Champions League Round of 16 Set

Champions League last-16 draw via Getty

Via The Guardian – Manchester United have been drawn against Real Madrid in the stand-out tie of the Champions League last 16. Cristiano Ronaldo will return to Old Trafford for the first time since his 2009 move to Madrid in a meeting that also pits Sir Alex Ferguson against José Mourinho. Britain’s two other representatives, […]

Arsenal vs Barcelona in Champions League Knockout Tuesday

Andrey Arshavin, Arsenal

Plenty of good soccer this week, led by the return leg of the Champions League Round of 16. The big game is featured in the Guardian article Arsenal face suffocating assault from a Barcelona provoked by defiance All the striving, all the high ideals, have come to this: a test of exquisite complexity in a […]

Cesc Fabregas, Dimitar Berbatov and Wayne Rooney

Cesc Fabregas, Arsenal

Have you been enjoying the Champions League quarterfinals? Some amazing games the past two days with Bayern Munich (my first team, having been born in that fine city) coming back against Manchester United and Cesc Fabregas leading Arsenal to a tie in their game Wednesday against Barcelona. Oh, and did you hear Wayne Rooney is […]

This Week In Soccer

What, already? That’s right, we are a week away from the start of practice for the Boys High School season and most college programs. The buzz I’m seeing on Facebook is the excitement of packing and preparing to head off to the dorms for the college freshman. For the upper class men, its the reality […]

Three Weeks Left Before Districts?!!

Have to start this week off with a look back – how many of you saw Jack Jewsbury showing off his goal-scoring skills yesterday against the Chicago Fire? Check it out here (Windows Media Player needed) That’s a pair of game-winning assists and a game-winning goal in five games. Sweet. As the title notes, there […]

UEFA Champions League Returns Today

Don’t forget to set the recorders on your way to work today as the knockout round (Sweet 16) begins today with the broadcast of Liverpool vs Inter Milan. 1:30 pm ESPN2 – Liverpool vs Inter 4:00 pm ESPN Classic – AS Roma vs Real Madrid and tomorrow brings 1:30 pm ESPN2 – Arsenal vs AC […]