A Look Back: When Uruguay Shocked Brazil in the 1950 World Cup
A Look Back: When Uruguay Shocked Brazil in the 1950 World Cup

On July 16 1950, Brazil and Uruguay faced each other in the first World Cup final after World War II.  The match was played at the open-air Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janerio, with Uruguay monumentally upsetting the hosts by winning the game 2-1. Brazilian playwright Nelson Rodrigues described the […]

Manchester United’s Summer 2012 Transfer Targets
Manchester United’s Summer 2012 Transfer Targets

It has to be said… the 2011/12 season for Manchester United fans has been nothing short of a disappointment. The season that started out with emphatic and wondrous victories against the likes of Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Bolton Wanderers quickly turned into one with shocking and humiliating losses to the […]

Clint Dempsey and Other Transfer Targets for Manchester United This Summer
Clint Dempsey and Other Transfer Targets for Manchester United This Summer

Being one of the biggest and most successful clubs in the world, Manchester United is usually very active in the summer transfer window. With several holes in this current Manchester United squad and their need to make improvements to improve in the Champions League, this summer is going to be […]