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UEFA Champions League 2013: Dortmund, Chelsea and Napoli all triumphant

Borussia Dortmund, Chelsea and Napoli all earned important away victories on Tuesday.<p>Going in to the day all eyes were on London and thankfully, Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund did not disappoint. After both sides scored in the first half, Robert Lewandowski proved the hero with a late breakaway that …

UEFA Champions League 2013: Madrid down Juve; Bayern and Paris Saint-Germain win big

We've reached the halfway point of this season's group stages in the Champions League. Real Madrid, PSG and Bayern Munich are looking good for the next round while other teams still face a battle.<p>What a day in the Champions League! Three massive routs, a four-goal performance by one player, a …

Bale, the beginning of a bumpy ride - MARCA.com (English version)

The physical therapists and medical team at Real Madrid will have to pamper Gareth Bale as much as possible in order to prevent Florentino Pérez's …

Neymar Is Better Than Gareth Bale, Claims Barcelona Star Adriano

Barcelona full-back Adriano has told Spain's Cadena Ser radio station that he believes his countryman Neymar to be a better player than Gareth Bale, as attention continues to fall on La Liga's two big summer signings.<p>Per ESPNFC's Dermot Corrigan, Adriano spoke of his belief that Neymar's …

Wayne Rooney continues to make himself a problem at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney's recent hypocritical revisionism over his role at Manchester United appears to be opening up an old wound, much to the detriment of the club.<p>At least we now know that the rumours over a feud between Wayne Rooney and Sir Alex Ferguson have some truth to them. Manchester United's number …

UEFA World Cup 2014 qualifying: Multiple teams clinch spots for Brazil with one round left

Several teams claimed automatic qualifying spots for next summer's World Cup while others secured spots in the playoff round.<p>More than a year ago, UEFA began the process of deciding which teams would qualify for the 2014 World Cup and which would face an additional playoff game to earn a place. …

Juventus Boss Fears Paul Pogba Exit, Fuels Arsenal and Chelsea Talk

Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has admitted he fears the Serie A club do not have the power to resist offers for their rising stars such as Paul Pogba, which could open the door for the likes of Arsenal and Chelsea to make bids.<p>Pogba left Manchester United for Juventus in 2012 and he made a …

Gareth Bale sparks immediate bond with Cristiano Ronaldo with impressive impact on Real Madrid debut

After his club’s draw at Villarreal late on Saturday night, Cristiano Ronaldo strolled through the bowels of the El  Madrigal stadium on his way to the Real Madrid bus.<p>Spotting an English reporter he recognised he grinned and, affecting a comedy Mancunian accent, greeted him with: “a’right mate?” …

La Liga, Week 4: Barca wins, Real Madrid held by Villarreal

Barcelona stayed perfect thanks to a 94th minute goal from Alexis Sanchez while Real Madrid were held to a 2-2 draw by Villarreal.

Real Madrid Makes Ronaldo Highest Paid Soccer Player With $200 Million Deal

Two of the world’s most valuable sports brands–Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo–have come to terms on a five-year, $206 million contract that will keep the Portuguese striker with the Spanish soccer team through the 2020 season.<p>In our most recent take on the world’s most valuable sports brands, …

Transfer Talk Blog

19 hours ago<p><i>Clubs are slowly turning their eyes toward the summer window. Transfer Talk has updates on all the latest rumours.</i><p>Man United to pay …

Mesut Özil class in debut triumph cannot hide all Arsenal's familiar flaws at the back

There was so much to get excited about in Arsenal’s bold 3-1 victory over Sunderland – and not just Mesut Özil’s debut – yet there is also enough cause for concern to worry about their weaknesses.<p>Even after a victory that took Arsène Wenger’s side to the top of the table, and a performance from …

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has asked Iker Casillas to play only in the Champions League

It was well beyond midnight. Carlo Ancelotti looked anxious to make his way home. He knew the question was coming. He had just seen his Real Madrid side maintain their unbeaten start to the Spanish season, and his goalkeeper deserved praise. Instead Diego López, after a series of excellent saves in …

Arsenal Blog - ESPN FC

6 days ago<p>Next season, Arsenal will have a new No.1. Unfortunately for new signing Bernd Leno, it's not him. After three years wearing the No.33 …

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Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo are all smiles http://gu.com/p/3tyxq Real Madrid show off £166m worth of talent

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger to bid £80 million for Mesut Ozil, Angel di Maria and Abel Hernandez

Arsène Wenger is preparing a dramatic £80 million spending spree in the final hours of the transfer window, with Arsenal hoping to sign Real Madrid midfielders Mesut Ozil and Ãngel di Maria as well as Palermo striker Abel Hernandez.<p><b>TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY: LIVE</b><p>There is also interest in backup …

Real Madrid: What Gareth Bale Is Really Worth Compared to Other Recent Deals

Gareth Bale's transfer to Real Madrid has been a long time coming. Yet while the desire of those two parties to get together may have been strong, Tottenham Hotspur were not going to let their prize asset go without being substantially compensated.<p>That was a luxury for them, as Bale had three years …

Mesut Ozil: 10 Things You Need to Know About Arsenal's New Signing

“I can guarantee you every player who wants to join us, the first question is: “Do you play in the Champions League or not?” It is as simple as that. The players who want to come, or go somewhere or not, is decided on that. That is the first requirement of the <b>top, top, top level players</b>.’”- Arsene …

USA vs. Mexico: A history of 'Dos a Cero'

Nothing defined American soccer in the 2000's better than Dos a Cero. Four matches, four 2-0 wins and, on Tuesday, the U.S. will try to carry the tradition into the current decade.<p>You can find live coverage of the Confederations Cup playoff between the USMNT and Mexico right here<p>If the United …

Barcelona: Why Neymar Will Prove to Be Better Value Than Gareth Bale

The two biggest faces to join La Liga this summer are none other than Neymar and Gareth Bale. Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid broke the bank to bring these two prolific forwards to Spain, and both will be hoping that their expensive new signing pays off.<p>Neymar and Bale are two completely …

Who Will Fill the Mesut Ozil Gap for Real Madrid?

Mesut Ozil's days as Real Madrid's creative influence are over. His £42 million switch to Arsenal came as a shock to many—and his absence will surely be felt. But, with several new additions to the squad, Los Blancos will attempt to plug the hole left by the German through a variety of attacking …

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Lionel Messi Highlight Video Shows off His Insane Skills on the Ball

We all know that Lionel Messi is the best player in the world. What makes him so great? His technique and skill on the ball separate him from just about everyone else on the planet. Watch and admire the world-class skill!<p>H/t to reddit user Arg for the video.