James Kilpatrick compares the coaches of MLS’ Eastern and Western Conference winning sides.
Archive for October, 2013
This is good use of Twitter from German giant Borussia Dortmund. In revealing the news that manager Jurgen Klopp had signed on til 2018, the official account posted a photo of him signing the contract with the hashtag #echteliebe, which means ‘true love’. Simple and elegant from Dortmund.
Gareth Bale made his mark last night with two goals in Real Madrid’s crazy 7-3 win over Sevilla at the Bernabeu. However, the Welshman might have to get used to having his moments upstaged as he was outdone by a hattrick hero Cristiano Ronaldo. The goal of the game belonged to Sevilla’s Ivan Rakitic who scored an absolute […]
Last week, former French international William Gallas agreed to join Perth Glory in the Australian A-League for the rest of the season. Gallas, who will pocket a nice $700,000 as the club’s marquee player, posed for a photo in his new club colours ahead of his move Down Under. He is expected to make his […]
The Seattle Sounders made it through to the Western Conference semi finals for the fifth straight season with a 2-0 win over the Colorado Rapids, and then also got one over their Cascadia rivals the Vancouver Whitecaps on Twitter. Warning: The content below may hurt your head. On the field, captain Brad Evans and striker […]
FIFA president Sepp Blatter reportedly rubbed Cristiano Ronaldo up the wrong way when discussing the Portuguese player during a recent debate in the Oxford Union. Ronaldo, who scored a hat-trick tonight against Sevilla, decided to acknowledge Blatter with this salute celebration. (GIF via Balls.ie)
The Premier League, Capital One Cup, proposed changes to the World Cup and Sunday’s FAI Cup Final are all on the agenda this week for Neil Sherwin, Ger McCarthy and Willie Gannon.
Gylfi Sigurdsson has found the net a couple of times this season and pretty much all of them have been worthy of the highlight reel. This one undoubtedly tops the lot though, putting Spurs 1-0 up in their League Cup tie with Hull City. (GIF via 101 Great Goals)
Much has been made of Kaka’s difficult last few year’s but the Brazilian proved tonight that he still has a touch of class. Check out his wonderful finish for Milan against Lazio.
Justin Cormick shares his experiences of League of Ireland side Derry City.