Category Archive: UEFA Champions League

The end of Spain, and the end of Barca

  Sevilla, Espana – When Fernando Torres scored against Germany in 2008 to help Espana hoist her first International trophy at the Euro,  he did not know he was forging a new football… Continue reading

Love the World Cup

    Rio, Brasil – Game is ON!  The most anticipated event of 2014?  Without a doubt will be the day to day events of the World Cup.  It is beyond the joy… Continue reading

Arsenal Will Win Trophies This Year.

North London, UK  –  Did you see the new kids in town?  Yes, the chronic underachievers at the New Highbury, they have a new strut, and it’s got one fine skip and hop! … Continue reading

Brazil to Win the World Cup in 2014

Rio, Brasil – So these guys won another international trophy.  The first one since Copa America in 2007.  That is a long time waiting for a team like Brasil.  The Confederations Cup 2013… Continue reading

Barcelona- Still the Best, Arsenal – Take a Rest.

Barcelona, Munchen, Europe – The past couple days confirmed what we already know.  Arsenal, with its recent austerity measures will not move on in the UCL and will likely finish 5th in a… Continue reading

European History Leading Up to WWI

Sarajevo, Bosnia – Every once in a while, sports takes a back seat to life.  That was the case in 1914, when war broke out after Duke Franz Ferdinand was shot in Sarajevo. … Continue reading

What is Wrong with Arsenal?

  London, England – That was it, 2004, Henry, Bergkamp, Pires, Ljungberg, Viera, Campbell, the list goes on.  All of them retaining some level of statue and namesake when mentioned in Gunners folklore. … Continue reading

Most Memorable Soccer / Football Moments

All Time Soccer / Football Moments 1) Mexico – 1970: Deemed the best team ever assembled.  Jairzinho, Rivelino, Carlos Alberto, Tostao, and of course, Pele were stellar as they won all qualifying matches… Continue reading

TOP 10 SPORT MOMENTS OF 2012

TOP TEN SPORT MOMENTS OF 2012 It’s been a great year, from the Super Bowl Playoffs traversing through to the Euro and Olympics, we are back to the NFL Playoffs and a chance… Continue reading

Messi or Ronaldo, Who is the Best in the World?

Barcelona, Catalan, Spain – Ronaldo overpowers his opponents.  Messi is simply a thing of beauty. I realize both have not really stepped up to the plate in international competition to the point of… Continue reading