UEFA Champions League, Match Day Five

Only Two games remain in Group Play as Match Day Five prepares to kick off on Tuesday and Wednesday. Three of the 16 places in the UEFA Champions League knockout phase have been clinched and still 27 of the other 29 clubs are in contention for the remaining 13 with two games to go. All […]

Weekend Soccer TV – Barcelona v Real Madrid And More

Time for ‘The Clasico’ Saturday as Real Madrid and Barcelona renew their rivalry in what is called the best derby in sports. Messi has been cleared to play and is in Barca’s 18 players named for the match so it could be the spectacle we crave. I’m not a Ray Hudson fan but there will […]

Champions League Group Stage Match Day One

The Champions League has now reached the Group Stages, with six Match Days to be played between September 15-16 and December 8-9. All are on the TV Calendar but here is a specific look at the games for Match Day One that will be played Tuesday and Wednesday. Real Madrid vs FC Shakhtar Donetsk – […]

Soccer on TV – Liverpool v ManU, Barca and More

In a clash between England’s all-time most decorated clubs, Liverpool (18 top-flight titles) visit Manchester United (20 top-flight titles) this Saturday, Sept. 12, at 11:30 am on NBC and TELEMUNDO, highlighting this weekend’s Premier League coverage. With records of 2-1-1 in the Premier League, both clubs look to gain momentum in their first match of […]

2016 European Qualifiers And More TV Soccer

The European Championship Qualifiers continue beginning Thursday – Tuesday this week, which cover Match Day 7 and 8. For the first time, 24 nations will contest the UEFA European Championship. As hosts, France have an automatic spot. The other 23 entrants are determined by these ongoing European Qualifiers, with the nine group winners, the nine […]

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 […]