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Soccer Blogs Beat Mainstream Media To News Stories

In the world of technology, the top sites aren’t magazines or newspapers. They’re blogs. Web sites such as TechCrunch, Engadget and Boing Boing lead the way with the latest breaking news and analysis, as well as receiving more visitors than some of the giants in tech publishing. While soccer blogs […]

NBA's Kevin Garnett Is A Chelsea Fan

Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics basketball team is a massive Chelsea fan. Garnett is pictured above (and see video below) wearing a Chelsea shirt before a recent NBA game. According to the Chelsea web site, Garnett and teammate Paul Pierce are both fans. The NBA players both became fans […]

Premier League News From Around The World

While soccer fans worldwide are living and breathing Euro 2008, here are a few Premier League-related stories of interest: Chelsea has signed with CAA to handle their branding and marketing efforts, Fans are upset about the new home Arsenal shirt, Success of cricket’s Indian Premier League eyes English Premier League […]

Ronaldo picks Real Madrid over Manchester United

As the old saying goes, money talks and Cristiano Ronaldo is listening. The 23-year-old Portugese superstar finally ended his silence in an exclusive interview with respected Brazilian website Terra he is reported as stating: “I would like to play for Real Madrid but only if it is true they are […]

Silly Season Sillier Than Ever

While Premiership footballers are working on their tans, the businessmen within football are busier than ever. Silly season has well and truly begun as football agents, chairmen, publicists and executives burn the midnight oil. As we’ve seen in the past few days, it’s not been just player transfers that clubs […]

Man United Season Review On Fox Soccer Channel

If you missed the Season Review of Manchester United on Fox Soccer Channel this past weekend, the TV network will be showing it again this Friday, May 30 2008, at 4pm ET. The program will also be replayed at Noon ET on Saturday, May 31. At 3pm ET on Friday, […]

Champions League Final Live Audio Commentary Online

If you’re desperate to follow the Champions League Final today, you can’t watch it on TV and you don’t have a Slingbox, listen to the live radio commentary from The Sun. The audio quality is usually suspect, but at least you’ll be able to follow the biggest match of the […]

Champions League Final Press Coverage Is Too Excessive

Am I the only person who is getting a bit sick of the Champions League press coverage? The match hasn’t even begun yet, but the newspapers continue writing article after article leading up to Wednesday’s match between Manchester United and Chelsea. Sure, I’m looking forward to the match just as […]

Hats Off to Manchester United

Manchester United defeated Wigan 2-0 to win their second consecutive Premier League title.  The brace flowed fittingly for this season.  The young generation won it, with Cristiano Ronaldo deftly slotting in a penalty.  The older generation sealed it with Ryan Giggs, in his record-tying 750th appearance for United, touching in […]

Gattuso Coming to England?

AC Milan midfielder Gennaro “the snarling dog” Gattuso has admitted his desire to play in the English Premier League, potentially next season. Gattuso, 30, previously played in Britain for Scottish side Rangers and has an English speaking wife. He has been rumored in the past to be a target of […]

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Klose, The World Cup King

Miroslav Klose has blitzed goalscoring records after hitting two against Argentina in Germany’s 4-0 win over the South American side. Klose becomes the second-highest World Cup goalscorer of all time, surpassing the legendary Brazilian Pele and Just Fontaine. Klose is now only one goal away from being the top World […]

Bundesliga Tuesday Preview: Matchday Five

The Bundesliga resumes midweek this week with a host of important fixtures. On Tuesday, Bayern Munich will travel to Hoffenheim it was could be the match of the round, Hannover will host Werder Bremen, and table-topping Mainz will host Koln. TSG Hoffenheim – Bayern Munich High-flying Hoffenheim may have the […]

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Liverpool’s best starting XI of all-time

As their fans never fail to remind us, Liverpool are the most successful club in English soccer, if you add up league and European titles (the European caveat would be completely unnecessary if not for a certain Scot and American capitalism, but that’s another story). So it stands to reason […]

Chelsea’s best starting XI of all-time

Since Roman Abramovich bought the club in July of 2003, Chelsea have become a different club than they were in decades past, both in stature and in the eyes of global fans of the game.  With the exception of Manchester City’s likely progression over the next few years, Chelsea are rather unique in the Premier League.  Since the […]

Hamstring injury will keep Wilfried Bony out of Ivory Coast’s qualifiers against Liberia

Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony has been ruled out of Ivory Coast’s World Cup qualifying doubleheader against Liberia. Bony limped off in City’s 0-0 Barclays Premier League draw at Aston Villa on Sunday because of a hamstring injury, with Blues boss Manuel Pellegrini saying afterwards he did not think the […]