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World Cup 2026

/ 148 days ago

Who should host the World Cup Final in 2026?

During the World Cup stadium reveal for 2026, the question of the host for the World Cup Final sprung up. In this monumental event, FIFA considered two historic stadiums which hosted a combined three World Cup Finals. In Mexico, the Estadio Azteca hosted the Finals in 1970 and 1986. The USA 1994 Final took place […]

USMNT

/ 158 days ago

USA path to the World Cup Final in 2022

As far fetched as it may seem, there is a USA path to the World Cup Final in 2022. Come to think, there are a handful of potential landing spots depending on how the Group stage plays out. By no means is the U.S. expected to reach the Final. Even then, the USMNT is certainly on the […]

World Cup

/ 159 days ago

The curse that comes with winning the FIFA World Cup

In the history of the World Cup since 1930, only eight powerhouse nations won the tournament. Five come from Europe, and the other three hail from South America. Furthermore, only two countries won consecutive World Cups. Italy won in 1934 then in 1938. Brazil matched that feat in 1958 then 1962. Therefore, six nations, as […]

How to watch Champions League Final for free without cable

You can watch the 2022 UEFA Champions League Final for free without cable, in a variety of ways as well. The biggest annual club competition in the world pits Liverpool and Real Madrid head to head. These two teams met back in 2018, with Real Madrid winning 3-1. That game was notable for a number […]
Shaun Botterill

Why possession is not the key factor in 2022 Champions League Final

Possession is something that each team takes into account when trying to reach the Champions League Final. Pep Guardiola's reimagining of total soccer pushed possession into becoming a dominant statistic. In fact, it is often the first thing on stat reports during postgame analysis. In the big five leagues of Europe, three of the five […]
Ian MacNicol

Rangers takes aim at redemption in Europa League Final

Rangers' qualification to the Europa League Final represents one of the historic sides practicing something of a renaissance. This season, the Kings of Scotland emerged as a nightmare to face in Europe. Giovanni van Bronckhorst's men continue to remind the world about Rangers Football Club and their belonging amongst Europe’s elite. Following last season’s end […]
STAFF

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/ 205 days ago

Top 10 World Cup upsets ranked

When thinking about the World Cup upsets ranked, there are certain runs that spring into mind. Cameroon became the darlings of Italia 90 by reaching the quarterfinals. Twelve years later, fellow African side Senegal finished second in a group featuring two prior World-Cup-winning nations. In a Final, Uruguay defeated Brazil in front of over 170,000 […]