Tim Ream Named Bolton Wanderers Player of the Year

Bolton Wanderers v Queens Park Rangers - Sky Bet Championship

Tim Ream has been crowned the Bolton Wanderers Supporters Association Player of the Year for the second successive year. The annual accolade was handed out at the BWSA’s end of season social evening held at Macron Stadium on Thursday. Each member of the BWSA were entitled to one vote, with Ream topping the pile. Darren […]

Bourn’s of Belleville Cheering For New Zealand Ferns

New Zealand Ferns training in advance of USWNT Match April 4th

Thursday evening, in between rain bursts, a group of a dozen young girls waited patiently to meet the Ferns, the National women’s soccer team of New Zealand (the men are the All-Whites). Member’s of the O’Fallon Kixx, the girls learned about the Fern’s as early as they did the US Women’s National team. That’s because […]

EURO 2016 and other International Matches


We are in a FIFA Open Date period, when leagues around the world (except for Major League Soccer it seems) take a break to allow for FIFA competitions or friendlies. That’s what the USMNT game was Wednesday. We were very friendly to the Dane’s weren’t we Match Day 5 of the European Qualifiers are Friday-Sunday […]

Champions League Quarterfinal Draw Complete


The most interesting match up is of course the two La Liga squads although the Barcelona vs PSG will draw plenty of attention as well. I’ll have links to more in-depth analysis later today. The last time the two teams met in #UCL, Real Madrid won its 10th European Cup! #HalaMadrid pic.twitter.com/4Ok3ON8tmR — Real Madrid […]

Champions League Tuesday and Wednesday


The first leg of the knockout round continues Tuesday and Wednesday and the match ups this week are irresistable. TUESDAY 13:30 – Manchester City v Barcelona – Fox Sports 1 (PREVIEW) 13:30 – Juventus vs. Borussia Dortmund – Fox Sports 2 / ESPN Deportes (PREVIEW) A year on from Manchester City FC’s last-16 exit to […]

ForzaSpezia! Kristo Signs with AC Spezia


Via the Spezia Calcio website – The attack of the Eagles here Robert Kristo First US player to wear the white jersey, the attacker arrives in the Gulf of Poets after scoring over 40 networks with the shirt of Saint Louis University The Spezia Calcio announces that it has reached an agreement with the striker […]

Robert Kristo To Sign With Spezia Calcio


Via CittadellaSpezia.com – The giant of Croatian descent convinced Manager Nenand Bjelica and staff in the three-week trial. Expects the “player passport” from the US to formalize the signing of striker who goes to rimpolare rose. The feeling that the 21 year old Bosnian Croat origin is a rough diamond on which to invest convinced […]

Soccer on TV – Liverpool Derby, USWNT and USMNT

Lori Chalupny, USWNT vs Argentina, 18 Dec 2014

The big TV news is the National Team double-header on Sunday. The US Women’s National Team will face France in their first game of this World Cup year, in France. Game time is 10:50 am on ESPN2. Both Lori Chalupny and Becky Sauerbrunn are on the roster. The US is currently ranked #2 in the […]

Tim Ream and Wanderers Face Liverpool in FA Cup


SLU Billiken alum Tim Ream and his Bolton Wanderer teammates have reached the Fourth Round of the Football Association (FA) Cup tournament. For their success in reaching this level, they will face a newly resurgent Liverpool squad. The game is being broadcast live on Fox Sports 2 Saturday! What: FA Cup 4th Round match, Bolton […]

Real Madrid Sign 16 y.o. Martin Odegaard


At last we have one of them… He is Norway’s youngest ever debutant and goalscorer, has three caps and a national TV channel cheered “at last we have one of them” – them being Messi or Maradona, Zlatan or Laudrup. Ronny Deila, the Celtic coach who gave Odegaard a league debut, describes him as special […]