Thursday, March 23, 2017
GOAT Lionel Messi

Happy Birthday to the GOAT Lionel Messi

29 years ago, the sport of soccer got the greatest gift it could ever imagine. A young Lionel Andres Messi was born in Rosario, Argentina and, almost instantly, a legend was born. I began watching Messi during the 2005 U-20...
Liverpool vs AC Milan

Throwback Thursday: Liverpool vs AC Milan 2005 CL Final

Once upon a time… Paolo Maldini’s star-packed AC Milan side were just 45 minutes away from their seventh Champions League title in 2005. After an opening goal in the first minute of play by the eternal captain Maldini...
Messi Retires

Messi Retires From Argentina

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKy_PmT_EFQ Almost instantly after the Copa America final, Argentina captain Lionel Messi announced his retirement from the national team. Messi claimed, “It clearly wasn’t for him”. Quickly following him, Barcelona teammate Javier Mascherano and best friend Sergio Agüero also announced...
Messi's new hair

Messi’s New Hair Shocks The Internet

Earlier today, Lionel Messi’s girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo posted a picture on Instagram of Messi’s new hair. The picture has gone viral as the world is both in awe and amazement. Messi has clearly channeled his inner “Slim Shady” with his...

Throwback Thursday: El Salvador Takes Down Mexico 2-1

Once upon a time… one of the most heated rivalries in North America went down to San Salvador, El Salvador as a struggling Mexico side attempted to get their 2010 World Cup qualifiers back on track against a feisty...
Lionel Messi Free Kick

Messi Free Kick Shocks The World

As many of you guys may know, I'm kind of a huge Messi fan. I try my best to hide it as I write my pieces, but sometimes, I truly can't help but express my admiration for this man...

36 Years Without A World Cup For El Salvador Requires Off Field Changes

The salvadoran national soccer team will once again have to watch the World Cup from the comfort of their homes. The salvadorans ended a humiliating and frustrating World Cup qualifiers with a 3-1 loss to Canada on Tuesday. The...

The Luck Of Cristiano Ronaldo

After winning the Euro Cup this past weekend, Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe join a limited group of players that have successfully won the Champions League and the Euro in the same year. In this millennium, only Nicolas Anelka, Christian...

Throwback Thursday: Uruguay vs Ghana 2010 World Cup

Once upon a time.. In what was considered “Africa’s World Cup”, only one African team remained. Ghana had the weight of an entire continent on its shoulders as it prepared to face Uruguay in the 2010 World Cup quarterfinals....

Throwback Thursday: Atletico Madrid Wins the League In Camp Nou

Once upon a time...La Liga in Spain was closing down to its final week and the title was still on the line for both Barcelona and surprise-team Atletico Madrid. Coming into the final round, Atletico was one point ahead...