Browsing European Football

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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

From Cristiano Ronaldo to Luis Suarez – Goal Scoring Races Around Europe

Posted on 24 Apr, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

While not as important as actual championship races, the chase after a scoring title, golden boot or Pichici is quite interesting as well. Some players, like Luis Suarez and Zlatan Ibrahimovic, don’t have too much to worry about, while the trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Diego Costa and Lionel Messi will have to wait until the final day to see who is crowned in the Spanish La Liga. More

How Americanization Would Change European Football

Posted on 19 Mar, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

It’s a very different outlook on how to run sport leagues – the American and European one, with Europe mostly focusing on football (or soccer), while in the United States and North America in general the major sports league are founded on the same idea of parity (except baseball), salary cap limits and branding, at least in a certain way. More

All the Champions of the Top 40 Soccer Leagues in Europe for 2012-2013

Posted on 4 Jun, 2013, by in Featured

The 2012-2013 season is over, with Barcelona, Manchester United, Bayern Munich, Juventus and PSG being crowned as champions of the top leagues in Europe, without any actual surprises when it comes to title winners across most of the football leagues in the continent. More

Mid-season Top Scorers in Europe’s Top Leagues

Posted on 25 Dec, 2012, by in Soccer

It’s Christmas, and it means the leagues in Europe are more or less at their halfway line, which includes the race for the top scorer as well as the title. Michu is slightly ahead of the rest in England, Lionel Messi is miles ahead of the competition in Spain, Stephan El Shaarawy is having his breakout season, Stefan Kießling scores and flies under the radar while Zlatan Ibrahimovic is doing what’s expected of him. More

Most Popular Football Teams on Away Matches

Posted on 25 Oct, 2012, by in Soccer

Some clubs are more popular than others, everybody knows. Stadiums don’t fill up for every opposition, but it’s surprising to see the clubs still drawing the biggest numbers on away matches, like Liverpool in England or Juventus in Italy, when compared with the positive or negative effect other teams have in the major European leagues. More

Who Will win the Title in England, Italy, Spain and Germany?

Posted on 17 Aug, 2012, by in Soccer

How will the 2012-2013 season end? Trying to do a bit more than guess, we’re assuming that Manchester City repeat in the English Premier League, Juventus repeat in the Italian … More

Best Paying Teams in the World

Posted on 6 Jun, 2012, by in Featured

Football/Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, and its biggest clubs, all based in Europe, are the best sports franchises to play for, featuring seven teams in the top 10 of the best paying sport clubs in the world. Barcelona and Real Madrid are no.1 and no.2 in this one as well, as you would expect. Success isn’t cheap. More

Best Goals of the 2011-2012 Season

Posted on 26 May, 2012, by in Featured

Nothing, no one and there wasn’t a goal in Europe this season that wasn’t something we haven’t seen before. All except for one – Papiss Demba Cisse scoring an incredible volley in Newcastle’s 2-0 win over Chelsea, making his goal the best of the 2011-2012 season. More

All the Champions of the Top 40 Soccer Leagues in Europe for 2011-2012

Posted on 22 May, 2012, by in Featured

With Montpellier hanging on to win their first ever title in France, beating PSG and their gulf million to the top spot, it’s safe to say that the European football league season is over. To get a clear cut from club season and the approaching Euro, here are all the champions from the top 40 leagues around the continent. More