Leagues: Serie A

Liverpool, Atletico Madrid, Juventus and Other European Teams That Capitalized on Recent Transfer Windows

Posted on by Ben Rosener
Everton signs Gareth Barry

For a team to improve over the course of a few transfer windows, they often must bring in key players who greatly improve the team while also letting the right players leave in order to make way for upgrades. Tottenham … Continue reading

Iconic Photos of Soccer Stars Reimagined As Vinyl Album Covers [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

To mark Record Store Day, here are 22 iconic photographs of world soccer stars re-imagined as covers of vinyl albums. The beautiful designs are created by James Campbell Taylor. Voila!   H/T Diario do Centro do Mundo.

5 Teams Fighting to Avoid Relegation From Serie A to Serie B

Posted on by Luca Lollini

The Serie A season is coming to an end. While there are only five fixtures left, the title looks like it’ll end up in the hands of Juventus FC who are enjoying an eight point lead on the pursuing Roma … Continue reading

Why Serie A Needs The Azzurri To Be Successful

Posted on by Robert Hay

At first glance, all seems right in Serie A this season.  Traditional power Juventus is atop the league table with the scudetto seemingly in hand, a resurgent traditional power in A.S. Roma sits behind them, and in third is big-spender … Continue reading

Draw for UEFA Europa League Semi-Finals Revealed

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The draw for the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League have been made Benfica vs Juventus Sevilla vs Valencia The first leg will be played on April 24, while the second leg will be played on May 1st. The draw … Continue reading

UEFA Europa League Quarter-Finals, 2nd Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After this week’s UEFA Champions League quarter-finals concluded, now we have four remaining games in the Europa League to determine who will make it to the semi-finals of the Europa League. Today’s TV/Internet schedule for viewers in the United States … Continue reading

Should AC Milan Cash In on Mario Balotelli? The Pros and Cons of Selling The Italian International

Posted on by Ben Rosener

Mario Balotelli is one of the most gifted strikers on the planet. Capable of truly awesome displays, the AC Milan striker can carry a team with his prolific goal scoring. He did just that for the Rossoneri last season as … Continue reading

Why Not Take Luca Toni To The World Cup in Brazil?

Posted on by Joe Mangiacasale
Luca Toni

In Italy, there is a saying that there are as many Italian national team managers as there are people. Everyone wants to have their say on who should be wearing Azzurri at a major competition.  Every two years everyone becomes … Continue reading

Cristian Chivu Retires From Soccer At 33 After Injury Problems

Posted on by Joe Mangiacasale

At the age of 33, Cristian Chivu announced earlier this week that he is retiring from the game. The Romanian international, who earned 63 caps for his country, played in Euro 2000 and Euro 2008, but he is perhaps best … Continue reading

UEFA Europa League Quarter-Finals, 1st Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Just as the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals were played this week, today’s the chance for the eight teams left in the Europa League to make a mark in their first leg of the last 8. Today’s TV/Internet schedule for viewers … Continue reading

Why Juventus Should Prioritise the Europa League?

Posted on by Alex Muller

Very often, European football teams treat the Europa League as an inconvenient afterthought. It’s a competition frequently used to give squad players and youngsters a run out, while a team’s stars put their feet up and relax ahead of more … Continue reading

Popular Soccer App Changes Name and Adds New Functionality

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Soccer apps are an important part of a fan’s way of following the Beautiful Game. Hot on the heels of the launch of World Soccer Talk’s own iPhone and Android app, a German company has made significant changes to its … Continue reading

Kaka Has Verbal Agreement to Join Orlando City In MLS Next Year, Says Source

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Kaka Key

Brazilian maestro Kaka has a verbal agreement to join Orlando City in MLS next year, says Spanish newspaper AS. And AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani has confirmed that Kaka can leave the club on a free transfer if AC Milan fail … Continue reading

World Soccer Talk App Now Available On Android Devices

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The World Soccer Talk app is now available for Android devices. Filled with soccer news, podcasts, videos and more, the World Soccer Talk app for Android phones and tablets is free and can be downloaded here from the Google Play store. … Continue reading

Clarence Seedorf Risks Being Sacked If Milan Loses to Fiorentina

Posted on by Joe Mangiacasale
Clarence Seedorf AC Milan

If the rumors circulating in the blood-thirsty Italian press are to be believed, Clarence Seedorf is in a fight for his future in his already short tenure at the helm of the Rossoneri. Reports in the La Gazzetta dello Sport … Continue reading

Soccer Returns to Citi Field With Olympiakos vs AC Milan In This Summer’s International Champions Cup

Posted on by Todd Simmons

With so much attention focused on European soccer teams coming to the United States this summer, it’s important to note that the International Champions Cup returns to the five boroughs of New York in July when Olympiakos takes the field … Continue reading

UEFA Europa League Quarter-Final Draw Revealed

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After this morning’s draw for the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals, the draw for the quarter-finals of the 2013/14 UEFA Europa League has been made. The draw is as follows: AZ Alkmaar vs Benfica Lyon vs Juventus FC Basel vs Valencia … Continue reading