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13 Newest Soccer Stadiums in Europe

Posted on 10 Nov, 2016, by in Featured, Soccer

In Europe’s Top 5 leagues, there are 13 stadiums that have opened over the last 10 years, including Juventus’ Juventus Stadium and Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. More

AS Roma Have the Best Scoring Duo in Europe, Edin Dzeko & Mohamed Salah

Posted on 9 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

Thanks to the scoring of Edin Dzeko and Mohamed Salah, AS Roma are enjoying a fine start to their Serie A season, despite early expectations that it might be difficult for them to keep up with Juventus and other Champions League spot contenders. More

FC Barcelona, Messi-Neymar-Suarez, and Making Another Piece of History

Posted on 9 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

The Barcelona trio of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Suarez could all be with at least 50 goals for their countries when they play their next Champions League match, something that has never happened to any club. More

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Philippe Coutinho Soon to Become the Top Scoring Brazilian in Premier League History

Posted on 8 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

It’s been close to four years since Philippe Coutinho made his debut for Liverpool, and pretty soon he’ll become the top scoring Brazilian player in Premier League history, which is kind of odd when you first think about, but really isn’t when you look at the players who have come before. More

Lionel Messi is the Most Efficient Player in Europe

Posted on 8 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

We’ll never get a consensus about whether or not Lionel Messi is the best footballer in the world, or perhaps of all time. However, numbers make for a much more objective measurement, and according to minutes per goal or assist for players in Europe’s top 5 leagues (England, Spain, Germany, Italy and France), Messi is the most efficient footballer on the continent. More

Barcelona Losing to Manchester City in the Champions League Group Stage is Meaningless

Posted on 2 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

So Barcelona lost 3-1 to Manchester City in a Champions League group stage match. Maybe it’s surprising, and it might be a big result for Pep Guardiola’s club, but in the big picture, it’s meaningless. More

Jose Mourinho Not so Special Anymore; Manchester United Too

Posted on 30 Oct, 2016, by in Soccer

Football critics love to say Jose Mourinho makes himself bigger than the club he works for. They wanted Manchester United about this. And they’re right, but the media has the power to make itself right by simply deciding what the narrative is. More

Sadio Mane Can’t Stop Copying His Liverpool Teammates Goal Celebrations

Posted on 25 Oct, 2016, by in Soccer

Pretty simple: If you’re a Liverpool fan, you’ll find this video of Sadio Mane copying the goal celebrations of Roberto Firmino and Philippe Coutinho adorable and sweet. If you’re not, maybe you’ll hate it, but it’s all about the team you like. The video is awesome when looking at it objectively: More

Premier League: Liverpool Destined to Win a Championship With Jurgen Klopp

Posted on 23 Oct, 2016, by in Soccer

Since Jurgen Klopp took over as the manager of Liverpool FC, they’ve been the most fun to watch club in the English Premier League. While it’s not a championship, something every football fan knows the Reds have been missing out on for 26 years and counting, it’s a milestone on the way there. More

Premier League: Chelsea Humiliate Manchester United & Jose Mourinho

Posted on 23 Oct, 2016, by in Soccer

As the reality of being beaten by 4-0 sets in, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho can hide temporarily behind a mask of words, excuses and complaints about how Antonio Conte behaved, but the truth is he’s been doing a terrible job since helping assemble the most expensive squad in the history of English Football. More