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The most popular sports franchises of all time

People love to get behind a sporting franchise as it allows them to closely follow the sport they love while experiencing the ups and downs of their team. Not every team is going to win...

20 players with most goals ever in World Cup

Wearing your country’s colors at any event is something that fills players with immense pride, but doing so at a World Cup is a feeling that all soccer players dream of, even as a young child. All of that...

Explaining the biggest underdog story in sports history

There’s nothing we like better than a good underdog story. From the fictional, like Rudy or Hoosiers, to the absolutely real, like U.S. men’s hockey team’s Miracle on Ice – it fuels our love of...

Why America doesn’t focus on soccer too much

America has a passion for sport, and fans just can’t get enough of the drama. Sports like football, basketball, and baseball are followed across the country, but there is one sport that is seemingly left...

Biggest underdog wins in pro sports history

All sports fans love an underdog story. Throughout history there have been upsets, and then there have been the biggest underdog successes. There are levels to professional sport, but these unlikely heroes proved spirit goes...

Barcelona signs young Dutch midfielder Frenkie De Jong for 75M euros

Barcelona signed promising 21-year-old Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong from Ajax for 75 million euros ($85.5 million) on Wednesday, although he won’t start playing for the Spanish champions until next season. The deal could reach 86 million euros ($98 million)...

How Real Madrid became the biggest soccer club in the world

Soccer is pretty much the most followed sport on the planet, and it even is growing in popularity in the United States. Of all the teams in the world, Real Madrid are one of the few who have complete...

The case for and against P&R in the US

On May 2nd, 2016, Tottenham and Chelsea FC tied 2-2 at Stamford Bridge. When the final whistle blew at the end of the match, one of the most remarkable feats in the English football, or sports as a whole,...

Is Pep Guardiola the greatest manager ever?

Guardiola had 15 playing years in the sport, but he didn’t get onto the pitch as often as he would have liked through injury. That time on the sidelines was a constant reminder to him that soccer players’ careers...

Real Madrid has reasons to remain optimistic in post-Ronaldo era

A new era has begun for Real Madrid, who is now playing without long-tenured star Cristiano Ronaldo. After having Ronaldo as the face of the club for so many years, nobody knew how the team...

Excitement intensifies following Ronaldo’s Juventus debut

Arguably the best soccer player in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo has finally had his first game in the black and white Juventus jersey. Although the game was just a friendly versus the Juventus B team,...

Greatest moments in World Cup history

The soccer World Cup brings together the best international teams in the world to battle it out to see which is the best. The tournament is followed by millions of soccer fans and the hopes...

Can Manchester United ever restore their glory years?

Ever since the Premier League began, there has been one team who rose above the rest the most. That team was Manchester United, and under the leadership of their iconic manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, they were unstoppable. Several years have...

Can the Lopetegui earthquake hurt Spain’s World Cup chances?

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The Americans are coming… to the English Premier League

ADVERTISEMENT googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('ad_pos_sr-desktop-top'); }); The English Premier League is one of the best places to watch...

Brazilian soccer academy Fire kills 10, Ninho de Urubu training grounds

A Brazilian soccer academy Fire kills 10 early Friday swept through the sleeping quarters of an academy for Brazil’s popular professional soccer club Flamengo, killing 10 people and injuring three, most likely teenage players, authorities said. Firefighters were called just...

The most underrated soccer players of all time

In most sports some players or athletes are shining lights, making everyone else around them seem less spectacular. That doesn’t mean those athletes are no good, and it just shows that you need to look at what they do...

The life of Diego Maradona

When people talk about the greatest soccer players ever, they often mention Diego Maradona alongside Messi, Ronaldo, and Pele. The thing that puts Maradona above others in the conversation is the fact that he basically won the World Cup...

Was Thierry Henry the best ever English Premier League player?

The English Premier League began back in 1992, and since then there have been thousands of extremely talented players. Soccer is a worldwide sport, and some of the best players on the planet compete in England. One player who...

The biggest comebacks in team sports

It isn’t over until it’s over, and some of these sports teams were inspired to victory despite looking down and out. These are the greatest sporting comebacks in team sports history. Liverpool, 2005 Champions League final Milan...

You need a team, not a star, to succeed

Coming into the 2018 World Cup, there were three players who were the main focal point: Argentina’s Leo Messi, Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Brazil’s Neymar. But even with such high expectations, none of the three...