Monthly Archives: November 2009

Chelsea keeps rolling after 3-0 drubbing of Arsenal

Arsenal had high hopes of scoring a much-needed win against Chelsea on Sunday, at least before Didier Drogba got to work. The Ivorian striker scored a pair of truly stunning goals to help Chelsea record a 3-0 victory over Arsenal … Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

by FRANCO PANIZO When November began, Hull City and Borussia Moenchengladbach were two European clubs entrenched in their respective relegation zones after poor starts. The tide has turned for both teams as each club capped undefeated Novembers with the help of … Continue reading »

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Ibrahimovic’s ‘El Clasico’ match winner

If you were watching today's FC Barcelona-Real Madrid match, you were one of millions and millions around the world, and while we didn't get the goal-fest we were hoping for, the match's lone goal was a worthy winner for any … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

    Christmas is still a month a way, but it will feel like Christmas to soccer fans today as they get treated to a loaded schedule of top matches, including the highly-anticipated Barcelona-Real Madrid showdown. Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo … Continue reading »

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Jimmy Bullard’s clever goal celebration

Comedy is all about timing and for Hull City midfielder Jimmy Bullard, his choice for a funny goal celebration could not have been better timed. Last January, Hull manager Phil Brown made headlines when he had his team sit down … Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Jozy Altidore's quest for his first English Premier League goal will take him to City of Manchester Stadium, where he and Hull City will face off against Manchester City in one of the more intriguing matches on Saturday. Altidore is … Continue reading »

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