Category Archives: European Soccer

Bayern facing Real Madrid, Chelsea meet Atletico after UCL semis set

Bayern Munich will take on Real Madrid, while Chelsea meets Atletico Madrid, in a pair of enticing UEFA Champions League semifinal match-ups after Friday’s semifinal draw. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Aguero set for return vs. Liverpool, Courtois cleared to face Chelsea, and more

After missing five straight matches with a hamstring injury, Argentine striker Sergio Aguero is set to return for Manchester City for Sunday’s marquee showdown against Liverpool at Anfield. Continue reading »

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European Weekend Preview: First-place Liverpool host Man City; Bayern face Dortmund; and more

League-leading Liverpool host third-place Manchester City at legendary Anfield this weekend in a battle between two squad that control their own destinies in the race for the English Premier League title. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Ronaldo suffers hamstring setback; Tigres win Copa MX; and more

Real Madrid revealed that Cristiano Ronaldo has suffered an injury to his left hamstring, one that will reportedly keep him sidelined for 15 days. Tigres UANL took home the Copa MX title. Continue reading »

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UCL Rewind: Atletico eliminate Barcelona, Bayern rally to knock off Man Utd

Atletico Madrid eliminated Barcelona and Bayern Munich rallied to knock off Manchester United in the decisive legs of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinals series on Wednesday. Continue reading »

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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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Wednesday Kickoff: Dortmund find Lewandowski replacement; Iniesta approaches 500 games; and more

Borussia Dortmund have moved early to find a replacement for the outgoing Robert Lewandowski, signing Hertha Berlin forward Adrian Ramos on a four-year contract. 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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