Champions League Quarterfinals Second Leg Previews

The Champions League quarterfinals continue this week. Top teams across Europe will meet in second-round clashes as they vie for a spot in the final four and look to extend their quests to be crowned Champions of Europe. Here’s what to watch. Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich – Tuesday, April 18 Bayern Munich will travel…

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Champions League Quarterfinals 1st Leg Previews

The UEFA Champions League is back this week as the eight remaining teams in the competition continue to scrap it out in their campaign to be crowned champions of Europe. Here’s our preview of the action this week and where to find it. Borussia Dortmund vs. AS Monaco – Tuesday April 11 Tuesday’s clash at…

USA Soccer

U.S. Faces Tough Task as World Cup Qualifiers Resume

Qualification for the 2018 World Cup in Russia resumes this week. In CONCACAF, the FIFA division that encompasses North America, Central America and the Caribbean, the United States is one of six nations to have advanced to the final round of qualifiers, known as the Hexagonal. The Hexagonal With the semi-ironic nickname, “The Hex,” the…

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Greatest Champions League Comeback of All Time

The Champions League round of 16 resumes this week. Two of the marquee ties of the round – Barcelona vs. Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich vs. Arsenal – look all but decided. Barça were pasted 4-0 in the first leg at the Parc des Princes last month, while Arsenal suffered a humiliating 5-1 defeat at…

MLS Preview

MLS 2017 Season Preview

The new Major League Soccer season gets underway this week. The Seattle Sounders will look to defend their first ever MLS Cup title as expansion outfits Minnesota United and Atlanta United will both set out on their maiden seasons in the league. Let’s take a look at what else we can expect as MLS enters…

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The Beginner’s Guide to European Soccer Leagues

Want to know your Serie A from your Ligue 1? Or why qualifying for the Champions League is good while making it to the Championship League is bad? To that end, we bring you this basic primer to the top European soccer competitions. The English Premier League As the top-flight league in English soccer, the…

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What to Watch for in the Champions League Round of 16

Europe’s top-tier club competition resumes this week. With the group stage behind us, we look ahead to the match-ups between the 16 remaining teams vying to be crowned champions of European club soccer. Paris Saint Germain vs. Barcelona Ligue 1 powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain have been the dominant force in French soccer in recent seasons but…

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Leicester Fight for Premier League Survival at Swansea

Last season Leicester City became the most unlikely title winners in the history of the Premier League. Twelve months later, the Foxes find themselves embroiled in a battle to avoid dropping down to the second division of British football. With just one point separating them from the drop zone, Claudio Ranieri’s Leicester face a trip…

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