One of Mexico's most popular clubs will be fighting with Puebla, U de G and Veracruz to avoid being relegated for the first time in their 108-year history.
Chivas Guadalajara will try harder next season to avoid relegation, stated today their Sports VP Nestor de la Torre. The team's officer asked the fans for their trust so the team can get out of the current situation.
Billed as one of the most popular teams in Mexico, Guadalajara had a hard time putting together a competitive team for the upcoming tournament, since they have the policy of only... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian striker recently uploaded an image about videogame character Mario Bros. in his Instagram account, starting controversy and generating his confirmed ban.
Mario Balotelli has been banned for one match and fined with 25,000 pounds by the Football Association after being investigated by a racist image posted in his Instagram account. This ban will be applied immediately, destroying Brendan Rodgers' plan of making the Italian part of the squad that will face Arsenal on Sunday.
On December 2, Balotelli posted a picture of video game character Mario... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal will face Liverpool in their 17th fixture of the 2014-15 Barclays Premier League on the 21st of December. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Liverpool vs Arsenal below.
The blockbuster fixture for this weekend will see Arsenal taking on Liverpool in a Premier League encounter. The two sides challenged for the title for lengthy periods last season but have struggled to make much of an impression this time.
The Gunners suffered an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Stoke two weeks back but have made a response by picking up consecutive 4-1 wins. Their victory... Read the rest of the article »
The Belgian international has been a key element this season for Chelsea, which would have earned him a good raise and a contract extension.
Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard could be close to sign a new five-year deal with current club Chelsea, after being sought out by some of Europe's top-paying clubs.
Hazard has been key to Jose Mourinho's tactics ever since the Portuguese returned to coach the Blues in 2012, having taken part of every game for Chelsea this season, scoring six goals and forming a great society with Cesc Fabregas... Read the rest of the article »
Following their recent Apertura 2014 championship, the team's executives decided to sign the former back-to-back champion with León to substitute Antonio Mohamed
Club America have not wasted any time preparing their Apertura 2014 title defense. Today, Mexico's most winning club unveiled formally Uruguayan Gustavo Matosas as their new coach, taking the job left by Antonio Mohamed hours after leading Las Aguilas to their 12th title.
Matosas is no stranger to this league, having coached Queretaro for two seasons before starting a winning era with Club León... Read the rest of the article »
Struggling side Cagliari welcome league leaders Juventus on Thursday, December 18th. Here's where to find online streaming and TV broacast listings for Cagliari vs.Juventus.
Three games, three straight draws. Such is the record for reigning Scudetto champions Juventus across all competitions, with one having to look back to November 30th to see that last time Massmiliano Allegri's men earned all three points from a game. And, in this season's first edition of the Derby della Mole, that match could have ended as a draw with cross-town rivals Torino had it not been for a... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine paid respect to his former Barcelona team-mate after the Frenchman announced his retirement from football.
On Tuesday, one of English Premier League’s greatest ever striker Thierry Henry called an end to his playing career, deciding on hanging up his boots and retiring from the beautiful game all together.
After 915 games and 411 goals, the Arsenal legend called it quits at the age of 37, having graced Ligue 1, Serie A, the English Premier League, La Liga, and then finally, Major League... Read the rest of the article »
Struggling with form, the Reds’ 3-1 win over Bournemouth means they will face Jose Mourinho’s side in the semi-finals.
After crashing out of the Champions League group stage, then losing 3-0 away to Manchester United on Sunday, Liverpool’s Capital One Cup tie with Bournemouth was a must-win encounter for the Reds.
Needing a victory at the Goldsands Stadium, Brendan Rodgers’ crew triumphed over the Championship side 3-1, as Raheem Sterling recaptured his goalscoring form, netting a brace to send the... Read the rest of the article »
Incredible revelation concerning the Brazilian star's failed move to the Premier League.
Before making a mega-money move to Barcelona that ultimately was revealed to have cost the Catalan club over £70 million, Neymar was on the target list for cash-rich side Manchester City.
At that time, the now-22 year old, who had quickly emerged as a rising star for Santos was one of the most-pursued young talents in the game. Moreover, English reports claim that the Premier League champions... Read the rest of the article »
The record-breaking signing now has yet another trophy to add to his collection.
For the first time since 2006, someone other than Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has been crowned as Argentina's best player of the year.
Thanks to his good performances for Real Madrid during their 10th Champions League-winning season, as well as at the World Cup and now with Manchester United, Angel Di Maria has beaten out both the four-time Ballon d'Or winner and Manchester City ace Sergio... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican coach could be subject to an investigation regarding the Zaragoza - Levante match of 2011, allegedly being aware of a possible arrangement between the sides.
Despite being named as Japan's head coach for the next four years, Mexican boss Javier Aguirre is uncertain about his future with the Asian team. Being investigated for the allegedly fixed match between Levante and his former team, Real Zaragoza, "El Vasco" could be sacked if there is evidence of his involvement on the matter.
Aguirre was one of the persons involved in the supposed... Read the rest of the article »
The Colombian striker arrived on loan from Monaco during the past transfer window and has not enjoyed many minutes with the Red Devils.
Being one of the most publicized transfers during the summer, Radamel Falcao's year with Manchester United has been rather disappointing. After coming down with injuries and not enjoying enough playing time with the Red Devils, the Colombian player still wants to show his class with Louis Van Gaal's outfit, and will work accordingly to accomplish that.
"I want to continue playing for Manchester... Read the rest of the article »
The Moroccan player believes the Liverpool striker thinks too highly of himself, and criticized him for always wanting to be in the spotlight.
Moroccan striker Adel Taarabt does not have Mario Balotelli up on a pedestal. The AC Milan player blasted his former team-mate today, stating the Liverpool player has wasted huge opportunities to be considered one of the finest in the world.
"Balotelli? Everyone told me he was amazing and I played with him and I can say he is strong but he didn't seem to me as though he was world class.... Read the rest of the article »
Garcia investigated the corruption allegations regarding the WC bids for Russia 2018 and Qatar 2022. His findings were dismissed in September by other FIFA officers.
The President of FIFA's Ethics Commission, former U.S. Attorney Michael Garcia, resigned today from his position after losing the appeal regarding the World Cup investigation he led. Garcia was not happy with the conclusions made by Hans-Joachim Eckert, who dismissed any wrongdoing by Russia and Qatar in order to be named host countries.
Garcia wanted his investigation to be taken seriously... Read the rest of the article »
The Bournemouth vs Liverpool match in the League Cup on December 17th is more intriguing than you may think as the hosts are on a 12-game unbeaten run whereas the Reds are struggling.
Liverpool enter the second half of the month of December in a disastrous state. Instability reigns in the camp as there are rumours of a “Second Coming” by Champions League winning manager Rafael Benitez to replace Brendan Rodgers. Marquee summer signing Mario Balotelli is not delivering as expected and Simon Mignolet is set to quit Anfield soon with Mexican goalkeeper Ochoa reportedly... Read the rest of the article »
Everton and USMNT goalkeeper Tim Howard joins Steve Bower and Lee Dixon in on-site studio for Liverpool vs Arsenal, this Sunday at 11am ET on NBCSN
Holiday Treat: NBC Sports Group Presents 40 Premier League Matches in 13 Days from this Saturday through New Year’s Day; Arlo White Calls Liverpool v. Arsenal Match Joined by Graeme Le Saux; Second-Place Manchester City v. Crystal Palace Saturday at 7:45 a.m. ET; Third-Place Manchester United visit Aston Villa Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN; THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN... Read the rest of the article »
Although the young attacker has turned down an improved contract, this latest report will definitely catch Reds fans by surprise.
It's not been a good week for Liverpool attacker Raheem Sterling.
First there were the reports that the young English international had rejected an improved contract that would have seen him making £70,000 per week. Not bad for someone that could not buy a drink (legally) in the United States and barely has become a licensed driver in most countries around the world.
Then was his... Read the rest of the article »
The Catalan powerhouse cruised to an 8-1 Copa del Rey win over Huesca...all without their star attacking trio.
Earlier today, Barcelona took on Huesca in the second leg of this season's Copa del Rey.
While the Blaugrana have looked unsteady at times this season, the gulf in class between the Catalan giants and their minnow opponents was as obvious as can be. So much so, in fact, that Luis Enrique could afford to give star attacking trio Lionel Messi, Neymar, and new signing Luis Suarez the evening off.
In... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea still alive in Champions League, FA Cup and Capital One Cup while sitting in first in the Premier League
Chelsea eased past Derby County 3-1 to advance to the semifinals of the Capital One Cup Tuesday night at the iPro Stadium in the English Midlands. Eden Hazard found the back of the net with the Blues’ first shot in the 23rd minute. That was followed by Filipe Luis’ first goal in a Chelsea shirt in the 56th minute. Luis’ scorcher came through a free kick after... Read the rest of the article »
Just two days after being crowned as Mexico's ruler, the Sports VP Ricardo Pelaez announced the good news to their more-than-happy fan base.
Mexican champions America are not wasting any time in building a dinasty. It hasn't been 48 hours since they lifted their 12th title ever and the president's VP, Ricardo Pelaez, revealed those players who will be joining las Aguilas next semester.
"We are happy to report that Darwin Quintero, Miguel Samudio, Dario Benedetto and Christian Pellerano will be joining us. These are players we... Read the rest of the article »