On September 21, watch Ronaldinho's debut in the Mexican tournament against the most popular team in the country: Chivas del Guadalajara
Guadalajara take on Queretaro on Matchday 9 of the Apertura 2014 tournament. If the game itself wasn't interesting enough for fans of the "most popular team in Mexico", this game will have one more ingredient to make it delightful: Ronaldinho.
The Brazilian player has made quite an impact with Queretaro off the pitch, and he will try to make a difference today as he makes his debut... Read the rest of the article »
Estadio Ciudad de Valencia will host a La Liga fixture as Levante and Barcelona go head to head on Sunday, the 21st of September.
After their 1-0 win over APOEL on Tuesday in a Champions League encounter the Catalans will now resume their quest for a domestic title when they face Levante on Sunday. Barcelona endured a frustrating outing against the Cypriot side but Gerard Pique’s goal in the first half earned the home side all three points. Manager Luis Enrique chose to make nine changes to his squad for the Champions League... Read the rest of the article »
Former Chelsea icon Frank Lampard came off the bench to score against his former side, sending social media into a frenzy.
Earlier today, Chelsea took on reigning Premier League champions Manchester City in what by far was this weekend's most anticipated fixture in Europe. And after a slow start that saw the first half end in a scoreless stalemate, things began to really get going in the last 30 minutes or so of the match.
First was hot-shot striker Diego Costa being involved in a bit of a fracas that saw Pablo... Read the rest of the article »
Despite not scoring, Diego Costa was again at the center of attention as his actions saw Pablo Zabaleta sent off.
This weekend's clash between Chelsea and Manchester City was certainly one of the most highly-anticipated ones in not just the Premier League, but across all of Europe's top leagues.
And it did not disappoint. After a score-less initial 45, the game finally opened up with Andre Schurrle breaking the deadlock and Frank Lampard coming back to torment his former side with a late equalizer to end... Read the rest of the article »
English referee Mark Clattenburg is at the centre of controversy yet again after awarding a debatable penalty during the Red Devils' embarrassing defeat
English Premier League giants Manchester United looked to have gotten their season back on track after marching to a 3-1 lead against newly-promoted side Leicester City, in the 57th minute.
Coming inches to back-to-back wins, and claiming their first three points from an away counter, Louis Van Gaal's side collapsed to an unbelievable 5-3 loss at the hands of the Foxes.
A 62nd minute... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier League will feature a blockbuster fixture this weekend as Chelsea make a trip to Eastlands where they face defending champions Manchester City on Sunday, the 21st of September.
The two sides went neck and neck last season but it was City who ultimately clinched the title. However Chelsea have started this season better and as things stand, the Blues are the forerunners to win the title, currently sitting comfortably at the top of the table having picked maximum points from the four matches they have played so far.
The Citizens on the other hand have had a difficult... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica is still undefeated in domestic play, and a victory today could propel them into the top spot. Watch this Portuguese Primeira Liga fixture on Sunday, September 21, 2014.
Coming off a very disappointing defeat at home against Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday, Jorge Jesus will want his players to pick up where they left off last week.
Benfica traveled to the Estádio do Bonfim to take on V. Setúbal, coming away with an emphatic 0-5 victory. The águias remain undefeated in league play, as they now welcome 10th placed Moreirense to the nation's... Read the rest of the article »
Leicester City vs Manchester United comes to you live online and on TV on Sunday, September 21, 2014. Don’t miss this clash between the modest home side and the classy visitors.
It’s been a rather strange week for Manchester United fans as their club is not playing in Europe, this season. The Mancunians are also out of the League Cup. Disappointing, certainly. However, this could be a blessing in disguise.
Indeed, the state in which David Moyes left the club last season was deplorable. It’s now time for the Red Devils to rebuild themselves. With big cash... Read the rest of the article »
Tottenham will face West Brom in a Premier League encounter at the White Hart Lane on Sunday the 21st of September.
The North London side failed to impress during their trip to Siberia where they bored a 0-0 against Partizan, Spurs will now be hoping to create a better impression when they return to Premier League action when they face West Brom.
Argentinean tactician Mauricio Pochettino chose to make ten changes to the side which drew against Sunderland in the Premier League last week, with French international... Read the rest of the article »
On September 20, Leon faces Veracruz searching for a streak that allows them to defend their title. Veracruz looks to add points to avoid relegation next year.
Two desperate teams meet at Leon's Nou Camp Stadium looking to add points to their almost hopeless cause.
On one side, the current Mexican champions Leon will try to avoid elimination this early in the tournament. Their performance so far in the Apertura 2014 has been rather disappointing, earning just six points out of 24. To make matters worse, coach Gustavo Matosas resigned from his... Read the rest of the article »
West Ham United managed to earn three points at their home ground, while taking advantage of Liverpool's current bad streak.
Liverpool could not pull off another brilliant performance like they did last Tuesday, losing again for the English Premier League against West Ham United.
West Ham took off early with two goals in the first ten minutes. Winston Reid and Diafra Sakho scored for the Hammers, giving fans at Boleyn Ground reason to believe. Raheem Sterling scored for Liverpool before the first half ended, leaving... Read the rest of the article »
Las Aguilas have not been able to win in their last three matches. On September 20, Mohamed's team will face Pachuca, a team that has always meant bad news for America.
Following a record-breaking start, things have turned difficult for Club America. After five straight wins, Antonio Mohamed's team hasn't been able to earn three points in their last three matches, hoping things turn around againsta Pachuca to keep the tournament's top spot.
America's fans can't complain about not being entertained in this tournament. Each of their home matches has been decided... Read the rest of the article »
Javier Hernandez substituted Gareth Bale against Deportivo, earning his first two goals as a Real Madrid player.
Perhaps one of the most questioned signings ever for Real Madrid is, without a doubt, the one involving Javier Hernandez. On loan from Manchester United, today "The Little Pea" will have more reasons to smile about. Even in his country, trolls have to respect the fact that Hernandez is the only Mexican player EVER to score in the Mexican league, the English Premier League, and La Liga.
After... Read the rest of the article »
During the match between Deportivo and Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo recorded his first hat trick since November 2013.
Real Madrid fans will enjoy calm after the storm. With this week's results, Los Blancos managed to net the ball 13 times in 180 minutes, having Cristiano Ronaldo score four of those goals. Today, CR7 recorded his first La Liga hat-trick since November, reaching a total of 20 three goal appearances for Los Blancos.
Ronaldo's first goal, a header, came after 28 minutes, being his first strike... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal showed improvement at Villa Park, having two of their most criticized players scoring for them.
It only took Arsenal 45 minutes to establish their dominance over Aston Villa at Villa Park. The highly criticized Mesut Özil scored the first goal after 33 minutes. It took the Gunners one more minute to put another goal in the scoreboard, courtesy of Danny Welbeck after an assist by Özil.
To make matters worse, Ali Cissokho scored an own goal, leaving Arsenal the rest of the... Read the rest of the article »
On the 36th minute mark, Rodriguez lobbed the ball over keeper German Lux to score his first La Liga goal after being harshly criticized.
When criticism on James Rodriguez started to turn ugly, the Colombian international seems to regain his confidence. Today, Rodriguez scored his first goal with Real Madrid, striking smoothly a pass by Karim Benzema:
After the Colombian's strike, Twitter reacted to his first goal at La Liga for Los Blancos, even making "Golazo de James" a trending topic:
James Rodriguez. Overpriced... Read the rest of the article »
After two rounds of action, Milan currently lead the league but will face tougher opponents Juventus on Saturday, Sept. 20th.
After two rounds of action, not surprisingly, given their great form last season, both Scudetto winners and runners-up Juventus and Roma are among the sides leading the way with a perfect start to the season. However, the duo are not no. 1 and 2, but rather one spot further down. The reason? Milan, despite their dismal showing last term, have been seemingly revitalized ever since Filippo Inzaghi took... Read the rest of the article »
Get live streaming and TV info for the West Ham vs Liverpool match. Watch this English Premier League evening fixture on Saturday, September 20, 2014.
Liverpool resume their domestic campaign as the only English side to have clinched victory on Matchday 1 of the UEFA Champions League. The five-time European champions can now switch their focus on moving up in the Premier League standings.
Two wins and two draws have put them in eighth place with half the points of current EPL leaders Chelsea. However, Adam Lallana is optimistic of achieving... Read the rest of the article »
The Blancos president also denied rumors that the club's acquisition of James Rodriguez was due to his company's mega-money deal in Colombia
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has come out and defended the club's decision to cash in on Argentine and Spanish star Angel Di Maria and Xabi Alonso, claiming footballing reasons as the logic behind their sales.
The club president also publicly blasted rumors that Los Blancos' signing of Colombian ace James Rodrgiuez was due to a business arrangement by Perez's company.
Revealed... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid will go against Deportivo in an away fixture at the Estadio Municipal de Riazor on Saturday, the 20th of September.
Los Blancos have made a dismal start to the new season and after a shock 4-2 defeat at the hands of Real Sociedad, Carlo Ancelotti's men followed it with a 2-1 loss against defending champions Atletico Madrid at home. Their antics have left them positioned 13th in the league table having recorded just a single win in the three matches they have played so far which also includes two defeats.
However... Read the rest of the article »