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Champions League Group Play Draw

Thursday’s Champions League draw set up a few interesting reunion match-ups in Group Play. Real Madrid’s new star Kaka will return to Milan, while Eto’o and Zlatan Ibrahimovic will revisit their old clubs in Group F’s Barcelona-Inter match-up. Full group listings below… GROUP A- Bayern Munich, Juventus, Bordeaux, Maccabi Haifa GROUP B- Manchester United, CSKA…

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Altidore keen to make an Hull impact

Jozy Altidore is hungry for more after making an instant impression in Hull colors at the weekend and hopes to start against Southend. The 19-year-old USA striker shrugged off the effects of jetlag to come off the bench and set up the winning goal in Saturday’s Premier League victory over Bolton at the KC Stadium….

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Aston Villa End Liverpool's Home Run

Aston Villa ended Liverpool’s 31-match unbeaten home Premier League record with a deserved 3-1 victory at Anfield on Monday night. The Reds slumped to their second league defeat in nine days to put their title credentials firmly on the line. Villa produced a defiant, organized display and fully merited their first win at Anfield since…

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Sky Blue FC Win Inaugural WPS title

Sky Blue FC’s fairy tale run through the Women’s Professional Soccer Playoffs finished with a happy ending. Heather O’Reilly scored the only goal of the game as Sky Blue FC captured the inaugural WPS Championship presented by MedImmune with a 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Sol. The victory capped a worst-to-first transformation for Sky…

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Burnley shock Manchester United

Burnley defeated Manchester United 1-0 at Turf Moor, while Liverpool, Tottenham and Birmingham all recorded Premier League victories. Brian Jensen saved a penalty as Burnley repelled the threat of the champions to record a shock win on their first home game in the top flight since 1976. Robbie Blake had put the hosts in front…

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Becks: Return to Europe can wait

England and Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder David Beckham insists he has given little thought to a much-touted return to Europe in January. Beckham is adamant that his sole focus at present remains on helping the Galaxy enjoy a productive end to the MLS season. He did take in a successful loan spell at AC Milan…

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Mexico 2 – USA 1

Charlie Davies gave the U.S. a dream start when he got behind the defense off a Landon Donovan pass and finished in the 9th minute. But the home side controlled possession and fought back with Israel Castro knocking in a cracker from 25 yards in the 19th minute. And Miguel Sabah hitting the winner in…

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Hodgson Full Of Dempsey Praise

Fulham boss Roy Hodgson has praised American star Clint Dempsey for becoming a better player since he took charge at Craven Cottage. Dempsey played a major part in helping Fulham finish seventh last season to earn them a place in the inaugural Europa League. But the United States star hardly had time to catch his…

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Altidore Headed To Hull City

The transfer saga of American forward Jozy Altidore has come to its end as the 19-year-old has signed a one year loan deal to play for Hull City in the English Premier League. Altidore agent Lyle Yorks informed Soccer365 this morning that the Home Office work permit hearing will be on Monday. Fulham and Everton…

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Bayern looking to reclaim crown

The new German Bundesliga season begins on Friday, with reigning champions Wolfsburg likely to face a renewed challenge from Bayern Munich. The Wolves’ unexpected title triumph last season has reinforced the Bundesliga’s unpredictable reputation. Few would have had Wolfsburg down as serious title candidates last August and not many would have predicted their glory at…

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Altidore Status Up In The Air at Villarreal

Villarreal striker Jozy Altidore is yet to discover whether he will be on his way out of the club this summer. The United States international was widely tipped to be on the move during the transfer window, with a loan deal seemingly on the cards. The 19-year-old has struggled to make an impact in Spain…