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Major League Soccer: Minimum salaries rise

Major League Soccer: Minimum salaries rise

The Major League Soccer has been trying to establish itself amongst the top footballing leagues in the world for the last decade now. They have been signing some marquee players over the years from the best clubs of the world. Despite the less amounts of funds available, the MLS has tried its level best to [...]

February 14, 2020 admin Soccer 0

The Premier League’s greatest exports to grace the MLS

The Premier League’s greatest exports to grace the MLS

If you’re a soccer fan looking to place a bet on the Premier League, you’ll more than likely plump for Liverpool to win the title, or Jamie Vardy to finish as top goalscorer. But one thing that makes the league so watchable is its unpredictability, no matter the talent on display. The Premier League has [...]

December 11, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Championship teams that need to reset in the New Year

Championship teams that need to reset in the New Year

If you were to do some Championship betting with Paddy Power, you possibly wouldn’t be hedging your bets on Barnsley, Stoke City or Wigan Athletic to gain promotion. But with the Championship being such a hard division to compete in, it’s no wonder that seemingly strong teams often face upset. With the New Year around [...]

December 11, 2019 admin Soccer 0

Bernardo Silva embodies the magic and madness of Guardiola’s Manchester City

Bernardo Silva embodies the magic and madness of Guardiola’s Manchester City

They say all geniuses are mad in some way. Occasionally, the actions of Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola will back up that assertion. His team plays beautiful, relentless attacking football – a joy for all football fans to behold. But through it all there is a degree of manic obsession visible in Guardiola as he [...]

September 20, 2019 admin Soccer 0

Can Real Madrid Re-assert their Champions League Dominance?

Can Real Madrid Re-assert their Champions League Dominance?

The wait was long for Real Madrid to secure that elusive tenth Champions League crown, but on the 24th May 2014 the Spanish club made history, beating arch-rivals Atlético Madrid 4-1 to seal the sweetest of triumphs. It had been 12 long years since Zinedine Zidane’s wonder strike won Real Madrid their ninth European Cup, [...]

September 18, 2019 admin Soccer 0

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