All posts tagged "soccer"

  • Reinvented Capoue leading Watford from the midfield

    If you pay any heed to Premier League fantasy football, chances are you’ve heard of Etienne Capoue. The £5.1M Watford midfielder has taken the league by storm this season, having netted four goals in his first five...

    • Posted October 2, 2016
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  • Theo Walcott rediscovers swagger in wide role for Arsenal

    Theo Walcott was Arsenal’s longest serving player for the first time when he stepped out onto the Wembley Stadium pitch to face Chelsea in the Community Shield in early August of last year. And yet, it still...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • Dortmund hold Real Madrid to late draw in four-goal thriller

    FIFA 17 was released today to the eager anticipation of millions of football fans across the globe, both young and old. Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus was the cover boy for the game, thereby meaning that the...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • Big Sham: FA axe Allardyce after one match!

    You wait 61 years for your dream job to come along and then ruin it all within 67 days of employment – Sam Allardyce, what have you done?! Gone for reasons off the field must hurt more...

    • Posted September 27, 2016
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  • FIFA disbands anti-racism task force, turns blind eye to 2018 World Cup fears

    FIFA has disbanded its anti-racism task force, saying the committee “completely fulfilled its temporary mission” despite widespread fears of discriminatory behavior ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Members of the committee were informed of its...

    • Posted September 25, 2016
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  • Swedish club AIK strike moving chord as elderly fans walk out with players

    Lennart Johansson first donned the colors of Swedish sports club AIK over sixty years ago. AIK are now known primarily for their first division football team, which has won the Allsvenskan eleven times and recently appeared in...

    • Posted September 20, 2016
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  • Three takeaways from this weekend’s Premier League action

    Iwobi has the potential to play vital role for Arsenal Arsene Wenger has endeavored to limit grueling preseason trips abroad, but caved this summer and traveled to the United States to face the MLS All-Stars in July. He...

    • Posted September 19, 2016
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  • Leicester keep fairy-tale alive with 3-0 UCL victory over Club Brugge

    It is a long-standing tradition for Club Brugge fans to sing “You’ll Never Walk Alone” before each home match, but for Champions League visitors Leicester City, the tune must have been a sour reminder of their 4-1...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Can Arsenal start Champions League campaign on positive note versus PSG?

    Arsenal are preparing to meet Paris Saint-Germain in their opening fixture of the Champions League and, if history heeds any warnings, it’s that the Gunners have little margin for error even in these early stages of the...

    • Posted September 12, 2016
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  • MOTD: Swansea City 2-2 Chelsea

    Swansea City awoke the beast. They poked and prodded and kicked Diego Costa, who carries the nickname “El Cholo” from his days at Atletico Madrid, in hopes of provoking the violent outbursts that marred his last league...

    • Posted September 11, 2016
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