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The elite of European soccer have finally been narrowed down to only four teams, which will compete for a spot in the Champions League final and battle for the crown that declares them the dominant force of the Old Continent. Two teams from Spain will compete against each other, while Italians and French also fight […]
Kay Murray’s extensive record as a soccer journalist in three different countries speaks for itself. The host of beIN Sports’ “The Express Xtra,” born in Middlesbrough, England, was an anchor at Spanish club Real Madrid’s TV for six years and co-hosted the Ballon d’Or 2011 and 2012 ceremonies.
The “Kaepernick Effect” was felt everywhere in sports last year, after former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt during the national anthem at a football game in August.
Enjoying a day of entertainment, free food and activities, Pomona residents and visitors gathered to witness the opening of brand new state-of-the-art soccer facility Goals on Saturday.
Copa America Centenario will be the biggest men’s soccer tournament hosted by the United States since the 1994 World Cup, which still holds the attendance record of 3,587,538 and an average of 68,991 per game.
What the modest English soccer team Leicester City accomplished Monday is unheard of, incomparable, and still unbelievable. It will go down in history as the greatest upset in the sporting world.
In a day and age where the president of the United States advocates for women athletes by saying that “playing like a girl means you’re a badass,” one would think it would be enough to at least slightly close the wage gap.
While in Madrid this summer, my family and I decided to attend the presentation of the world’s highest paid soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo.
My dad and I are exact opposites. He has an olive complexion that instantly bronzes at the hint of sunshine. I, unfortunately, was cursed with deathly pale, Irish skin (thanks mom!). He loves the Stones; I prefer the Beatles. He swears by $1 coffee from Winchell’s Donuts, while I shell out $4 for a nonfat […]