Author Archives: Franco Panizo

UCL Preview: Barcelona put title hopes up against tough Atletico, Man Utd look to avoid elimination in Munich

Barcelona visit Atletico Madrid after a 1-1 tie in their UEFA Champions League quarterfinals first leg and Manchester United attempt to stun reigning champions Bayern Munich after playing to the same scoreline last week at Old Trafford. Continue reading »

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UCL Rewind: Chelsea complete comeback, Dortmund’s rally falls short

Demba Ba helped Chelsea complete their comeback vs. Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid advanced despite a scare from Borussia Dortmund in their UEFA Champions League quarterfinals second legs on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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Pitbull releases 2014 World Cup’s official song “We Are One (Ole Ola)”

By FRANCO PANIZO The official 2014 World Cup song is here. Pop stars Pitbull and JLo and Brazilian musical artist Claudia Leitte released their collaborative track for this summer’s tournament on Tuesday, and it is titledĀ ”We Are One (Ole Ola).” … Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Bradley questionable; Miller and Armando carrying knocks; and more

Michael Bradley is being listed as questionable for Toronto FC’s upcoming game vs. the Colorado Rapids, Roy Miller and Armando are being listed as day-to-day for the New York Red Bulls, and more news from around MLS. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Philadelphia Union, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Toronto FC, USL Pro | 15 Comments

Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

Two teams will book their places in the UEFA Champions League semifinals while Toluca or Alajuelense will advance to the CONCACAF Champions League final on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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LA Galaxy to play Manchester United at Rose Bowl in July

The LA Galaxy announced on Tuesday that they will host Manchester United at the Rose Bowl on July 23. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Rookie of the Month: Harrison Shipp

Chicago Fire midfielder Harrison Shipp enjoyed an impressive first month in the pros in March. The Homegrown Player earned a starting role for the Fire and played well enough to be names SBI MLS Rookie of the Month. Continue reading »

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UCL Preview: Chelsea look to overturn deficit vs. PSG, Madrid attempt to finish off Dortmund

Chelsea look to overturn a 3-1 deficit vs. Paris Saint-Germain, and Real Madrid will try and finish off Borussia Dortmund in the second leg of their respective UEFA Champions League’s quarterfinals series on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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