The US national team got a special send-off at the White House as President Barack Obama met them to wish the team luck for the upcoming World Cup. Vice-president Joe Biden and former president Bill Clinton were also there, though the latter seemed to be more impressed with their dress shoes.
Obama greeted coach Bob Bradley [...]
Cameroon star-player Samuel Eto’o is threatening to throw his toys out of the pram and not go to the World Cup. The reason for this? Apparently, his feelings have been hurt by accusations he doesn’t play as good for his country as for Inter.
But if this is his way of taking a stance, well, it’s [...]
After leading Inter to a commanding 2-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League final, Jose Mourinho looks set to leave the Italian club and head over to Real Madrid.
He is the self-proclaimed “Special One”, and his dream is to become the first man to lead three different clubs to the top glory [...]
Well, it might not be a direct response to Adidas’s ad, but Nike have certainly brought the roof down with an absolutely epic World Cup commercial. They had film director Alejandro González Iñárritu make it, and he doesn’t spare any resources.
The ad shows international stars such as Drogba, Rooney, Ribery, Ronaldhino and Ronaldo living out [...]
AC Milan defender Oguchialu “Oguchi” Onyewu has declared he wants to play one full season at the club without being paid a salary, in order to make up for being injured pretty much for the entire year. Oguchi moved from Belgium side Standard Liege to the Italian giants in 2009, but a knee injury has [...]
The football season draws to a close this week in Europe, and all eyes are going to be on the big game on Saturday between Inter Milan and Bayern Munich. My Champions League final prediction is that this is going to be a very close match, with Inter just edging it 1-0.
Both teams have achieved [...]
You’ve got to hand it to Adidas – they know how to make some seriously cool soccer commercials. Their latest one, which promotes the F50 adiZero boots, features Lionel Messi and David Villa in a blistering race around a football field. It is intercut with French legend Zinadine Zidane driving around town at top speed [...]
In a move that doesn’t make perfect sense from any angle, Sampodria coach Luigi Del Neri has left the club only a day after guiding them to the monumental 4th place in Serie A, or entry into the Champions League qualifying round. A massive achievement both for the club and himself, but he couldn’t resist [...]
A bit of a scandal has broken out over the news that Lord Triesman, chairman of England’s 2018 World Cup bid, has resigned from his position, after a tape leaked out revealing a very controversial conversation he had with a former aide.
Apparently, Triesman heard of a match-fixing deal between Spain and Russia, in which [...]
Portsmouth played their part in a thrilling 1-0 defeat to Chelsea in yesterday’s FA Cup final, but now it appears that half the team will have to leave immediately. Pompey’s financial troubles only seem to be getting worse, and since they can not spend money on any unnecessary expenses, they will have to let go [...]