Thursday, March 23, 2017
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...
USMNT Copa America

USMNT Copa America Success Despite Loss

Let’s be honest, the score line is a clear reflection of what happened in Houston last night. Argentina was just overwhelmingly better than the United States. Even with a very defensive mindset brought out since the opening whistle, Messi...
Portugal

Portugal, Somehow and Someway, Are Europe’s Best

One of the most undeserved tournament victories in recent history. A Portuguese side that managed to win ONE game without having to go to extra time is now crowned kings of Europe. A team that conceded three goals to...

Manchester United’s Zlatan-dependency Is Alarming

Manchester United are the champions of the League Cup after squeezing by Southampton this past Sunday. The Red Devils have now won two trophies this year under Jose Mourinho and they hope it’s the beginning of a fresh start....

The Beginning Of the End for the Cristiano Ronaldo Era In Madrid

Despite winning the 2016 Ballon D’or , the end is evidently coming for Cristiano Ronaldo. The end in the Santiago Bernabeu at least. The club’s leading goal scorer in Real Madrid history has been battling with boos and negative...

Preview of “El Clasico”

The famous “Clasico” between Real Madrid and Barcelona is less than 24 hours away and for the first time in years, I am terrified for what can happen that night. Leading Up To The Game: Barcelona: Let me start off by saying...

Throwback Thursday: City Paints Manchester Derby Blue in 2011

Once upon a time.. The defending Premier League champions and Champions League runners-up Manchester United hosted their cross town rivals, Manchester City, for the 2011 Manchester Derby. Manchester City’s million dollar investment seemed to be clicking as the team...

Throwback Thursday: Barcelona Humiliate Real Madrid and Win El Clasico 4-0

Once upon a time… the Santiago Bernabeu was electrified and ready to go as the first Clasico of the 2015-2016 season was about to start. Rafa Benitez and Real Madrid were hoping to shake off a slightly bumpy start...

Transfer Window Talk: MLS Players

It’s only right a do a Transfer article for MLS players to pursue their careers in Europe. This one is harder to pick players compared to the Liga MX, since most of the players came from Europe. Just like...

The Downfall and Potential Revival of Mario Balotelli

He was once one of the most promising young talents in the soccer world. A wonderful scorer with questionable moral decisions off the field. From 2011-2013, Mario Balotelli was one of the most talked about young talents in the...