The Citizens will face tough opposition against the Red Devils, who will have Louis van Gaal working his magic to confuse Manuel Pellegrini's team
One of the most anticipated matches in this Premier League season is without a doubt, the Manchester Derby. With United coming off one of their worst seasons ever, the Red Devils will try to start turning things around against their neighbors, who ended up bagging another Premier League title in their time of despair. This should be an interesting match, in which Manuel Pellegrini's crew will have... Read the rest of the article »
Ricardo Pelaez, who played for both America and Chivas, stated Guadalajara is a truly important team and has to remain playing in Mexico's top flight.
Club America will try to extend Chivas' crisis this Saturday, when both clubs re-enact Mexico's top rivalry. Ricardo Pelaez, former player for both teams and Sports President for Las Aguilas, stated the team is ready to take on their historic nemesis, regardless of what happens with Chivas' relegation issues.
"I don't think they will be relegated. We don't want to hurt anyone or boast before... Read the rest of the article »
The French coach does not think it's too late in the season to make a comeback for the title, while he discarded Mourinho's team resembles his unbeaten team of 2004
Arsene Wenger does not want comparisons between this year's Chelsea and the 2004 Arsenal Invincibles after just nine games. Le Prof stated earlier today that a possible unbeaten season for Mourinho's team can't be determined until the final games.
"We have played just nine games. It's too early in the season to draw that kind of comparison, there's a long way to go," Wenger said in... Read the rest of the article »
The English midfielder stated that the club will end up deciding whether he can continue with them or not.
One of football's legends may end up playing away from where it all started for him. Steven Gerrard, Liverpool's captain and one of the few players to spend his whole career with one side, was dubious about his near future with the Reds.
"I am going to play this season and the next. I still don't know where I'm going to do so. We'll have to see if I can play with Liverpool or somewhere... Read the rest of the article »
Criticism around the world has risen since the list was made official by FIFA, since some managers did not win anything with their clubs or National teams.
When it comes to award nominations, there will always be matters to dispute. This time, two coaches have raised their voices with complaints about some coaches nominated for the Coach of the Year award, which were revealed earlier this week. Benfica's coach Jorge Jesus stated some of the nominees did not achieve anything that would have been worth a nomination.
"I couldn't help looking... Read the rest of the article »
Back-to-back champion León hosts the tournament’s second-ranked team in a crucial qualifying match. León is out for its fourth victory in a row this Saturday, November 1 at 10PM/9C/7PT on Telemundo, the official network of León and Pachuca home games.
Deportes Telemundo presents Week 15 of the Liga MX Opening Tournament, which matches back-to-back champion León vs. Atlas live from León Stadium in León, Guanajuato this Saturday, November 1 at 10PM/9C/7PT. León comes into the game with three consecutive wins, giving it a good chance of qualifying for the finals if it can repeat this performance against the visiting... Read the rest of the article »
En un encuentro por la calificación, el bicampeón León recibe al sublíder de la competencia. La Fiera buscará hilvanar su cuarta victoria consecutiva este sábado 1 de noviembre a las 10PM/9C/7PT por Telemundo, cadena oficial de los juegos como local de los Clubes León y Pachuca
Deportes Telemundo presenta el encuentro correspondiente a la jornada 15 del torneo Apertura 2014 de la Liga MX entre el bicampeón León y los Zorros del Atlas, en vivo desde el Estadio León, en León, Guanajuato, este sábado 1 de noviembre a las 10PM/9C/7PT. León llega a este encuentro con tres victorias consecutivas, lo que lo coloca con amplias posibilidades... Read the rest of the article »
Louis van Gaal has confirmed a piece of news which won't make Manchester United fans happy ahead of Sunday's Manchester Derby in the English Premier League.
El Tigre is not feeling well. The Colombian star missed the Red Devils' crucial match at home to Chelsea. Today, he is set to miss the big clash away to Manchester City as well. Dutch manager Louis van Gaal declared four words, four sad words from the point of view of avid Mancunian supporters.
"Falcao is still injured," he stated.
In addition, Louis van Gaal, who spoke... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern welcomes Borussia Dortmund to the Allianz Arena, looking to heap further misery on a team which is desperately looking to get out of the nether regions of the table.
In an alternate dimension, Jürgen Klopp would be sitting on his couch with a remote in his hand, watching the DFB Pokal finale of 2012 and singing “We are the Champions.” At the same time, he would be wondering what the “bad mistakes” he made are because everyone is confused about what exactly is wrong. His troubles do not resemble relegation troubles, where teams cannot... Read the rest of the article »
NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 continues its coverage of the 2014/15 season of the Barclays Premier League with four enticing matchups this weekend and Monday.
The action begins Saturday, November 1 at 8:40 a.m. ET / 5:40 a.m. PT with Newcastle United vs Liverpool; followed at 10:55 a.m. ET/ 7:55 a.m. PT with Chelsea vs Queens Park Rangers. On Sunday November 2 at 8:25 a.m. ET/ 5:25 a.m. PT the Manchester Derby pitting Manchester City vs Manchester United and capping off the action on Monday, November 3 at 2:55 p.m. ET/ 11:55 a.m. PT will be Crystal Palace... Read the rest of the article »
Fans have seen some awful misses...but this one might be the worst one of the season.
Fans of football have seen some amazing goals...and some pretty horrible misses.
Every league has its share of epic fails, and Serie A is no exception. Fernando Torres was guilty of one last weekend in Milan's draw against Fiorentina, in which had the Spanish striker opted to keep it simple, the Rossoneri could have earned all three points.
Napoli's Jose Callejon was guilty of another... Read the rest of the article »
Sunday's big match might feature three of the most feared strikers in the continent. The likes of Aguero, Rooney and Falcao will all be keen to create an impression during the Manchester Derby.
Man City star Sergio Aguero has been in blistering form in recent games and currently heads the scorers chart having registered nine goals in the Premier League. He got himself on the scoresheet four times as the Citizens dismantled Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium and was arguably his side's best player when they faced CSKA Moskva in the Champions League.
However the match on Sunday will... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils have again splashed the cash as they seek to start re-building the team for now and future seasons.
According to reports, Manchester United have agreed on a deal that will bring Radamel Falcao to Old Trafford on a permanent basis.
The Red Devils opted to spend €8 million to bring the 28-year-old attacker in from Ligue 1 and it will cost the 20-time Premier League winners €56 million to sign him from Monaco for good.
Currently one of the highest earners at the club, the former... Read the rest of the article »
The veteran attacker has been in excellent form since returning to England, with three goals in three straight games.
Didier Drogba has been showing Chelsea fans that "age ain't nothing but a number".
Now in his second spell at Stamford Bridge, the veteran attacker has been on a roll lately. First he opened his Champions League account for this season by calmly converting a penalty against Slovenian outfit Maribor. Blues supporters will remember last weekend's goal against Manchester United as quite... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican goalkeeping sensation during the past World Cup has not been able to play with his new team, and would be an option for Liverpool's coach Brendan Rodgers.
After his brilliant display during this summer's World Cup, Mexican keeper Guillermo Ochoa seemed to have everything working out just fine for him. Ochoa ended up signing with Spanish side Malaga, where he was supposed to be considered as the number one choice for the job. Nevertheless, coach Javi Gracia preferred Cameroonian Carlos Kameni, who has started every game for Malaga, edging Ochoa to look... Read the rest of the article »
During a promotional event with children, Real Madrid's goalkeeper shared the team's objectives for the rest of the year.
After winning El Clasico on Saturday, Real Madrid's goalie Iker Casillas revealed his wishes for the rest of the year, which would include a good run in the Club World Cup and leading La Liga's standings before Christmas break.
"Our aim is what we've wanted from the start of the season. We need to try and top the league by Christmas. We took an important step in getting there by beating... Read the rest of the article »
NBC posts record-setting soccer weekend with most watched Premier League & MLS matches
Sunday’s Manchester United-Chelsea Match Averages 1.29 Million Viewers; Landon Donovan’s Final Regular-Season Game on Saturday (Seattle Sounders-LA Galaxy) Averages 699,000 Viewers; NBC Sports Group Has Televised 7 of Premier League’s 10 Most-Watched Live Matches in U.S.
NBC set Premier League and MLS viewership records with a pair of match telecasts last weekend.
Last... Read the rest of the article »
Hector Herrera, currently playing for FC Porto, would become a Citizen in the upcoming transfer window, according to Portuguese sources
Hector Herrera, one of Mexico's most promising players, may leave FC Porto in the upcoming transfer window, after being sought out by English Champion Manchester City. According to Portuguese sources, "El Zorro" has been scouted for quite some time by Txiki Beguiristain, and the club would be ready to bid for the player's services.
The Citizens have kept an eye on Herrera after his... Read the rest of the article »
The former Barcelona president may run once more for office, since he feels things are not being done the way they should at Camp Nou's offices.
Joan Laporta, Barcelona's ex-president, is considering seriously to run once more for the top spot with Los Blaugranas in 2016. Laporta believes Josep Maria Bartomeu and previous President Sandro Rosell have not done things correctly leading the team, so he would step up once again to put the Blaugrana's house in order.
"I think that there is a world of possibilities to make things better.... Read the rest of the article »
The first Manchester Derby of the 2014/15 English Premier League season takes place at the Etihad Stadium. Here’s where to watch Manchester City vs Manchester United live on November 2, 2014.
Manuel Pellegrini is under pressure to elevate Manchester City following Wednesday’s shocking 2-0 loss against Newcastle United in the Capital One Cup. Last season’s great achievements are gone and focusing on the current campaign – in Europe as well as domestically – seems hard for the Citizens.
Before tempers explode, Pellegrini must find this special something to boost... Read the rest of the article »