar have been confirmed as the final three candidates for the FIFA Ballon d'Or award.
Earlier today, FIFA released the official list of the last three finalists for the Ballon d’Or award to be held in January. As usual, both Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo appeared in the three-man list, after dominating it for years. However, many fans and pundits alike had expected both Neymar and Luis Suarez, who are part of the famous ''MSN’’ attacking trio, to feature in the list.
Suarez... Read the rest of the article »
Learn how to tune into the Copa del Rey on TV and Online. Check out who the global broadcasters are for the 2015-16 Spanish Cup across the globe by country.
Global Broadcasters for the Copa del Rey
Copa del Rey (2015-16 Season) – USA Broadcasters
In the USA, Copa del Rey games are live on TV on beIN Sports USA and beIN Sports en Español. Live streaming of the matches is also available on beIN Sports Connect and fuboTV. Additionally, ESPN Deportes will have live coverage of the Copa del Rey final this season on TV, with streaming... Read the rest of the article »
The Bayern Munich star scored five goals in nine minutes, consequently shattering four records at the same time.
The certificates were presented to the deadly forward at Bayern Munich’s stadium on Monday morning to recognize his five-goal blitz against Wolfsburg back in September. The game ended 5-1 in favor of the hosts.
During the match, Lewa, 27, replaced Thiago Alcantara at half-time and rescued the Bavarians, who were on the verge of losing. He was presented with four certificates for... Read the rest of the article »
Italian Serie A giants Napoli clash with their counterparts Inter Milan in an epic encounter set for Monday evening.
Sitting at the top the Serie A table, Inter Milan travel away to Napoli for a must-win encounter to be held at the Stadio San Paolo, Napoli. Although Inter coach Roberto Mancini insists that his side is not eyeing the league title, many fans, analysts and players have started imagining the possibility of lifting the coveted trophy that they last won when Mourinho was still the head coach of the club.
Second-placed... Read the rest of the article »
World football governing body FIFA has released the official list of the last three Ballon d’Or nominess.
Earlier on, 23 players were nominated for the prestigious global award but the list has since reduced to the Barcelona duo of Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr., and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo.
Many football fans, including pundits, had expected the MSN trio of Messi, Suarez and Neymar to make it to the list of the last three nominees this season but Suarez is conspicuously missing. Ronaldo... Read the rest of the article »
The former FC Barcelona coach is still hesitant to sign a new deal with the Bavarians.
According to a report published on the Independent on Monday, Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola could replace Luis Van Gaal at Manchester United this summer when his contract with the German club expires. The report further suggests that Pep, 44, has been contacted by three top Premier League clubs over the possibility of managing them when he leaves Bayern, but Manchester United seem to be his... Read the rest of the article »
Sporting Braga will welcome Benfica to the Estádio Municipal de Braga on Monday, November 30th. Here are your live TV listings & online streaming options for Sporting Braga vs. Benfica.
In past seasons, more often than not it was Benfica looking down on their upcoming opponent, Sporting Braga, in the Primeira Liga table.
Not so much this campaign. The Eagles, who finished three points ahead of Porto to clinch their record-setting 34th league title are presently in fourth, whilst today's hosts sit just above them in third. Jorge Jesus, who departed from Benfica this summer... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian has been linked with a possible move to Real Madrid but he now claims he is going nowhere.
Barcelona star Neymar Jr. reportedly turned down a huge offer from La Liga giants Real Madrid for a possible move to the Santiago Bernabeu, reports ESPN FC. The story suggests that the former Santos man had been secretly approached by Real Madrid agents for a possible world-record move. Sky Sports’ Spanish football expert Guillem Balague also claimed that Barca are currently struggling to offer... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese winger has reportedly revealed that he has no intentions of joining any other club apart from Paris Saint-German if he ever leaves Real Madrid.
According to The Sun, sources close to the 30-year-old claim that he is comfortable at Madrid but if he ever decides to leave due to unavoidable circumstances, then Paris Saint-Germain will be his next destination.
Ronaldo had been linked with a possible return to Manchester United next summer but if the latest reports are true, then Man United fans can as well forget about seeing him play at... Read the rest of the article »
The official list of the FIFA FIFPro World XI was released on Thursday.
When FIFA released the official 55-man FIFPro World XI list last Thursday, one thing was certain- there were some players who ought to have been in or out of the list. To start with, the voting process involves over 45,000 professional footballers, who are required to vote for their preferred player in each of the provided categories. The four main categories include goal keeping, defensive, midfield... Read the rest of the article »
For Portland it will be the first time playing in the last game of the season. Columbus will be the team hosting the final.
The Portland Timbers and Columbus Crew are the Western and Eastern Conference Champions respectively and that has earned them a ticket to the 2015 MLS Cup final that will be hosted by Columbus next Sunday. Both teams knocked out sides that finished the regular season ranked higher than them.
Portland's Way In
Portland Timbers were off to a better than dreamed start to their series... Read the rest of the article »
The French manager did not regret giving Alexis a chance to play. Arsenal has not been able to win any of their last three EPL games.
Alexis Sanchez showed he was not ready to come back when he walked off the field in the second half with a hamstring injury. The Chilean player was not expected to play as he had previously mentioned his medical staff about the injury but either way, Alexis was a starter against Norwich City.
One of the most iconic players in Arsenal's roster could not finish the game and now fans are... Read the rest of the article »
Only Lionel Messi and Telmo Zarra are above him. He surpassed Hugo Sánchez with his goal against Eibar.
Cristiano Ronaldo had not scored a goal in La Liga since October 31 and he did it this Sunday against Las Palmas helping Real Madrid win 2-0 and climbing up the ladder in a very special ranking. After sharing the third spot of all-time leading scorers with Hugo Sanchez for almost a month, CR7 is now on his own.
In this game, Ronaldo scored his 235th game in the Spanish competition since Joining... Read the rest of the article »
Juventus will be hoping to make it four straight wins as they travel to take on Palermo on Sunday, November 29th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Palermo vs. Juventus.
After their worst start to a season the majority of fans have ever seen, Juventus finally appear to be on the up and up. Last weekend saw them record their third consecutive win for the first time all season as Paulo Dybala was the hero of the evening to give them all three points against AC Milan. A few days later, they sealed their spot in the round of 16, with Mario Mandzukic's goal enough to edge... Read the rest of the article »
Get ready for another London Derby as Spurs welcome Chelsea to White Hart Lane on Sunday, November 29th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Tottenham vs. Chelsea.
Usually, New Year's Day is a time of celebration...unless if one is a Chelsea fan that watched their team take on Tottenham at White Hart Lane.
Earlier this year, the Blues faced off against the Spurs, who had not defeated them in their past nine league encounters. However, on January 1, 2015, the tables were turned as a certain young English striker by the name of Harry Kane netted a hat-trick... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool will host Swansea City at Anfield in a Premier League encounter on Sunday, the 29th of November. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Liverpool vs Swansea below.
The Reds will be in a buoyant mood after a successful week which saw them picking two big wins. The first of this was an impressive 4-1 win over Manchester City, this was followed by a 2-1 win over Bordeaux in the Europa League.
They will now be against a Swansea side which has suffered three defeats in the last five games and will be looking to turn things around. German tactician Jurgen Klopp... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners travel to the Canaries, as they seek to bounce back from last week’s defeat to West Brom.
London giants Arsenal have failed to win their last two games, drawing 1-1 with Tottenham before losing 2-1 away to West Brom last Saturday.
The Gunners have thus seen themselves stumble in the title race, with Arsene Wenger’s boys dropping to 4th, as rivals Manchester United and Leicester City leapfrogging the Emirates Stadium side.
Sunday will witness Arsenal clash with Norwich... Read the rest of the article »
Rafael Benitez’s men need nothing less than a victory against Eibar if they have to catch up with league leaders FC Barcelona.
As Los Blancos travel to the smallest stadium in La Liga, with the capacity of 6,267, on Sunday, they will be aware of the fact that if they fail to collect maximum points out of the fixture, their manager Rafa Benitez risks losing his job after two league defeats in a row against Sevilla and Barcelona. Unfortunately for them, they face a team that has only lost twice this season and are placed at... Read the rest of the article »
The yellow and black side will try to keep their six game streak without a loss against Stuttgart this Sunday. Check out the live streaming & TV info for Borussia Dortmund vs Stuttgart below.
After losing just their second game of the current Bundesliga season, Borussia Dortmund will try to get back on track when they face Stuttgart, a team that has represented no problems in the recent past for them. Although Bayern Munich holds a commanding 11-point lead against Die Schwarzgelben, dropping more points is not an option for Thomas Tuchel's side, since the fight for the second place will... Read the rest of the article »