ESPN FC Transfer Deadline Day Special

The Premier League’s summer transfer window will close at 6 p.m. BST (12:00 pm CT) on September 1st rather than the usual time of 11 p.m. (6 ET). The deadline has been moved to Sept. 1 because Aug. 31 is the late summer bank holiday Monday, and Premier League regulations dictate it cannot fall on […]

Champions League Group Draw Complete

Chelsea manager José Mourinho will return to Porto, with whom he won the UEFA Champions League in 2004, while Paris Saint-Germain are up against Real Madrid in Group A. In Group D, meanwhile, last season’s runners-up Juventus will face Manchester City and UEFA Europa League winners Sevilla. The holders, Barcelona, take on Bayer Leverkusen, Roma […]

Tessa Gavilsky and Mallbackens in Damallsvenskan Relegation Fight

Tessa Gavilsky, a Granite City alum who also played for Metro United, is a central midfielder for Mallbackens IF Sunne who play in the Swedish first division. Tessa signed with Mallbackens for the third time early this year and because of her value to the team, whom she helped return to the Damallsvenskan during her […]

Tim Ream Joins Fulham FC

Tim Ream has been confirmed at Fulham FC. Here’s the Club’s press release The Club is delighted to confirm the signing of Tim Ream from Bolton Wanderers on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Having now obtained a work permit, the 27-year-old joins the Whites until 2019, with a Club option to 2020. “I’m […]

Champions League Returns

The 2015/16 UEFA Champions League began with the draw for the first and second qualifying rounds at UEFA’s headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, on 22 June 2015 and ends with the final at San Siro in Milan on Saturday 28 May 2016. Games Tuesday and Wednesday this week open the Playoff Round, with the first leg […]

Bundesliga Opens

FOX Sports embarks on its inaugural season as the U.S. home to the Bundesliga, Germany’s top professional soccer league, today, Friday, Aug. 14, with defending champion Bayern Munich taking on Hamburg. To celebrate the launch, FOX Sports is generating a multi-platform roadblock, airing the match on FOX Sports 2, 17 FOX Sports Regional Networks,, […]

USMNT Face Mexico October 10 for Confederations Cup Spot

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced that the playoff match for a berth in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, which will determine the nation that will represent the region in the prestigious tournament, will be played between the United States and Mexico on Saturday, October 10, at the Rose […]

English Premier League Opens Saturday

For a core group, Saturday is Nirvana as the EPL season returns. Of course, the Richest League in the World can’t buy everything but they will attract plenty of attention here and throughout the US. Coverage begins at 6 a.m. CT with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Manchester United v. Tottenham. The weekend […]

Real Madrid v Bayern Munich Wednesday in Audi Cup Final

Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich for the 2015 Audi Cup Wednesday in a game that will be shown live on ESPN2. Gareth Bale got the second goal in a decisive 2-0 win on Tuesday that sends them to the final of this four team challenge. They face Bayern Munich who defeated AC Milan 3-0. […]

On TV – FA Community Shield, German Super Cup

Five days of soccer starting Saturday that offer some final looks at European powers before league seasons begin. The FA Community Shield showdown between Premier League powerhouses Chelsea and Arsenal opens the 2015-2016 English soccer season Sunday. Prior to that the German and French Super Cups on Saturday with a number of Club Friendlies in […]