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Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Chelsea Loanee Lucas Piazon

Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Chelsea Loanee Lucas Piazon

The Toronto police service have issued an arrest warrant for Chelsea loanee Lucas Piazon and Andrey Ventura, two members of the Brazilian men’s soccer team that competed this summer at the Pan Am Games. Lucas Piazon allegedly sexually assaulted a 21-year-old along with teammate Andrey Ventura. The assault would have taken place on Saturday July [...]

October 29, 2015 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Johannes Geis Gets 5-Match Suspension For Violent Tackle

Johannes Geis Gets 5-Match Suspension For Violent Tackle

Schalke’s Johannes Geis was handed a red card after the German midfielder committed a horrific tackle on Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Andre Hahn. Geis was handed a €15,000 fine and a five game ban after the potential leg breaking tackle left Hanh to be carted off the field by medics. However, after viewing the video you may [...]

October 26, 2015 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Dijibril Cisse Arrested And Questioned Over Valbuena Sex Tape Case

Dijibril Cisse Arrested And Questioned Over Valbuena Sex Tape Case

Former Liverpool and France striker Djibril Cisse was one of four people taken into custody and questioned in regards to the blackmail investigation that allegedly involves a sex tape featuring Mathieu Valbiuena. Cisse was later released without being charged but the other three individuals remain in police custody. The source in the investigation said the [...]

October 14, 2015 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Sepp Blatter Appeals 90-Day Suspension

Sepp Blatter Appeals 90-Day Suspension

FIFA president Sepp Blatter was relieved of his duties by the FIFA ethics committee last week and has now filed an appeal. According to his American lawyer Richard Cullen, Blatter is “very hopeful” that the suspension will be overturned. Blatter sent a letter to the German judge in charge of the adjudicatory chamber of the [...]

October 9, 2015 admin Hot Seat, Soccer 0

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Provisionly Suspended 90 Days

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Provisionly Suspended 90 Days

According to multiple reports, the FIFA ethics committee has suspended Sepp Blatter for 90 days. The suspension still has to be sanctioned by Joachim Eckert, the chairman of FIFA’s adjudicatory chamber. The final ruling is expected Friday. Blatter’s adviser Klauss Stohlker told BBC Sport: “The news was communicated to the president this afternoon. He is [...]

October 7, 2015 admin Hot Seat, Soccer 0

Liverpool Close to Appointing Jurgen Klopp As Manager

Liverpool Close to Appointing Jurgen Klopp As Manager

Liverpool plans to appoint Jurgen Klopp as manager by the end of the week. According to BBC, Klopp is close to agreeing to a three year deal to replace recently fired Brendan Rodgers. Klopp has apparently asked that Zeljko Buvac and Peter Krawietz join him as part of his coaching staff. He is expected to [...]

October 7, 2015 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Lionel Messi Won’t Face Tax Fraud Trial

Lionel Messi Won’t Face Tax Fraud Trial

Barcelona star Lionel Messi will not have to stand trial for tax fraud but his father will. Jorge Messi has taken full responsibility and could face up to 18-months in prison for evading more than €4 million in taxes between 2007 and 2009. Prosecutors believe that Messi, who has been fighting charges for two years, [...]

October 6, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, Soccer 0

FIFA: Sepp Blatter Faces Criminal Investigation

FIFA: Sepp Blatter Faces Criminal Investigation

Swiss prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation into Sepp Blatter, the head of football’s world governing body Fifa. The Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland confirmed it was examining a contract signed by Blatter with the Carribean Football Union and an alleged “disloyal payment” of $2 million to UEFA president. Mr. Blatter was being [...]

September 25, 2015 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

5 Goals In 9 Minutes for Robert Lewandowski

5 Goals In 9 Minutes for Robert Lewandowski

Wolfsburg were leading 1-0 in the 50th minute of play and were probably assuming, like most, that they were about to steal a win, but unfortunately for them Lewandowski had another idea. By the 60th minute of play, Bayern Munich were leading 5-1. Robert Lewandowski, the Polish forward, came off the bench at halftime and [...]

September 23, 2015 admin Hot Seat, Soccer 0

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Resigns

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Resigns

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has come under fire of late amid his alleged involvement in federal corruption. He is still be investigated. Last week, the 79 year old Blatter was re-elected for a fifth term as president but stepped down today due to the swirling controversy. Sepp Blatter, who was re-elected last week for a [...]

June 2, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Soccer 0