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Cristiano Ronaldo Captures UEFA’s Player of the Year Award

Cristiano Ronaldo Captures UEFA’s Player of the Year Award

Cristiano Ronaldo has edged out Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon. After leading Real Madrid’s march to the summit of La Liga and a second consecutive Champions League title, Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo won UEFA’s Men’s Player of the Year award on Thursday for the third time in four seasons. Ronaldo scored 42 goals in 46 [...]

August 24, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Barcelona Confirms Neymar has Decided to Leave

Barcelona Confirms Neymar has Decided to Leave

Barcelona has confirmed Neymar’s intention to leave bringing him one step closer to a Paris Saint Germain move. He arrived at training on Wednesday with his father and representative, and told the Spanish club he wanted to leave. He was then given permission by Barca manager Ernesto Valverde to skip training sessions, but his €222-million [...]

August 2, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Real Madrid on Verge of Record 180M Deal for Kylian Mbappe

Real Madrid on Verge of Record 180M Deal for Kylian Mbappe

Real Madrid is ready to smash records. Real Madrid believe they are close to smashing the transfer world record for the 18-year-old France striker Kylian Mbappe, after reportedly reaching the basis of an agreement with Monaco that would see him head to the Santiago Bernabéu for a total fee of €180m (£161m). Monaco, though, have [...]

July 25, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Ernesto Valverde Appointed as New Head Coach for Barcelona

Ernesto Valverde Appointed as New Head Coach for Barcelona

Barcelona has named Ernesto Valverde as their new head coach on a two-year contract. Not widely known in England, Valverde is set to take over perhaps the biggest job in world football, beating Real Madrid to the La Liga title next season after Barcelona missed out on the title for just the second time since [...]

May 29, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

U.S., Canada, Mexico Plan A Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup

U.S., Canada, Mexico Plan A Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup

It looks like the 2026 FIFA World Cup could have three host nations! The US, Canada and Mexico are planning to submit a bid for consideration by FIFA to host an all-North American World Cup. “Canada, the U.S., and Mexico are aiming for a joint bid, the idea has been around for a while, discussions [...]

April 6, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Chelsea Legend Frank Lampard Announces his Retirement

Chelsea Legend Frank Lampard Announces his Retirement

Frank Lampard, the Chelsea legend, took to social media to announce that he is retiring, bringing an end to his 21 year career. Lampard explained that he is content with his accomplishments and ready for the next chapter in his life. “After 21 incredible years, I have decided that now is the right time to [...]

February 2, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Ronaldo takes home Best FIFA Men’s Player award

Ronaldo takes home Best FIFA Men’s Player award

On Monday, Cristiano Ronaldo was named Best FIFA Men’s Player. This is his fourth FIFA award, only one less than Lionel Messi. He beat out Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann to claim the prize. “Wow, wow, wow. It is not the first time but it is the first time for this award. [...]

January 9, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Cristiano Ronaldo Signs Lifetime Deal With Nike

Cristiano Ronaldo Signs Lifetime Deal With Nike

Cristiano Ronaldo has just signed a lifetime contract with Nike that could be worth more than $1 Billion. Cristiano, who has been with Nike since 2003, is one of the most famous and marketable athletes in the world and Nike wants to capitalize on that. The Real Madrid star has signed a contract similar to [...]

November 8, 2016 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Hope Solo Breaks Down After News of Her Suspension (Video)

Hope Solo Breaks Down After News of Her Suspension (Video)

Hope Solo was in shock when she learned of her suspension from the U.S. Women’s Soccer team. Solo was suspended six months and had her contract terminated. A clip from the Fullscreen documentary series “Keeping Score” was obtained by PEOPLE. The camera crew from the documentary series was at a Seattle hotel and captured Solo’s [...]

August 30, 2016 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Cristiano Ronaldo has done it again. For the second time, Ronaldo has received the UEFA Best Player in Europe award. He is the only player along with Lionel Messi to claim the honour twice. Ronaldo beat out Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bale and Atletico star Antoine Griezmann for the prestigious award. “Of course, I feel [...]

August 25, 2016 admin Headlines, Soccer 0