Browsing 2016-2017 season

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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

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Longest Active NCAA Tournament Droughts for Power Conference Teams

Posted on 15 Feb, 2017, by in College Basketball

We’re not too far from the day a committee sits down and chooses who makes it into the NCAA Tournament. There are quite a few teams who have gone for quite some time without taking part of College Basketball’s biggest festival. There are also quite a few teams in 2017 that seem to be on the verge of breaking a very long drought. 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

Liverpool FC: Future is Bright, Even if Championship is Almost out of Reach

Posted on 27 Dec, 2016, by in Soccer

There’s something not quite there about Liverpool under Jurgen Klopp. It’s almost the team he dreams of, but not exactly at that place by now. It doesn’t matter. The future seems bright for the club under the German manager, even if their desire to end the championship drought this season is probably not coming true. More

Real Madrid, Hoffenheim & RB Leipzig Only Undefeated Teams Left in Europe

Posted on 27 Nov, 2016, by in Soccer

Out of all the teams in the English Premier League, Italian Serie A, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga and French Ligue 1, only three remain undefeated: Real Madrid, Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig. 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

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

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