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Juventus 1996 Champions

Teams with Every European Club Competition Trophy

Posted on 24 May, 2017, by in Soccer

With their 2-0 win over Ajax in Stockholm to claim the 2017 Europa League trophy, Manchester United expand the prestigious club of teams with at least one title in each of Europe’s club competitions: European Cup/Champions League, the defunct Cup Winners’ Cup, and the Europa League/UEFA Cup. Ajax, Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Juventus were already there. More

Gonzalo Higuain

Longest Championships Streaks in European Football Leagues

Posted on 21 May, 2017, by in Soccer

The sixth consecutive Serie A championship by Juventus is a new record in Italian football, making it a good opportunity what is the longest run of league titles across the … More

Mourinho Manchester United Manager

The Failure of Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

Posted on 19 May, 2017, by in Soccer

The destiny of Jose Mourinho always seemed to involve arriving at Manchester United at some point. Turns out his dream job didn’t offer a pleasant start to his tenure there. Yes, he might win the Europa League, a competition he dissed in the past, which will put the club in the Champions League next season. But when it comes to the league, their performances and results have been nothing short of disappointing. More

Barcelona 2015 La Liga Champions

Comparing the Number of Champions in Europe’s Top Football Leagues Since 1993

Posted on 14 May, 2017, by in Soccer

When the European Cup was changed to include a group stage heading into the 1992-1993 season, began what can be referred to as the Champions League era, followed by perhaps an even bigger change a few years later with the Bosman rule. More

Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric

Champions League: Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid

Posted on 2 May, 2017, by in Soccer

Here are the goals and highlights from Real Madrid’s 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Champions League semifinal. Cristiano Ronaldo finished with a hat trick. More

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Teams of the 2017 Champions League Semi-Finals

Posted on 19 Apr, 2017, by in Soccer

The 2017 UEFA Champions League semifinalists are set, with 10-time champions Real Madrid, rivals Atletico Madrid, 2-time champions Juventus and the young and surprising Monaco filling the spots of the … More

Sadio Mane Liverpool Everton

Liverpool Keep Dominating Everton in the Merseyside Derby

Posted on 1 Apr, 2017, by in Soccer

Another Merseyside Derby, another Liverpool win. The Reds kept their Champions League hopes alive with a 3-1 win at Anfield over an Everton side that wasn’t very competitive for the whole 90 minutes, looking dangerous for very few minutes. More

Sergi Roberto Goal

Sergi Roberto & the March 8 Miracle at the Camp Nou (Barcelona vs PSG)

Posted on 8 Mar, 2017, by in Soccer

If Barcelona end up winning the Champions League in 2017, their 6-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain on March 8 will go down as one of the most incredible moments in the history of European club football. An absurd, inexplicable sequence of events and goals, leading to the impossible comeback from a 0-4 loss in the first leg. More

Liverpool vs Chelsea Match Highlights

Posted on 31 Jan, 2017, by in Soccer

Any draw leaves teams and fans with conflicted feelings. Liverpool are still on a long stretch without a win, but at least they didn’t lose, drawing 1-1 with Chelsea at Anfield despite an early and controversial goal by David Luiz, as Antonio Conte’s men seem on the guaranteed way towards winning the Premier League title. More

10 Best Goals Snubbed by FIFA’s Puskas Award in 2016

Posted on 11 Jan, 2017, by in Soccer

Call this the alternative Puskas Awards, or maybe the “real” best 10 goals of 2016. Whatever you wanna name it, you have to admit there are some pretty stunning finished … More