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Mexico won’t be the same

Mexico won’t be wearing their famous green shirts when they take the field for the Gold Cup and Copa América this summer, with adidas unveiling El Tri’s new-look jerseys – one black, one white – on Thursday. Mexico and adidas released the jerseys in a video (shown above) titled, “El Continue Reading→

News

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Marseille keep pressure on PSG and Lyon

PARIS, France   • A single point separates the top three teams in Ligue 1 after Marseille climbed back to second with a hard-fought 1-0 home win over plucky Evian on Saturday (Jan 31). The victory was secured when Andre-Pierre Gignac converted a 49th minute penalty, for his 14th goal of the season, after referee Frank Schneider awarded Marseille a controversial spot-kick when Dimitri Payet took a slight knock in the box. Lyon are still top on 48 points ahead of their clash with Continue Reading→

Transfer Deadline Day

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FC Dallas hires Oscar Pareja as head coach

FC Dallas hires Oscar Pareja as head coach

FRISCO, Texas   ●   Oscar Pareja returned to FC Dallas on Friday as head coach, leaving the Major League Soccer rival Colorado Rapids after two seasons. Colorado…

Premier League

Revenge is sweet for United

Revenge is sweet for United

MANCHESTER, England • Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao, two Manchester United forwards whose form has been under an intense…

Martinez signs new 5 year Everton contract

Martinez signs new 5 year Everton contract

LIVERPOOL, England ● Everton have confirmed that manager Roberto Martinez has signed a new five-year contract with the club. Former…

Chelsea net Fabregas

Chelsea net Fabregas

BRASILIA, Brasil  ●  Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas has signed for English Premier League club Chelsea from Barcelona, he confirmed on…

Former Man Utd owner Glazer died at 85

Former Man Utd owner Glazer died at 85

TAMPA, Fla.  ●    Malcolm Glazer, the self-made billionaire who led the takeover of English football’s Manchester United and owned the…

Poyet longer with Sunderland

Poyet longer with Sunderland

SUNDERLAND, England ● Sunderland manager Gus Poyet ended speculation over his future on Wednesday by signing a new deal which…

Pochettino ‘ a natural fit’ for Spurs

Pochettino ‘ a natural fit’ for Spurs

LONDON, England  ●  Southampton’s Argentinian manager Mauricio Pochettino arrives for the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and…

Rodgers gets rewarded with long-term contract Liverpool

Rodgers gets rewarded with long-term contract Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, England  ●   Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has signed a new and improved contract to keep him at Anfield for…

QPR back in Premier League

QPR back in Premier League

WEMBLEY, England  ●   Ten-man Queens Park Rangers snatched a 90th-minute goal through substitute Bobby Zamora to clinch promotion to…

New contract Evra with Manchester United

New contract Evra with Manchester United

MANCHESTER, England  ●   Patrice Evra ended speculation that he was set to leave Manchester United by signing a one-year contract…

After Cole also Lampard, Eto and Schwarzer released by Chelsea

After Cole also Lampard, Eto and Schwarzer released by Chelsea

LONDON, England   ●   Frank Lampard, Ashley Cole and Samuel Eto’o looks set to leave Chelsea this summer following…

Chelsea and PSG reach deal over David Luiz

Chelsea and PSG reach deal over David Luiz

LONDON, England   ●   David Luiz is on the verge of joining Paris St Germain (PSG) after Chelsea on…

Ryan Giggs, from pin-up to old master

Ryan Giggs, from pin-up to old master

MANCHESTER, England  ●  Ryan Giggs, who announced the end of his playing career on Monday, will be remembered as an…

Van Gaal vows to make history

Van Gaal vows to make history

MANCHESTER, England  ●   Louis van Gaal promised to ‘make history’ and return Manchester United to winning ways after being named…

Terry signs new one-year deal with Chelsea

Terry signs new one-year deal with Chelsea

LONDON, England  ●  Chelsea captain John Terry ended speculation over his future by signing a one-year contract extension with the…

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Liverpool searching for lost glory: Woodcroft Park

LIVERPOOL, England •  Footballl fans are being asked to help solve a city sporting mystery – by pinpointing the location of a lost Liverpool stadium. Woodcroft Park, a 30,000 capacity stadium, was the home of Liverpool Caledonians FC, one of the leading clubs in the city during the late Victorian times. While it is known it was in Wavertree, its exact location is unclear. An appeal is being made for any information about the ground, the club and its history. Wavertree Councillor Continue Reading→

What they said

Better times: Vidic and Moyes hold the Charity Shield

Vidic: Everyone lost belief in the team

Better times: Vidic and Moyes hold the Charity Shield MANCHESTER, England  ●  Departing Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic admits "everyone lost belief in the team" during their disappointing season. Vidic, who is joining Inter Milan this summer, insists former manager David Moyes - sacked before the season ended after less than a year in charge - was not solely to blame, and he revealed the players argued amongst themselves more than any other year in his career at Old Continue Reading→

Facts

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Sergio Ramos scored latest goal ever in Champions League final

Real Madrid start their quest for La Undecima after winning their 10th CC/CL after a 4-1 win vs Atletico Madrid. Here are the facts & figures > Real Madrid win their 10th CC/CL, extending their record of most trophies > Carlo Ancelotti joined Bob Paisley (Liverpool 1977, 1978, 1981) as only coaches to win a record 3 CC/CL trophies. > Ancelotti equalled Ernst Happel (Feyenoord, HSV), Ottmar Hitzfeld (Dortmund, Bayern), José Mourinho (Porto, Inter) and Jupp Heynckes (Real, Continue Reading→