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Barcelona Looking into Re-signing Neymar

Barcelona Looking into Re-signing Neymar

According to a source close to the club, FC Barcelona are looking into the possibility of re-signing if he lowers his salary, asks forgiveness, and withdraws his lawsuits against the club. The player left the club for Paris Saint-Germain, seemingly burning the bridge he had with the Catalan club’s management. Barcelona did not agree to [...]

June 18, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

The Countries in with a Chance of Qualifying for an Expanded 48 Nation World Cup in 2022

The Countries in with a Chance of Qualifying for an Expanded 48 Nation World Cup in 2022

Although the matches themselves have proven to be incredibly unpredictable, fans of the FIFA World Cup have pretty much come to expect the same rules and format from the tournament for decades. Recent news, however, suggests that this may all change, as we previously discussed on BallTribe regarding the changes to the 2022 World Cup. [...]

June 3, 2019 admin Soccer 0

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury

Paris-St-Germain forward Neymar will be out for 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal, which means he will miss both legs of the club’s Champions League tie against Manchester United although he could be back for the quarterfinals in April. “Paris St-Germain gathered together a group of world-renowned medical experts at the Ooredoo Training Centre to [...]

January 30, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Cristiano Ronaldo Accepts $21.6M Fine for Tax Fraud

Cristiano Ronaldo Accepts $21.6M Fine for Tax Fraud

Global soccer icon, Cristiano Ronaldo, has accepted a 23-month suspended prison sentence and €19 million ($21.6 million) fine after pleading guilty in his Spanish tax fraud case on Tuesday. Ronaldo, now playing in Italy for Juventus, faced tax avoidance charges from his time as a player in Spain at Real Madrid. The state prosecutor had [...]

January 22, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

The 5 Greatest Premier League Imports in MLS History

The 5 Greatest Premier League Imports in MLS History

In the 22-year history of MLS, there have been a number of players who have crossed the Atlantic and switched from England’s Premier League to play in Major League Soccer. Some have turned out to be good transfers, though some have turned out to be bad. Often, those arriving Stateside with the biggest names (and [...]

November 23, 2018 admin Soccer 0

Nicklas Bendtner Sentenced to Jail for Assaulting Taxi Driver

Nicklas Bendtner Sentenced to Jail for Assaulting Taxi Driver

Denmark international striker Nicklas Bendtner was convicted of assaulting a taxi driver and sentenced to 50 days in jail. He has appealed the sentence. After a night out in Copenhagen back in September, Bendtner broke the jaw of a cab driver. Video footage from inside the taxi was available and bendtner issued an apology via [...]

November 2, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Cristiano Ronaldo Denies Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo Denies Rape Allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo has personally spoken out for the first time about the rape allegations made by a Nevada woman. Kathryn Mayorga alleges that Ronaldo forced her to have sex with him at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. She later reached an out-of-court settlement with the footballer to keep her allegations private, but her lawyers [...]

October 3, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Inter Miami – David Beckham’s New MLS Team

Inter Miami – David Beckham’s New MLS Team

It’s official. David Beckham’s new Major League Soccer team will officially be known as Club Internacional de Futbol Miami – or Inter Miami for short. So if you are into sports gambling online then you have a new team to place bets on. Miami’s team logo and name were first leaked in mid-August. The crest [...]

September 5, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Chelsea Signs Athletic Bilbao Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

Chelsea Signs Athletic Bilbao Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

Chelsea have signed Athletic Bilbao’s goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga to a world record £71 million to replace Thibaut Courtois. With Courtois trying to force a move to Real Madrid, Chelsea took drastic action and agreed to pay Kepa’s buy-out clause ahead of Thursday’s Premier League transfer deadline. This agreement has smashed the world-record fee of £66.8million [...]

August 7, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Luis Enrique Named Head Coach of the Spanish National Team

Luis Enrique Named Head Coach of the Spanish National Team

The Spanish football federation announced Monday that former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has been named head coach of the national team. He has signed a 2 year contract to manage the former World Cup champion. Enrique is the third head coach of the national team in less than a month. Two days before Spain’s first [...]

July 9, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0