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Bradley Expects More At Copa

Despite winning their third Gold Cup in the last four editions, U.S. Men’s National Team coach Bob Bradley says the team can still improve quite a bit when it comes to wrapping up wins. The Americans blew several good chances throughout the tourney when a dagger goal would have essentially sealed victory. “Finishing games has…

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Juve Will Compete For Scudetto – Sacchi

According to Arrigo Sacchi, Juve will be favoured in the Scudetto race by the fact they won’t play in European competitions. After a year in Serie B, Juventus are back with a vengeance, and according to Arrigo Sacchi they have what it takes to compete for the Scudetto. According to the ex Milan, Parma and…

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Sanchez Eyes Quick Recovery

In the aftermath of a Gold Cup final loss to the United States, Mexico boss Hugo Sanchez has quickly turned his attention to claiming Copa America glory. Both CONCACAF nations have been invited to take part in CONMEBOL’s showcase event, which begins in Venezuela later this week. “We don’t like losing, but I think we…

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Parma Offer 10 Million Euros For Guiseppe Rossi

The Gialloblu are desperately trying to sign the young Italian striker from Manchester United after leading the Emiliani to survival last season. Parma want to hold on to Giuseppe Rossi after seeing him in action for the past 6 months at the Tardini stadium. The Gialloblu have in fact officially presented a 10 million Euro…

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Messi Delighted With Henry Deal

Barcelona playmaker Lionel Messi says he is pleased to welcome Thierry Henry to the Nou Camp. The Arsenal striker is moving to Spain in a £16 million deal after agreeing a four-year contract. “Henry is huge, for that reason he comes to Barca,” Messi told El Mundo Deportivo. “A footballer of his quality, with what…

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Feilhaber's Strikes Gold; US beats Mexico

After trailing 1-0 at the half, the United States Men’s National Team rallied to beat Mexico 2-1 in CONCACAF’s Gold Cup Final. Midfielder Benny Feilhaber provided the game winner on an impressive volley in the 73rd minute. Andrés Guardado kicked off the scoring at the end of the first half, after an excellent string of…

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Reports: Henry To Sign With Barcelona

Spanish news outlets are reporting Friday that longtime Arsenal star Thierry Henry has agreed to a four-year deal with Barcelona. The 29-year-old French striker has been a Gunner since 1999, setting a club-record 226 goals in 364 appearances. Henry won two EPL titles and four FA Cups during his stint with the London club, but…

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EL Tri Hero Pardo Ready For U.S.

Fresh from a second half winner to see off Gold Cup darlings Guadeloupe, Mexico star Pavel Pardo is eyeing the chance to finally break their American slump against the U.S. National Team in the final. “In life you get opportunities,” stated the Bundesliga champion. “The last year has been tough and we’ve been unable to…

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Lalas Cools Donovan Speculation

Los Angeles general manger Alexi Lalas has put to bed rumours that the club will be forced to deal Landon Donovan before next season. With David Beckham arriving soon, plus the recent additions of Carlso Pavon and Abel Xavier, observers were becoming concerned that the Galaxy were backing themselves into a salary cap corner. “Where…

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Alan Smith To Sign For Newcastle

Manchester United’s Alan Smith is set to sign for Newcastle United after Sam Allardyce reportedly won the race for his signature. Smith has been deemed surplus to requirements at Old Trafford following the Premiership champions ambitious activity in the transfer market. The former Leeds United star, who has been used in midfield as well as…

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Inter’s Zanetti Calls For Tevez

Inter star Javier Zanetti believes compatriot Carlos Tevez would represent a great signing for the club. The Nerazzurri continue to be linked with a move for the Argentinian, whose future at West Ham is far from secure. “It would be a great signing for us because he is a player that never gives up,” said…

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Pavon Catches Beckham Fever

Fresh Los Angeles strike catch Carlos Pavon admits he is looking forward to teaming with all the stars in the Galaxy, including July arrival David Beckham. “I am glad to be here in one of the biggest teams in MLS,” Pavon said. “(It is good) to be able to play, score goals and to be…

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U.S. Advance To Gold Cup Final

The United States men’s national team defeated Canada 2-1 on Thursday night at Soldier Field in Chicago to advance to the Gold Cup final but were forced to wait to the very end to clinch the victory. Frankie Hejduk and Landon Donovan scored for the U.S. After taking a 2-0 advantage to half the Red,…

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Liverpool Ready To Break Record For Torres

The Sun claim that Liverpool are prepared to break their transfer record by spending £25million on Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres. Goal.com was first to reveal yesterday that Liverpool officials had flown to Spain to hold talks with Atletico over the 23-year-old Spain international. The Sun adds that Reds’ manager Rafael Benitez and chief executive…

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Schuster Eyeing Schneider As Beckham Replacement

Reports in Germany claim that Bernd Schuster will make Schneider his first target if he takes over at Madrid. The German international will replace David Beckham. Should Fabio Capello leave the newly crowned La Liga champions – as is expected now – and Schuster take over, then it is clear the new boss will look…