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  • Saturday, February 06

    Hertha Berlin vs. Dortmund, 9:30am ET, FOX Soccer 2GO

  • Saturday, February 06

    Atletico Madrid vs. Eibar, 10am ET, beIN SPORTS & fuboTV

  • Saturday, February 06

    Leverkusen vs. Bayern Munich, 12:30pm ET, FOX & FOX Soccer 2GO

  • Saturday, February 06

    Club America vs. Santos Laguna, 6pm ET, Univision Deportes & fuboTV" target="_blank">fuboTV

  • Saturday, February 06

    Temperley vs. Boca Juniors, 7pm ET, NGSN

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    Chivas vs. Toluca, 10pm ET, Univision Deportes & fuboTV" target="_blank">fuboTV

The West Brom Win Changes Little for Arsenal

Arsenal broke their four match scoreless streak on Tuesday, beating West Brom 3-1.  Arsene Wenger commented afterward that he never lost faith in his squad. Wenger said: “You are quickly questioned, when you don’t score. “There was no open discussion about the problem, but subconsciously it certainly has an influence […]

Is Mourinho Really The Special One?

Tomorrow night sees a meeting between two of  Europe’s best coaches in the Champions League when Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United travel to Milan to face Jose Mourinho’s Inter side. Mourinho’s magic touch is still continuing in his current spell in Italy, with one trophy already safely stashed away with the SuperCoppa and […]

Can Eduardo Get Past an Apology

Now that Eduardo is back, I was expecting this one. Last year when the injury happened, we got headlines galore about no apology being made. Tonight, that same headline is back. Of course there is two sides to every story, and Martin Taylor certainly has his. He claims to have […]

Eduardo Returns In Style For Arsenal

358 days have passed since one of the worst injuries I’ve ever seen in a live game was sustained by Eduardo Da Silva against Birmingham City on February 23rd 2008. It make me cringe, I was shocked and stunned and urged the medical staff on to help him as quickly […]

Could Andrei Arshavin Be Arsenal’s Defensive Midfielder?

Arsenal’s weaknesses have been prevalent in a season more perilous than any under the Wenger regime.  Arsenal have neither an experienced nor a competent holding midfielder.  Their central defense has been inconsistent.  Incompetent moments at the back have cost them points.  As of right now, they are the favorites to […]

Just What the Hell is Wrong with Arsenal?

 Sorry Mum.  Uh, I mean, sorry Arsene. Okay, this is getting ridiculous, and I don’t even support Arsenal. Sure, publicly we talk about the Gunners’s depressingly sub-par performance this season as a victory for parity in the Premier League.  Privately though, like for instance this morning over a nice warm […]

Arsenal Should Recall Armand Traore From His Portsmouth Loan

Arsenal have a flawed squad, abundant injuries and a pint-sized transfer budget.  To compete for the top four they must supplement themselves, and apparently must do so cost-effectively.  A simple measure, and one which would cost nothing, would be to recall Armand Traoré from his loan at Portsmouth. Traoré primarily […]

Liverpool and Arsenal Are Flat-Track Bullies; Only In Reverse

It’s been the same story from Liverpool and Arsenal all season. To become Premier League champions, both teams lack the consistency needed not only in their results, but also in their performances on the pitch. Saturday was another perfect example as both teams underwhelmed against opposition they should have beaten. […]

Age No Barrier For Fabregas

So the dust has finally settled on William Gallas’ ill judged outburst with Arsene Wengers decision to strip him of the captaincy and replace him with Cesc Fabregas immediately. Wenger had to make a big decision in the circumstances and whilst some people may think his choice of the midfielder as […]

Three Points From The Weekend

• Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over Manchester United at the weekend was one of the games of the season so far and Arsene Wenger’s side proved a lot of people wrong. Not only did they show their outstanding technical ability but also grit, determination and heart to keep United at bay […]

Arsenal Desperate For The Transfer Window

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Almunia Proving His Worth

Out of the first choice goalkeepers of the top four clubs in England, Manuel Almunia has always been cast as the ugly duckling. But that may be about to change. After seeing off his bitter rival Jens Lehmann last year, the Spaniard has made the number one jersey his own […]

How Sports TV Networks Can Shake Up Their Football Coverage

Thanks to Saturday Night Live‘s Tina Fey, there will be millions of people around the watch watching the vice-presidential debate tonight between Sarah Palin and Joseph Biden. Most people will secretly be looking forward to seeing Palin make another embarrassing gaffe. While debates can be unpredictable, nearly all football related […]

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Saturday’s Bundesliga Review: Matchday Seven

A Saturday goal-fest in the Bundesliga made for some very interesting results. Table-topping Mainz hosted Hoffenheim; Borussia Monchengladbach hosted VfL Wolfsburg; HSV hosted promoted side Kaiserslautern; Schalke travelled to Nurnberg; and Freiburg hosted Koln. Mainz 4 – 2 TSG Hoffenheim Mainz’s incredible form continues with their seventh straight win of […]

Podcast Update

Episode 32 of the podcast featuring an interview with Brian Zygo of World Soccer Wrap and host Kartik Krishnaiyer’s analysis of the Bruce Arena’s dismissal as manager of Red Bull NY as well as Frank Yallop decision to bail on the Galaxy is now online. Episode 33 featuring Brant Parsons […]

England 1-2 Italy: Five Observations

England vs. Italy – Observations: Despite the concerns about the state of the pitch and the weather conditions the match between Italy and England was extremely entertaining and tactically intriguing. Italy leaves Manaus happy after collecting all three points whilst England has a few questions to ponder before their next […]

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