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After the incidents generated by Dutch fans in Rome last week, both National Teams would play a match to help raise money to restore the damage made in the Italian capital.
Prior to the Europa League match between Roma and Feyenoord, a huge portion of the 6,000 Dutch fans attending the game clashed with anti-riot police in the Italian capital, leaving up to two million pounds in damage to historic monuments. While the city major demanded the fans to raise money for repairs, both National Team's execs are plotting a friendly match in order to help with fundraising efforts.
"It's... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Bochum on January 23rd for their a club friendly during the Winter Break. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bochum vs Bayern below.
Bayern will take on Bochum following their return from a trip to the Middle East for a training camp. The club has come under criticism for going to Saudi Arabia and not addressing the human rights issues there; however, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, the CEO of FC Bayern München AG, issued a statement on the official Bayern website addressing the issue. Bayern trained well and will... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City and Hamburg will play each other in an Abu Dhabi Friendly on January 21st . Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Manchester City vs Hamburger SV below.
Hamburg has undergone many changes this season to keep the famous "Dino" tag alive. Remaining in the Bundesliga is their primary goal. They have recorded some good results such as a draw against Bayern and a win against Borussia Dortmund (although whether the latter counts as a good result is debatable considering BVB's sorry state). They beat Mainz 2-1 and recorded a 0-0 draw against... Read the rest of the article »
A dangerous tackle in a friendly match has Racing concerned about a key player.
Twenty-seven minutes had gone by in the “friendly” match between Boca Juniors and Racing. The latter, defending champion of the Argentinian league would win the game 4-1, but lost a key player in a horrific manner.
Boca was already down on the scoreboard (1-2) and with only ten men on the field. Boca Juniors’ Leandro Marin seemed to have lost his mind after lunging from behind... Read the rest of the article »
AC Milan will travel to Dubai to face the current UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid in a friendly match. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for AC Milan vs Real Madrid below.
With the intention of re-starting their seasons after the holiday break, Real Madrid will face AC Milan in a friendly match to be held in Dubai. The two teams arrive to this match in different conditions, with Real Madrid winning almost every match they have disputed this season, while AC Milan have struggled to regain their previous glory days.
AC Milan's season has not been as bad as some... Read the rest of the article »
This will be the first match between the 2010 World Cup finalists to be held in Amsterdam since 2002, when the Oranje defeated La Roja 1-0.
The Dutch Football Association announced a friendly match against Spain to be held in March 2015. The game will be held at Amsterdam Arena, giving the Spanish team the chance to redeem themselves after the recent World Cup matchup between them, where The Netherlands destroyed La Roja 5-1.
This will be the third time the Spanish team visits the Dutch nation for an international game. Their first... Read the rest of the article »
After a disappointing stalemate against Montenegro, Sweden will face off against France in a friendly clash on Tuesday, November 18th. Find out where to watch the game online & on TV here.
It has not been the best season so far for Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and not surprisingly, the 33-year-old's injury woes have also concided with both PSG and Sweden's form this season. Les Parisiens are finally getting back on track after defeating arch-rivals Marseille in last weekend's Classique, but as for the Blågult, despite sitting in second behind Austria, they have only won one of their four... Read the rest of the article »
On November 18, Chile will host South American rivals Uruguay. Being this their final international game of the year, both sides will try to finish this year with a victory against one of their historic opponents.
Chile and Uruguay will have another go at each other before the year is over. One of the most gruesome rivalries in South America will add one more chapter to its history, having the Chileans playing their top football in decades against the Uruguayan side, which will have to make some experiments in various positions.
Chile get to this match after destroying Venezuela during their last friendly... Read the rest of the article »
Watch one of world football’s biggest rivalries at the international level in the form of Scotland vs England on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.
Last Saturday at Wembley, England maintained their perfect record in Group E by beating Slovenia 3-1 despite falling behind due to a Jordan Henderson own goal in the 58th minute. Skipper Wayne Rooney equalized from the penalty spot a minute before the hour mark, celebrating his 100th England cap in style. Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck hit a brace shortly after to seal the win.
In Glasgow, Scotland... Read the rest of the article »
Following their EURO 2016 qualifying match against Croatia, Italy will welcome Albania in a friendly match on Tuesday, November 18th.
Given that both Italy and Croatia had won all three games thus far in their EURO 2016 qualifying group, Sunday's match at San Siro was set to be a spicy encounter. However, things got a lot crazier than many viewers had expected and the game had to be eventually suspended while the riot police dealt with some rowdy visiting fans.
After the smoke--no pun intended--had settled, the Azzurri attempted... Read the rest of the article »
Austria vs Brazil promises to be an entertaining friendly match between two very different styles of football. Check out where to watch the game live in your country on Monday, November 18, 2014.
Since Dunga’s return as head coach, the Brazilians have won the totality of their matches, netting 12 goals and conceding only once in the process. They could make it six wins out of six in Vienna with captain Neymar expected to thrill the crowd.
The 22-year-old forward will be handed his 60th cap in international football and he will be looking to increase his 42-goal tally. Remarkably... Read the rest of the article »
Spain vs Germany live streaming info and TV listings are available here. Watch this blockbuster International Friendly match in your country online/on TV on November 18, 2014.
Spain stood in the way of everything. Spain stood in the way of domination. Spain stood in the way of dreams. Spain stood in the way of a European Championship trophy. Spain stood in the way of a World Cup Final in South Africa. But Spain had long gone home when Germany stood atop the World in July 2014. Suddenly, Spain turned around and looked up at Germany.
The Germans... Read the rest of the article »
Both Ireland and USA are coming off a defeat, but for the hosts, their defeat will have been more disappointing. Watch live on TV & online as both countries will try to bounce back from a defeated Friday night.
International Friendly matches may not always generate the same buzz as a qualification fixture, but if anything, it allows a squad to work out some important minor details. Along with that, it also gives you a chance to bounce back from a dissapointing result, which is what the USA and Ireland will have in mind.
Ireland's 1-0 defeat against Scotland on Friday came thanks to a fantastic goal... Read the rest of the article »
Joachim Löw decided the goalkeeper did not have to return with his National team after their victory against Gibraltar with a 4-0 score.
Germany's goalkeeper and Ballon D'Or contender Manuel Neuer will not take part of his National Team's next match against Spain, after coming down with an injury to his knee during the Mannschaft's victory against Gibraltar on Friday.
The German Football Federation (DFB) informed via a press release the Bayern Munich shot stopper will not take part of the friendly match against Spain this Tuesday... Read the rest of the article »
The tickets have not been selling, but a meeting between Argentina and Portugal at Old Trafford will generate a lot of interest. Watch this International Friendly match live on TV & online.
Old Trafford has welcomed some of the world's greatest footballers over the years, with Tuesday's friendly match between Portugal and Argentina being no different.
Although both sides feature a long list of top stars in the world of football, it goes without saying that this will be just another opportunity for analysts and fans to compare Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Portugal's... Read the rest of the article »
The Manchester City striker's hand influences a game's final score for the second consecutive time.
Argentine striker Sergio Aguero has made a habit of using his hand when scoring goals nowadays, it seems.
Currently the English Premier League's leading goalscorer with 12 strikes in 11 games, the Manchester City ace was guilty of a handball in the build-up to his first goal in the 2-2 draw at QPR last Saturday, albeit it was unintentional.
And on Wednesday, in a friendly encounter between... Read the rest of the article »
Mexico still have not quite gotten over that controversial 2-1 defeat to the Oranje at the World Cup in Brazil, it appears.
How does the saying go? Let bygones be bygones?
European giants Netherlands played host to Mexico in a friendly encounter on Wednesday night. A game which saw talents from across the globe take to the field, a return for Real Sociedad star Carlos Vela to the national team setup, much of the pre-match hype surrounded one player in particular: Arjen Robben.
To say the Bayern Munich ace... Read the rest of the article »
Japan vs Honduras will be a featured in a friendly match on Friday, the 14th of November at the Toyota Stadium.
AC Milan forward forward Keisuke Honda as well as Borussia Dortmund midfielder Shinji Kagawa were named in Japan's 23 men squad which is scheduled to play friendly matches against Honduras and Australia. The two superstars are joined by veterans Yasuhito Endo, Atsuto Uchida and Yasuyuki Konno who have all been recalled to the team following the Asian side's dismal performance against Brazil. The 23... Read the rest of the article »
Turkey vs Brazil will be played at the Atatürk Olimpiyat Stadı, Istanbul on Wednesday, the 12th of November in an international friendly match.
Brazil have seemingly put their disappointing World Cup run behind them having recorded victories in their last four matches and Dunga's men will be hoping to continue the run when they face Turkey in a friendly match.
The hosts of the 2014 World Cup have recorded victories against Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina and Japan in recent matches. Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho who was not part... Read the rest of the article »
Watch on November 12 The Netherlands hosting Mexico. The Oranje haven't been quite comfortable with Guus Hiddink, while El Tri seeks for revenge after their WC elimination against their hosts.
One of this summer's World Cup matches that ended up in controversy was that of The Netherlands against Mexico. Miguel Herrera's side had a hard time accepting their elimination following the famous Arjen Robben dive. Fate will make these two teams meet again, this time playing at Amsterdam Arena.
The Netherlands get to this match looking for stability. After Louis Van Gaal's departure, former... Read the rest of the article »