The reigning Premier League champions' coach was not impressed with some of the officiating decisions as his side had to settle for a draw.
Time and time again, football fans have heard the opposing team's coach complain about refereeing decisions after the results of a match don't go their way.
While indeed sometimes it's just a case of sour grapes, there are occasions where there are some valid points, and Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini, as based on some photo evidence just may have proved the Chilean tactician right.
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Angel Di Maria showed Real Madrid what they're missing with a great showing as Manchester United roared into a 3-0 lead over QPR in the first 45.
What better way to endear yourself to your club's new fans by scoring on your home debut? Well, that's what £59.7m signing Angel Di Maria did in the first half for Manchester United against QPR.
The Red Devils have struggled to find their footing this season and fans were already showing their frustration at Louis Van Gaal's inability to earn them their first victory of the season.
Well... Read the rest of the article »
A visit to Guimarães is never easy, especially with both sides looking to take over the top spot. Find all the TV listings for this Primeira Liga match that promises to be very entertaining.
A meeting at the Estádio D. Afonso Henriques between Guimarães and Porto is by far the match of the week. Football fans will see two of the top clubs this season go head-to-head, in what should be a very hard fought match from both sides.
Rui Vitória’s side has taken three victories from as many matches, and they are currently third in the league standings, one point... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United will be looking to turn things around when they face newly promoted side QPR at the Old Trafford on Sunday, the 14th of September.
The Red Devils will resume their quest of redemption when they face Queens Park Rangers on Sunday. United remained very active in the transfer window splashing the most amount of cash among all the teams in the Premier League.
Among the arrivals is loan signing Radamel Falcao who will add much needed firepower to the United squad which has seemed very innocuous upfront. In the four matches United... Read the rest of the article »
Florentino Perez’s expensive Real Madrid squad is yet to find its balance. Losing 2-1 to Atletico Madrid on Saturday evening has reopened the wounds of grieving Angel Di Maria fans.
The Argentine winger has moved on with life. He is looking to settle at Manchester United and find the affection he claims he never got at the Santiago Bernabeu. Meanwhile, Madridistas are still not over his departure.
Indeed, Angel di Maria’s name may continue to resound in the back of their minds until Los Blancos find a way to turn their season around. The drastic changes made by president... Read the rest of the article »
After Tiago's header inside the 5-yard box, goalkeeper Iker Casillas was booed by his own fans with his every touch. The crowd is displeased by his below average performances this year.
Real Madrid fans were confident they could get a good result off city rivals Atletico, that's why watching the first goal go into their net wasn't pleasant for them to watch. After Tiago's header, fans blamed Iker Casillas for it, relentlessly booing the international keeper every time he touched the ball.
The well-known ultras on the south side of the stadium tried to balance screaming... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blaugranas dominated Athletic Bilbao but couldn't score the go ahead goal until the 78th minute, having Neymar off the bench to solve things for them.
Barcelona showed its class, its power, its ball control. But they failed to show their scoring ability until Neymar broke the lock in Athletic Bilbao's net. The Brazilian star came off the bench to score twice, giving Barcelona the lead in La Liga standings.
The man of the match prior to Neymar's antics was Athletic's keeper Gorka Iraizoz, denying shots by young Munir El Haddadi and Pedro. The... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid captures your screen on September 13, 2014. Live streaming info is available on LiveSoccerTV.
Balance is what Madridistas have been crying for since the start of the preseason. Since winning the UEFA Super Cup thanks to a marvelous brace by Cristiano Ronaldo, Los Blancos have not lived up to expectation. Pressure is on Carlo Ancelotti to put his team on the right track as the season is moving fast already.
Facing Atletico Madrid on Matchday 3 of the La Liga could be as beneficial as... Read the rest of the article »
Jose Mourinho's team leads the Premier League after winning each of their five league games so far.
Chelsea fans have reason to believe. The Blues lead Premier League standings after a come-from-behind win against Swansea City, taking advantage of a hat-trick scored by their world-class striker Diego Costa.
But things did not start quite as Jose Mourinho and his fans expected, when John Terry struck the ball inside his own penalty box giving the visitors an early lead. Chelsea struggled throughout... Read the rest of the article »
The centerback could not manage a clearance in his team's box, scoring an own goal after eleven minutes
It's not easy being John Terry. Especially not after today, when the English centerback scored an own goal after eleven minutes, giving Swansea City the lead at Chelsea's Stamford Bridge.
After eleven minutes, a wing attack for Swansea City ended up into Chelsea's net when John Terry tried to clear the cross from his box. Terry anticipated fellow teammate Azpilicueta, who came in better position... Read the rest of the article »
After 81 minutes, Mathieu Debuchy came down with a serious injury to his right leg. Details to be confirmed later on.
Fans at Emirates stadium got what they expected with this excellent match between Arsenal and Manchester City. The Citizens dominated the first half and managed to take the lead with a strike by Argentinian Sergio Aguero after 28 minutes.
After the halftime break, Arsenal came back defending their ground, scoring the tying goal after a fine finish by Jack Wilshere. But the best was yet... Read the rest of the article »
Belenenses has not defated Sporting CP away from home in nearly 50 years, but that won't discourage them on Saturday. Get all the TV listings for this meeting between two Lisbon sides.
Belenenses will travel to the Estádio Alvalade ahead of their opposition in the league standings, but they have not had great success away to Sporting.
Lito Vidigal’s side has two victories and one defeat in the Primeira Liga. They opened the domestic campaign with two straight victories over Penafiel and Nacional, but a very strong V. Guimarães side was too much for them... Read the rest of the article »
After a hiatus for international fixtures, Juventus resumes league action as they welcome Udinese to Turin.
Reigning Scudetto champions Juventus will welcome Udinese in their first home match of the 2014-2015 Serie A season. However, despite defeating the Zebrette both at home and away last season, new Bianconeri coach Massimiliano Allegri will be without a whole crop of first-team regulars due to injury, something that will be of great concern with their Champions League campaign just around the corner.
Midfield... Read the rest of the article »
After the international break, Serie A resumes with round 2from Sept 13-15, 2014. Full broadcast schedule, live online stream, and TV listings available on LiveSoccerTV.
After a brief break for international matches, this season's edition of Serie A will restart with runners up Roma taking on Empoli on the road. The Giallorossi, along with five other teams all won their opening fixtures and will be looking to pick up another three points as they aspire to make another attempt at knocking Juventus off their Scudetto perch.
Unlike Roma, who enjoyed a fairly comfortable... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the Liverpool vs Aston Villa late kickoff this Saturday. Find live streaming, TV, on demand information for this thrilling Premier League encounter.
The next 21 days will provide Liverpool with a real test as their agenda during that period contains as many as seven games. Resuming the Premier League campaign on home soil should somehow ease Brendan Rodgers' concerns when it comes to fatigue.
The manager must solve multiple problems due to his side's injury list. Joe Allen, Martin Skrtel, Daniel Sturridge, Glen Johnson, Emre Can and Jon... Read the rest of the article »
Both Chelsea and Swansea City head into this match with a perfect record this season after three rounds of action.
Both Chelsea and Swansea City will head into this clash as the only two sides in English football's top flight to have a 100% win record so far this season. However, that is where the similarities end as not only are the Blues the clear favorites but also have already been touted as a serious contender for the Premier League title this season.
Swansea City coach Garry Monk certainly is well... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City and Arsenal will open matchday five in the Premier Leauge with a lunchtime kickoff. Watch live on TV and Online as these two title contedners battle for three points.
With Manchester City coming to town, Arsenal fans will know that the Premier League Champions are capable of causing a serious threat. Manuel Pellegrini’s talented squad can compete with the best in the world, but complacency can get the best of them at times.
That may well have been the issue in their last match before the international break, when the Citizens were defeated at home against... Read the rest of the article »
With seven weeks to go before the season ends, Chicago Fire and Toronto FC will clash on Saturday night at Toyota Park in the hope of getting points to keep their playoff aspirations alive.
The teams will meet for the third and last time this season with both of them currently out of playoff positions in the Eastern Conference. Toronto FC is in seventh place in the table with 33 points while Chicago stands in ninth place with 29 points. The ‘red line’ currently stands at 36 points so this match will be an opportunity for the Eastern clubs to get closer to the playoff spots.... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutch manager has had a difficult start of the season but he is still confident that the club can become Premier League champions.
Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is confident that the ‘Red Devils’ can turn things around and contend for the title despite having struggled in the beginning of the season with only two points collected after three matches. Still, the former Netherlands national team coach believes that his team can finish at least in the top three positions.
Following a summer ‘exodus&rsquo... Read the rest of the article »
Complete live coverage of the Group Stage kicks off Tuesday, Sept. 16 across ESPN platforms
The UEFA Champions League returns to ESPN next week Tuesday, September 16 and Wednesday, September 17 at 2:30 p.m. ET with exclusive Spanish-language telecast of eight matches on ESPN Deportes TV, ESPN Deportes+ and WatchESPN. The live UEFA Champions League action will include the Real Madrid season-debut against FC Basel 1893 on Tues. followed by Bayern Munchen vs. Manchester City on Wed. ESPN3 will... Read the rest of the article »