Since taking over as head coach for the USMNT in July of 2011, Jurgen Klinsmann has made a point of scheduling tough opponents for international friendlies. He’s scheduled Italy in Genoa, France in Paris, Mexico at Azteca, Belgium in Brussels and Cleveland, and Brazil and Germany in Washington DC. Friday […]
The International break comes to a close on Tuesday for all but the African nations who still have a full round of qualifiers on Wednesday. And its a busy last day as 9 friendlies will be available on various networks in the US: beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS Espanol and DishWorld will start […]
Next week on ESPN, the sports TV network, will debut its brand new documentary entitled “The Two Escobars,” the story of Andres Escobar, the talented Colombian soccer player who was tragically murdered after he scored an own goal in the 1994 World Cup. The film investigates the surprising relationship between […]
In America, Setanta Sports will broadcast live matches from Manchester United’s preseason tour of South Africa, starting this Saturday. Wearing their redesigned strip, Man U will participate in the Vodacom Challenge alongside two local teams, Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs. The schedule is as follows: Saturday, July 15, 09:15am ET: […]
Jon Champion, the lead football commentator for ESPN UK’s coverage of the Premier League joins us to discuss the latest news and issues from the game. Champion is a familiar voice in football loving homes across the globe. Hear his opinions on the standard of the Premier League, the title […]
Despite five postponements there was plenty of action in the Championship this weekend as the seven surviving games yielded over twenty four goals and a host of dramatic and entertaining football.
This week’s Championship game of the week also featured late drama in a game that included five goals, a dramatic comeback and a twist that all ensured an entertaining and gripping game at Vicarage Road.
The headline from this past weekend’s Premier League action will rightfully be dominated by what transpired in the Manchester derby, but City’s destruction of 10-man United wasn’t the only notable result of another exciting weekend in the English top flight. City consolidated their place atop the table with their win […]
The winner of the “Once In A Lifetime” poster autographed by Giorgio Chinaglia and Shep Messing is… Jeff Whitsitt from Culleoka, Tennessee. Now, for the first time, we’re giving away a “Once In A Lifetime” Cosmos T-shirt as a prize (pictured right). The sleeve has a logo for the movie, […]
When star winger Angel Di Maria arrived at Manchester United from Real Madrid in a huge £59.7 million deal, many assumed that the Argentina international would help transform the Red Devils into title contenders following an extremely disappointing 2013-14 campaign. While Di Maria started his first and only season in […]
FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls seek home triumphs Sunday in second-leg semifinal matches for a chance to launch themselves into next week’s Major League Soccer Cup final. The Portland Timbers beat Dallas 3-1 in last Sunday’s Western Conference semifinal opening leg while the Red Bulls fell 2-0 […]
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy deserves the accolade of “great,” Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said on Friday. And Van Gaal, who has worked with some great strikers over the years, went as far as to say he would not discount the possibility that Vardy could keep his side in […]
This weekend’s Premier League matches across NBC Sports in the United States features a first. It’ll be the first time that NBC’s lead soccer commentator Arlo White will be announcing a home game for his beloved club Leicester City. White will be joined by Lee Dixon from King Power Stadium […]
There are stories, and then there are stories we will always remember. Leicester City’s rise from the bottom on the Premier League is becoming the latter. From the start of the 2014-15 season to this point, 13 rounds into the campaign, the Foxes have played as title contenders do. It […]