Fans can enjoy all the passion of Liga MX games starting this Saturday, July 19th.
Fútbol passion is stronger than ever and the 18 teams of Liga MX are ready to start a new season to find a new champion.
The Liga MX Opening Tournament brings the best Mexican and international players, coaches and managers to face each other in a series of challenging match-ups.
Starting on Saturday, July 19, fútbol fans will be able to enjoy the Liga MX on the Univision... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan was signed from Liverpool for a club record fee but Suarez’s arrival does not solve the real problems present at the club.
In what can be regarded as football’s worst kept secret, the current Barcelona side is screaming out for defensive reinforcements. Barcelona responded to their shortcomings by splashing out a club record £75m on their new signing Luis Suarez.
The Blaugrana experienced something similar last season when they refused to pay heed to their defensive fatalities and instead of securing... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid are reportedly inching closer to making yet another huge signing, with this time the focus being Monaco's James Rodriguez.
It looks to be another busy summer for Real Madrid.
Fresh off signing Bayern Munich's Toni Kroos, the 10-time Champions League winners are now rumored to be moving closer to securing the signature of Colombia's young star James Rodriguez.
The Monaco attacker burst onto the world stage at this year's World Cup, in which he finished as the tournament's top scorer with six goals, ahead of... Read the rest of the article »
The newly signed Chelsea striker joins others such as Arjen Robben, Thomas Muller, Lionel Messi, and James Rodriguez on the 10-man list for best player.
UEFA have announced their ten man list for the Best Player in Europe Award, and there are some names that will obviously be of no surprise to fans.
Diego Costa, who was recently unveiled as Chelsea's newest striker is the only Premier League representative to make it in this elite group.
Despite being unable to win the World Cup with Argentina as they were defeated 1-0 by Germany thanks... Read the rest of the article »
After the departure of Bacary Sagna, Arsenal finally complete the deal to bring Mathieu Debuchy to the Emirates
Arsenal complete the deal to sign France international defender Mathieu Debuchy from fellow English Premier League side Newcastle United on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, reported to be at £12m.
The former Magpies right back, who spent last month with his national team at the World Cup in Brazil, will move to the Emirates Stadium after constant rumors linked him to the... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier League kicks off in less than a month! Find out where to catch your favorite teams through NBC Universal
With one month until kickoff of the 2014-15 Premier League season, NBC Sports Group today released the television schedule for the first three months of the season, featuring live coverage of all 130 matches beginning Saturday, August 16 at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Manchester United v. Swansea City.
A total of 68 Premier League matches – at least five games each week in the season’s... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid, who made history by becoming the first club to reach double digits in Champions League wins this past May, have been ranked by Forbes as the most valuable football club in the world.
This past May, Real Madrid finally won their much awaited 10th Champions League trophy after defeating their city rivals Ateltico Madrid.
The capital club have consistently performed well in the continental competition, having made the semi-finals on numerous occasions, and due to the presence of stars such as Cristiano Ronaldo--a one man marketing force in his own right--have been consistently... Read the rest of the article »
Fox Sports plays host to a slew of exciting matches, including the Guinness International Champions Cup, FA Community Shield, and UEFA Super Cup
As the world’s soccer fans bid farewell to Brazil, the action heats up at FOX Sports with 14 telecasts scheduled over 21 days between July 23 and Aug. 12, many featuring Europe’s top players and clubs in highly anticipated matches on FOX, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2, FOX Deportes and FOX Sports GO.
“We are thrilled to bring great teams from around the world together here in... Read the rest of the article »
MLS fans can tune into NBCSN to catch both the Rapids and Timbers in a Friday evening clash.
NBCSN’s Major League Soccer coverage this weekend features the Portland Timbers hosting the Colorado Rapids this Friday, July 18th at 11 p.m. ET.
The Rapids, third in the Western Conference, are led by midfielder and 2013 MLS Rookie of the Year Dillon Powers, while forwards Maximiliano Urruti (6 goals) and Gaston Fernandez (6 goals) pace the Timbers.
COMMENTATORS: NBC Sports Group’s... Read the rest of the article »
After a lengthy battle, Liverpool have lost Luis Suarez to Barcelona. Can they reach the heights of last season without him?
Liverpool will adjust to life without Luis Suarez as they take on Preston North End. Liverpool stood by their star player, the PFA Player of the Year of the previous season, until the very end. He bit an opponent in his Liverpool days (Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea) but Liverpool somehow managed to divert the attention away from him.
The Merseyside club faced the media, supported... Read the rest of the article »
After clinching the trophy in Brazil, Germany top Fifa's latest world rankings, followed by Argentina, whilst Spain drop to eighth
The latest Fifa world rankings are out, and they come shortly after the 2014 World Cup in Brazil came to an end, a tournament which saw European giants Germany win a fourth trophy, their first since 1990. Die Mannschaft, the first European nation to win football's greatest prize on South American soil, see themselves reach the summit of the Fifa rankings after beating Argentina 1-0 in the final, making... Read the rest of the article »
Les Parisiens take on freshly promoted RB Leipzig, who will be playing in the 2nd Bundesliga for the first time in their history this season.
Ligue 1 champions PSG kick start their summer preparations with a trip to Germany as they will face off against newly created side RB Leipzig. In their opponents they will have a team that is very, very new to the footballing arena, having only been founded just five years ago in 2009. Les Parisiens themselves are not exactly the oldest club around either, as they will reach their 44th anniversary... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos have finally completed the deal to bring German midfielder Toni Kroos to the Bernabeu
Weeks, even months of speculation have finally come to an end.
German midfielder Toni Kroos will be joining La Liga heavyweights Real Madrid next season after the Spanish club reached an agreement with Bayern Munich over his transfer, revealed both Die Roten and Los Blancos on their official Twitter pages.
The 24-year-old has established himself as one of the finest playmakers in the... Read the rest of the article »
Toni Kroos' affair with Bayern was bound to end poorly; what started as a promising adventure is set to end after eight long years of expectation, love, pain and distrust.
Thus, yet another long drawn story is inevitably coming to its probable end. Kroos and Bayern have come to the point where they cannot accept each other with open arms. The two are parting ways. Kroos has shown everything ironically which Bayern had wanted him to show previously. He has shown grit, determination and courage to push a deal to Real Madrid through. Bayern, meanwhile, have only themselves... Read the rest of the article »
The former Milan midfielder was not impressed with the Portuguese captain's showings at the World Cup this summer, and has criticized his attitude as being detrimental to the squad.
Following his triumph over Lionel Messi to win his second Ballon d'Or, many had expected Cristiano Ronaldo to keep up his good form for Portugal during this year's World Cup.
After all, the Real Madrid star had fired his national side into the tournament by scoring a poker against Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Sweden. Despite being placed in a tough group, Portugal were expected to qualify alongside... Read the rest of the article »
Although he was sacked by Milan earlier this year, Massimiliano Allegri was not out of a job for long as he has now been announced as the new coach for Juventus.
For Serie A fans, this summer indeed has gotten quite interesting.
First yesterday was the abrupt resignation of Juventus coach Antonio Conte after what many reported as an on-going dispute regarding the club's failure to capture certain key targets in the transfer market.
And now, the Bianconeri have moved quickly to replace him on the bench, with former Milan tactician Massimiliano... Read the rest of the article »
The French-born Senegalese attacker has departed the Premier League in favor of Turkey's Super Lig in a deal reportedly worth approximately £8 million.
Demba Ba now has become the second Chelsea striker to depart Stamford Bridge this summer.
Following Samuel Eto'o's one-year contract expiring, the Senegalese attacker also has said his good-byes to London and headed east to ply his trade in Turkey.
The 29-year-old was reportedly signed for around £8 million by Beşiktaş, who finished in third place in the Süper Lig last season... Read the rest of the article »
Can Mauricio Pochettino find the right balance for his team in preseason? Can Seattle beat Tottenham in front of their loyal fans?
Tottenham has hired and fired managers in recent seasons at an alarming rate. They feel they have found the right man this time in ex-Southampton coach Mauricio Pochettino. Pochettino of course knows the game having been a very accomplished player himself in his playing days. Spurs failed to break the top four again last season under Tim Sherwood. Sherwood came in late in help the team to... Read the rest of the article »
Despite bolstering their squad with the likes of Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, the former England international believes that it will not be enough to help the Gunners finish in the top four.
Following their disappointment last season, in which at one point they led the Premier League only to see everything come undone during the second half, Arsenal have attempted to amend this by making some big moves in the summer transfer market.
The acquisition of Chilean winger Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona has some Gunners fans feeling more optimistic this time around thanks to the player's... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City will go against Heart of Midlothian in their second pre-season friendly game on Friday, the 18th of July.
The Citizens suffered a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Dundee United in their first pre-season friendly while fielding a team which comprised of many regular starters at the club. It was a game which featured new signings Willy Caballero and Fernando whereas the likes of Kolarov, Jesus Navas and Stevan Jovetic were also given starting berths.
Other regular players including Samir Nasri, Alvaro Negredo... Read the rest of the article »