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Neymar-Barcelona-PSG Triangle Only Special Because of the Sum, not the Substance

Posted on 3 Aug, 2017, by in Soccer

Unless there’s another unexpected twist in the plot, there’s nothing stopping Neymar from joining PSG after Barcelona did the little it could to try and stop the inevitable. As massive as this transfer is, the only thing different from it compared to other mega deals of the past is the record sum, not the substance of what transpired. More

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Don’t Feel Sorry for Barcelona if Neymar Leaves Them

Posted on 28 Jul, 2017, by in Soccer

The latest chapter in the Barcelona-PSG-Neymar saga sees the Brazilian forward storming out of training and cancelling a media appearance in China because he has to deal with some ‘transfer business’. Sounds like the end, right? More

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Neymar & Kylian Mbappe Transfer Rumors Taking Summer of Big Spending to New Heights

Posted on 25 Jul, 2017, by in Soccer

While we’ve already seen quite a few big-money transfers being made this summer, the last two days have taken this offseason to a whole new level: One rumor suggesting Paris Saint-Germain will sign Neymar for €222 million from Barcelona, and another alluding to Real Madrid paying €180 million to Monaco for Kylian Mbappe. More

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Ranking the FIFA World Cup Nations Since 1998

Posted on 30 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

The Russia 2018 World Cup will be the 6th tournament in the 32-team era, while FIFA are planning on expanding the tournament in 2026. Meanwhile, a year before Russia host the tournament, we rank the performances of the world’s football nations since 1998 based on their finish. Unlike our pre-2010 World Cup rankings, we didn’t hand out points for making the group stage. More

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Ranking the Champions League Teams Since 2004

Posted on 5 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

The end of the 2016-2017 Champions League season is a good opportunity to rank the clubs based on their performances in the competition since the most recent format change to the group & knockout stages. The top 11 clubs, which we focus on, include four English teams (Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool & Manchester United), three Italian teams (AC Milan, Inter, Juventus), two Spanish clubs (Barcelona & Real Madrid), one from Germany (Bayern Munich) and one from Portugal (Porto). More

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11 Best Memes of Cristiano Ronaldo & Real Madrid Beating Juventus in the Champions League Final

Posted on 4 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

The memes following the 2017 Champions League final were mostly about the history made by Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid, with few criticizing Gianluigi Buffon and the fabled Juventus defense, which didn’t stand their biggest test of the season. More

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Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo Make History With Champions League Final Win Over Juventus

Posted on 3 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo led Real Madrid to their 12th Champions League title, becoming the first club to win the trophy back-to-back for almost 30 years. Juventus, finishing the match with only 10 men, didn’t show up for the second half, ended up losing 4-1, with a wonder goal from Mario Mandzukic not being enough. More

9 Quizzes to Get Ready for the Champions League Final

Posted on 3 Jun, 2017, by in Soccer

A great and proven way of getting ready for a Champions League final is testing your knowledge beforehand so you can show off to the company you’re in during the … More

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The Numbers Behind Francesco Totti’s Career

Posted on 28 May, 2017, by in Soccer

Playing a part in helping Roma finish second once again in a Serie A season, Francesco Totti made his final appearance for AS Roma, the only club he has ever played for. Whether his tearful farewell to the club was also his final football match remains to be seen, but even without playing another one, he left quite a mark on the club, the city football in the country in general. More

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Messi, Neymar Set Up Happy Barcelona Send Off for Luis Enrique

Posted on 27 May, 2017, by in Soccer

Despite the relatively disappointing season, Luis Enrique will have plenty to look back at fondly from his first stint as the manager of Barcelona, capping it off with a 3-1 … More