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Liverpool FC Transfer Rumors – Trying to Sign Mohamed Salah

Posted on 1 Jan, 2014, by in Soccer

If Liverpool are serious about being title contenders, than the last few matches have proven they’re going to need more of pretty much everything in order to compete with richer and deeper clubs. On the first order of business seems to be adding some attacking flair, aiming their sights at Mohamed Salah of FC Basel. More

Mohamed Salah Forgot He Was Playing a Club, Not Israel

Posted on 8 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

The Arab world seemed to think that Mohamed Salah scoring against Maccabi Tel-Aviv meant that all of their hatred and hopes that are filled with bad intentions towards the Jewish nation of Israel can be fulfilled, but alas, it’s only a game, and against an Israeli club, not an Israeli team. More

Mohamed Salah of FC Basel is a Disgrace to Football

Posted on 5 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

Mixing sports and politics always leads to bad results, and Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah is no exception. After refusing to shake hands with Maccabi Tel-Aviv players during the first leg of the Champions League qualifiers between the Israeli club and FC Basel, he has been forced by his team to play in the second leg, leading to more unintelligent remarks from the player. More

Transfer Rumors 2013 – Manchester United Interested in Aleksandar Dragovic

Posted on 1 Jun, 2013, by in Soccer

One of the rising young centre backs in Europe, Aleksandar Dragovic, is making his way towards the Premier League, as Manchester United are looking into the option of signing the 22-year old Austrian from FC Basel. More

Europa League – All 4 Teams in the Semifinals

Posted on 12 Apr, 2013, by in Featured

Four teams from four different countries reached the semifinals of the 2012-2013 Europa League; one from Switzerland (Basel), one from Portugal (Benfica), one from England (Chelsea) and one Turkish side (Fenerbahce). More

Xherdan Shaqiri & Stefano Mauri With Two Brilliant Scissor Kick Goals

Posted on 8 Apr, 2012, by in Soccer

Xherdan Shaqiri might just be Bayern Munich’s next big star, but he’s still scoring big goals for FC Basel en route to another league title in Switzerland. Stefano Mauri won’t be winning any league titles this season, but his goal for Lazio in their 3-1 win over Napoli was equally impressive. More

On Mario Gomez Four Goal Haul and the Real Bayern Munich?

Posted on 14 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Mario Gomez is kind of a mystery, beacuase despite of his incredible numbers, it’s always hard to understand what does he do besides tap in goals, his trademark execution. Whatever it is, it works. The German international scored four goals as Bayern Munich, another kind of mystery, dismantled a cocky FC Basel team 7-0 en route to the Champions League quarter finals. More

Champions League Round of 16 Second Legs Previews – Part III

Posted on 13 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Bayern Munich are still hoping that they might be a part of the Champions League final this season, with the added incentive of playing in front of their home fans … More

Alex Ferguson Arrogance and Champions League Failure

Posted on 8 Dec, 2011, by in Soccer

Manchester United’s 1-2 loss at the hands of FC Basel and shocking exit from the Champions League is another blow to Alex Ferguson’s plans of dominating the league and Europe. More