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Clemson University Announces 2012 Men’s Soccer Incoming Class

Clemson have seven new players set to join their squad with several of the nation’s best targets as well as some great local talent from the Upstate. Their new class is listed below in detail. Midfield talent Andy Anglade comes from Alpharetta, GA. He was named in the under 17 Haiti national squad in 2011 and has … Continue reading

Paul Scholes set to return to Manchester United for another year alongside Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs just recently signed yet another one-year extension with Manchester United as the veteran midfielder is in line to make his 900th appearance for the Red Devils in his next match. However, Giggs is not the only veteran Red Devil that is looking to return for another year as recently out of retirement teammate, Paul … Continue reading

West Ham United Youngster Ravel Morrison in Trouble again as English Football Association takes action over his Homophobic Tweet

During his time at Manchester United young 19-year-old winger Ravel Morrison showed great promise on the pitch. However, his time spent off the field was what caused many to question the player’s future. Having been involved in multiple incidents causing the club much grief and frustration the Red Devils and manager Sir Alex Ferguson decided … Continue reading

Liverpool FC: Why Steven Gerrard’s Return Against Everton Is Perfect Timing

Steven Gerrard has spent the last six months agonizing over not being able to participate for his club. It has been frustration after frustration over an injured groin sustained last season, which finally saw him sidelined against Manchester United following a 3-0 victory on the back of a Dirk Kuyt hattrick. While the lineup for … Continue reading

Ryan Giggs and the 10 Best Players Never to Have Played in a World Cup

Winning a World Cup with your country is the perhaps the greatest achievement in football, and possibly the greatest achievement an athlete can aspire to as a team player. For the players listed in this slideshow is it the one achievement that all of them failed to enjoy or even have a chance to achieve. … Continue reading

Arsenal FC: Could You Really Blame Robin Van Persie If He Were To Want Out?

Robin Van Persie scored his 100th Arsenal goal over the weekend when he slotted home a brace against Bolton Wanderers. The Dutch forward has looked in excellent form since returning from injury last season and is the last remaining hope for the Gunners this season. The latest news has him refusing to discuss a new … Continue reading

Liverpool FC: Why Dirk Kuyt Should Start in the Merseyside Derby

For years now Dirk Kuyt has been the unrelenting, run-till-he-dies epitome of all that Liverpool stands for as a player. His heart is on his sleeve in every match for the Reds and as the faithful fans learned last year once again he is clutch when the chips are down. Kuyt emerged as the unlikely … Continue reading

Liverpool FC: Why Craig Bellamy and Kenny Dalglish Is a Match Made in Heaven

Scott Heavey/Getty Images             I’ve grown up with Kenny Dalglish; now to be signed by him is a massive honor. This is an exciting time. When Kenny took over, watching as a fan last season I got the buzz as well – Craig Bellamy, September 2011 The above statement was … Continue reading

English Premier League: Individual Awards and Team of the Month for August 2011

The first month of the 2011-12 Barclays Premier League has come to a close. As the clubs now return to their campaigns following the flurry of action in the Transfer Market, it looks to have been a deadline day to remember. Each and every team worked to the wire trying to finish their last minute … Continue reading

Barcelona Complete Signing of Udinese Winger Alexis Sanchez

(Bleacher Report) Thursday saw Barcelona complete the signing of Italian club Udinese’s prize wide man Alexis Sanchez. The player is set to move to the Nou Camp after a reported £23 million fee was finalized between the two clubs. It is hard to figure where he will fit into the team as Lionel Messi, David … Continue reading