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, […]

ManU vs Chelsea For EPL Title Sunday

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I get annoyed with all of the Fan Boys that Manchester United and Chelsea have attracted the past few years, so I’m rooting for a Spanish side to win the Champions League this season. Despite that, I am reminded by how the youngsters were attracted to one of these sides when a 20-something starts reminiscing […]

Ryan Giggs And United Face Liverpool on Sunday


If only there were more like him, although then we probably wouldn’t appreciate it as much, like Spring after Winter. Ryan Giggs just celebrated 20 years of play and FIFA recognizes him with a great story In one sense, there was an element of symmetry to it. Last night, 20 years on, Ryan Giggs’ 863rd […]

Matthew La Tissier, Southhampton

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From the Guardian – The Joy of Six: Training-ground set-piece goals From Ernie Hunt’s classic to a magic Matt Le Tissier moment, here are half a dozen goals created on the training ground Watching La Tissier was a great treat during the 90′s, and that’s the same timeframe Cantano It’s often said that Matthew Le […]

We Were Part Of The Record Soccer Crowd In Kansas City!

Bailey Pesek and Taylor Stamper at Arrowhead Stadium

A pair of Nixa Lady Eagles were fortunate enough to attend the recent Manchester United game against the KC Wizards last Sunday. They share a picture of their visit and thoughts on the soccer adventure. Bailey says: Having the opportunity to see Manchester United play in the United States doesn’t happen every day. When my […]

International Friendlies This Week Include ManU, Tottenham

Red Bulls, Thierry Henry

Plenty of good soccer to enjoy this week on TV as well as live (see 4 Tickets Available for Manchester United game on Sunday). It includes the Barclays Challenge in New York City. Rumor has it Thierry Henry will be playing for Red Bull NY by then! WEDNESDAY, July 21 International Club Friendly between PHILADELPHIA […]

Denis Irwin Coaching Clinic Wednesday In KC

Denis Irwin, Manchester United

The Wizards have a clinic scheduled tomorrow morning (Wednesday May 26th) at 10:30 am at their training facility at Swope Park, 6310 Lewis Road, Kansas City, MO. Featured will be former Manchester United great Denis Irwin. It is open to all coaches in the area. For those who don’t recognize the name, Irwin was a […]