Felipe Cabrera

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Ranking the 20 best players in the Premier League: January 2017

but Simeone's Atletico at lowest point ahead of Barca tie

The Rojiblancos have hit greater heights ever since the arrival of the Argentine coach at the end of 2011, but are struggling somewhat this term<p><b>COMMENT</b><p>"Loves that kill never die." That was the message on one of the numerous banners held aloft by Atletico Madrid fans outside the team's hotel on …

Another Beckham Law? How a Brexit-inspired tax break could lure the likes of Messi to Serie A

A proposed change to the Italian tax system would make the country something of a tax haven for the game's biggest earners<p><b>COMMENT</b><p>Last November, Pirelli president and former Inter director Tronchetti Provera admitted that there was one player he would love to see at San Siro above all others. …

Real Madrid Transfer News: Paulo Dybala, Alvaro Morata Exchange Rumours Emerge

Real Madrid are reportedly considering offering Alvaro Morata to Juventus as part of a possible deal that’d take Paulo Dybala to the Santiago Bernabeu in the summer.<p>According to <i>Corriere dello Sport</i> (h/t Lorenzo Bettoni of CalcioMercato.com), Morata would be keen to move back to Turin, where he …

A plane carrying a beloved soccer team crashed in Colombia, killing almost everyone on board

The final death toll is unclear.<p>A charter plane carrying 81 people, including members of an upstart Brazilian soccer team that had won national acclaim for an unexpected march to a championship match, crashed in the mountains of Colombia Monday night, killing almost everyone on board.<p>The team, …

Chapecoense fans gather in grief at football club's stadium in Brazil

Mourners wear football team’s colours and place tributes outside club’s arena in Chapecó after plane crash in Colombia<p>Hundreds of Chapecoense fans have gathered at the football club’s stadium in Chapecó, Brazil, to mourn the players and staff killed in a plane crash in Colombia.<p>Related: Colombia …

Brazilian soccer clubs to loan players for free to keep Chapecoense in Serie A

By Marissa Payne<p>, Reporter<p>A group of Brazilian soccer teams hope to help Chapecoense recover after the majority of its players died in a plane crash Monday. In a statement published Tuesday, the clubs offered to loan players free of charge to populate the team during the 2017 season.<p>“We are sad, we …

Brazil

Bundesliga Leaders RB Leipzig Are Much More Than a German Leicester

For outsiders, a curious facet of the Bundesliga post-match ritual is the joint press conference given by the two teams' coaches. It makes sense, though. Teams and their bosses have all week to make their plans and rehearse their best moves, but on matchday, they don't exist in isolation. It's …

adidas unveils new women's cleats in awesome ad with USWNT star Becky Sauerbrunn

"We're nothing like men. We don't play like them, we don't move like them, we don't flop like them."<p>Instead of doing what they usually do and rolling out some of their more popular designs in women's sizes, adidas is coming out with specially designed women's boots. Their new Metallic Shimmer Pack …

Cristiano Ronaldo takes one last look at the Calderón as Zidane's legacy begins

The Real Madrid forward scored a hat-trick in the last derby against Atlético at the Vicente Calderón, with the numbers starting to add up for his manager<p>Cristiano Ronaldo put his hands on his hips and took a long, lingering look up at the Vicente Calderón. He stood there for a while, alone, …

Soccer

You Can Compost Adidas's Newest Shoe In Your Sink

Adidas manufactures more than 300 million products a year. Shoes, jerseys, hats. Most of that sportswear is made of polymers like thermoplastic or …

Fans serenade Toronto FC before East final against Montreal Impact

While the weather outside truly was frightful, Toronto FC players were warmed by singing, chanting fans at practice Sunday.<p>As snow swirled outside the team's north Toronto training centre, some two dozen members of the Inebriatti supporters group were allowed inside to show the players some love on …

Report: Manchester City planning $246 million swoop for Lionel Messi

They’re going to offer how much?<p>[ MORE: Chelsea goes atop PL following win vs. Middlesbrough ]<p>When it comes to acquiring one of the top players in …

De la pensión al hotel CR7: Así ha cambiado la vida de Cristiano Ronaldo

En 2001, <b>Cristiano tenía 16 años</b> y todavía era un futbolista desconocido para la mayor parte de los aficionados. <b>Viajaba en metro</b>, su salario superaba …

Even Before Michigan Vs. Ohio State Or Playoffs, The Big Ten Is Trending Financially

In recent years, the SEC has meant Southern Excellence = Championships. The Big Ten’s representative in last year’s College Football Playoff, Michigan State, was so PTSD’d by its 38-0 bombshell loss to Alabama, it did not recover from the hangover this season (3-8, 1-7).<p>And to the SEC’s delight, …

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The adidas UltraBOOST Gets Branded in Louis Vuitton by Dent Kicks Custom

Not your bashful pair.<p>Adding to the sphere of DIY sneakers, Dent Kicks Custom has fabricated an adidas UltraBOOST custom which will surely generate …

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Neymar Headline UEFA Team of Year 2016 Nominees

UEFA revealed the nominees for its Team of the Year on Monday, featuring regular contenders like Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and the Barcelona duo of Neymar and Lionel Messi. Stoke City's Joe Allen surprisingly also made the 40-man list ahead of Arsenal's Mesut Ozil.<p>Per MailOnline's Alex …

Here's a thought: how do footballers do what they do?

The relationship between footballers and the media is usually a very simplistic one. Before a match a player is asked what their hopes are for the challenge ahead. Their answer invariably has them looking forward to the game while perhaps including a little deflection when steered towards a subject …

Milan give Silvio Berlusconi theatrical farewell but will he really leave stage? | Paolo Bandini

Milan’s president gave mixed messages about ending his association with the club after a pulsating derby in which Inter’s latest new chapter began well<p>Silvio Berlusconi was not the first person to describe San Siro as ‘La Scala del Calcio’, but you always got the impression that he enjoyed this …

Bayern Munich make for uncomfortable viewing as Dortmund issue statement | Raphael Honigstein

Borussia Dortmund’s victory over Carlo Ancelotti’s side has left the Bundesliga champions in a spot of bother at Säbener Strasse<p>“Willpower”, “passion”, “aggressiveness”, “fight”. The message was a familiar one in Dortmund ahead of the match, but the messenger wasn’t. Thomas Tuchel, the 43-year-old …

The Apple Watch Nike+ will make you miss running with your phone

The Nike+ version of the Apple Watch is a weird one. Setting aside the obvious marketing and business partnership between Nike and Apple, it's …

Are self-folding skateboards the next phase of longboards?

As we’re constantly coming up with ways to become more efficient, a self-folding skateboard seemed like it was next on the docket. So here it is, …

Skateboarding

Today in the adventures of ‘Rickie Fowler’s Very Famous Friend List,’ an appearance by tennis great Serena Williams.<p>Fowler spent the day playing …

Bundesliga table update: Borussia Dortmund wins Der Klassiker

Borussia Dortmund recorded a famous win over Bayern Munich, which puts the Bundesliga’s surprise team Red Bull Leipzig three points clear at the …

Soccer

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Atlético de Madrid vs Real Madrid: Cristiano cierra el Calderón

Cristiano <b>despidió el derbi del Calderón poniendo su nombre en las escrituras del estadio.</b> Un hat-trick de Ronaldo le valió al Real Madrid para golear …