From the Field

Real Madrid v Atletico de Madrid - UEFA Champions League Final

Real Madrid battles back to win La Decima, historic UCL final

Just four miles separate Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid and, in a thrilling UEFA Champions Leauge final, three goals were the difference between the two Spanish giants  in an enthralling 120-minute battle that ended with a historic La Decima for Los Blancos. Sergio Ramos rescued Real Madrid in the 93rd minute, two away from time, to give Real…

Real Madrid CF v Club Atletico Madrid - Copa del Rey

Real Madrid, Atlético Madrid set for UCL final showdown

For the first time in the storied, prestigious competition, two clubs hailing from the same city, Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid, will contest the UEFA Champions League final Saturday in Lisbon, Portugal. The match kicks off from Estádio da Luz at 2:45 p.m. ET on Fox. With history and the coveted European Cup on the…


Bundesliga stalwarts Hamburg stay up, just barely

In a nail-biter of a play-off with Bundesliga 2 team Greuther Fürth, Hamburg SV survived with a 1-1 draw on Sunday, ensuring that Die Rothosen will remain in the German Bundesliga for another year. A founding member of the league in 1963, Hamburg is the only team to never get relegated from the top flight, a…

Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Muenchen - DFB Cup Final

Bayern Munich downs Dortmund to claim German Cup

Bayern Munich defended its DFB-Pokal (German Cup) title on Saturday with 2-0 win against Borussia Dortmund at the Olympiastadion in Berlin. Winners of the Bundesliga, UEFA Champions League and German Cup last season, if Bayern had finished the 2013-14 season with a Cup loss, many would see the season as a disappointment. Remarkably, this is the bar…

Arsenal v Hull City - FA Cup Final

Arsenal captures FA Cup trophy, at long last

The wait was long, the game intense, the same old narrative ready to be written, but Arsenal summoned up the character and resolve to finally end their nine-year titleless hoodoo: The Gunners are the 2013-14 FA Cup champions. With a victory parade already planned, Arsene Wenger’s men came into Saturday’s final against Hull City at…

FC Barcelona v Club Atletico de Madrid - La Liga

Atlético Madrid wins historic La Liga title

Atlético Madrid played with the spirit and intensity of a champion all season, and especially at the Camp Nou on Saturday as they battle back undeterred to claim the coveted La Liga trophy. Los Colchoneros had to claw upstream from an early deficit after Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez hit a right-footed wondergoal that meant, if the result…


Suarez, Sturridge and Toure: The EPLs top 10 scorers and their boots

Contents1. Luis Suarez: Liverpool (31 goals) adidas F50 TRX2. Daniel Sturridge: Liverpool (21 goals) Nike Hypervenom Phantom3. Yaya Touré: Manchester City (20 goals) PUMA evoPOWER 14. Sergio Agüero: Manchester City (17 goals) PUMA evoSPEED 1.25. Wayne Rooney: Manchester United (17 goals) Nike Hypervenom Phantom6. Wilfried Bony: Swansea City (16 goals) Nike Mercurial Vapor IX7. Edin Džeko: Manchester City (16 goals)…


Atletico Madrid, Barcelona set for La Liga title decider

FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid have given everything for 37 La Liga games this season, but only one matters now: Saturday’s title decider at Camp Nou, which kicks off at noon ET. The scenario is simple. If Barcelona wins, they capture the league. Anything but, Atletico reigns supreme. The match also might see the on-field…

Previews - UEFA Europa League Final

History at stake as Benfica, Sevilla play Europa final

A European champion will be anointed today when Portuguese kings Benfica take on Spanish standouts Sevilla in the UEFA Europa League final in Turin, Italy. The much-anticipated match kicks off at 2:45 p.m. with the stakes including the right to lift the trophy and play in next year’s UEFA Super Cup against whomever wins the…

Manchester City v West Ham United - Premier League

Championship City: Sky Blues soar to EPL title

During the 2013-14 Premier League season, Manchester City sat top of the table for a total of only 15 days, the shortest amount of time by any eventual champion. For City fans, one day would have been enough, as long as that day was Sunday, the final match day in the EPL. So it was…

SC Freiburg v FC Schalke 04 - Bundesliga

Twists and turns in store on Bundesliga’s final day

The Bundesliga season comes to an end on Saturday with plenty yet to be decided. (All games kick off at 9:30am EST.) First place has never been in doubt, Bayern Munich claimed that spot from the beginning (officially in March, which was a record). Borussia Dortmund overcame numerous injury woes and solidified second. These things…


Sky Blues, Reds shoot for title on Silverware Sunday

An English Premier League season rife with as many twists and turns as astute followers can recall comes to a close Sunday with two clubs—Manchester City and Liverpool—still fighting valiantly to claim the title of champions. The Sky Blues climbed to the summit on Wednesday with a tension filled 4-0 victory at home against Aston…

Aston Villa v Manchester City - Premier League

Manchester City faces Aston Villa with title destiny in hand

“I love Crystal Palace so much …” Although many a fan walking the streets of south London on Monday was screaming this or something very close, these words came from the northwest of England and the Twitter account of Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri. The Frenchman’s club was given an unexpected lifeline in the race for…


Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begović details his pre-match routine

As Stoke City prepares for the final English Premier League weekend of the season, a derby with bitter rivals West Bromwich Albion, we had the chance through our partners at Sells to get inside the mind of standout shot-stopper Asmir Begović. An elite goalkeeper both for the Potters and for Bosnia and Herzegovina, for which…


Juventus seize Serie A title without lacing up a cleat

Juventus won its third straight Serie A title on Sunday without even playing, as second-place AS Roma lost to second-worst Catania by a surprising 4-1 score. Since Roma lost on Sunday, Juventus’ 8-point lead became mathematically insurmountable. This championship is also the 30th Serie A title in the club’s history. Even though championship celebrations are…