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Liverpool & Jurgen Klopp Couldn’t Move the Parked Bus, Manchester United & Jose Mourinho Got What They Came For

Posted on 17 Oct, 2016, by in Soccer

You can look at the 0-0 draw between Liverpool and Manchester United from a number of angles. Almost all of them lead to the same result: It was a disappointing football match in quality and obviously in goals. Jose Mourinho however, always about the bottom line, is probably one of the few leaving Anfield with something to be happy about. More

Alex Ferguson with Rock of Gibraltar

Football Managers Corruption History: Sam Allardyce Isn’t the First

Posted on 29 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

England manager Sam Allardyce is out, and the blitz the Daily Telegraph are on in exposing corruption in English football has pinned the blame on three individuals in the Championship division: Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink of QPR, Tommy Wright of Barnsley, and Leeds owner Massimo Cellino, who is probably the least surprising name to find on this list. $7 m More


Champions League Finalists No Longer in the Top Flight

Posted on 28 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

Since the inception of the European Cup, later turning into the Champions League, 39 clubs have appeared in at least one final. Four of these clubs are no longer in their country’s top flight: More

Sadio Mane. Liverpool hopes rely on their ability to identify stars of smaller clubs that can become a huge success on a much bigger stage

Liverpool, the Premier League’s Sleeping Giants

Posted on 25 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

It’s hard to find a club like Liverpool: It’s been 26 years since their last championship, yet it remains one of the biggest names in the sport of football not just in England but all over the world. I doubt there’s another club that could go this long with a league title and remain so massively supported. More

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Chelsea vs Liverpool: Goals, Highlights & Analysis

Posted on 16 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

Playing in London seems to be an incredible treat for Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp this season, beating Chelsea 2-1 at Stamford Bridge, something of a given for them these days, helped by a stunning goal by Jordan Henderson, and signaling that there’s one more team that needs to be added to the title race. More


Hapoel Be’er Sheva & Maccabi Tel Aviv Are the Biggest Story in the Europa League

Posted on 15 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

For the first night of Europa League football this season, Israeli clubs Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Be’er Sheva, one for the right reason and for the completely wrong one, were the biggest story, eclipsing everything else that happened. More


12 Best Memes of Jose Mourinho & Manchester United Outclassed by Pep Guardiola & Manchester City

Posted on 11 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

Few managerial rivalries are filled with hate, ego and arrogance such as the one between Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho. Manchester City beating Manchester United in the derby brought out meme makers to make fun of the losing manager, and his most expensive signing, Paul Pogba. More


Old Firm Derby: Celtic & Moussa Dembele Shine, Brendan Rodgers Gloats, Rangers Not Ready

Posted on 11 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

The Scottish Premier League needed the Old Firm Derby back, but Celtic vs Rangers at the moment is as one sided as a rivalry can be. Moussa Dembele tore through the newcomers (funny to call them that) defense with ease, and until the financial and quality gaps are bridges in a way, there’s still no threat to Celtic’s Premiership dictatorship. More

Kevin de Bruyne derby goal

Manchester Derby: Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho & Some Things Don’t Change

Posted on 11 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

Despite all of the praise and mostly the points, Manchester United under Jose Mourinho seemed star struck and frozen when meeting with Manchester City under Pep Guardiola, letting the industriousness of Fernandinho tear his midfield apart, while the front consisting of Kevin de Bruyne, Raheem Sterling, Nolito and Kelechi Iheanacho ran amok for the first 45 minutes. More


Jurgen Klopp Presents: Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino & the Liverpool Consistency Conundrum

Posted on 11 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

The Jurgen Klopp version of Liverpool is designed to give fans heart attacks. In their 4-1 win over defending (and probably exiting champions) Leicester City, the thrilling performance from Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Adam Lallana had the Anfield fans on the edge of their seats, in a good way. But in order for this team to match the club’s ambitions, consistency has to become a part of the repertoire. More