• Category: Soccer

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    Manchester United Falls From the Top…of the Forbes List

    Sir Alex Ferguson and Manchester United may have the English Premier League all but wrapped up with five matches left to play and a thirteen point lea...
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    USA Crosses the Border with a Coveted Point

    There are very few times that a tie in any sport is acceptable. No, not in football. No, not in the MLB All-Star game. And no, not in a race. But when...
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    Ronaldo Gets the Best of Messi

    On Tuesday, the two kings of soccer collided in the Copa del Rey semifinals where, much to the pleasure of most sports fans, there can be no draws. Cr...
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    Two Powerhouses Clash in Champions League

    College basketball and Major League Baseball are revving up for an exciting spring. Football is winding down. But futbol is already in full swing. Yes...
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    Which Sport has the Toughest Overtime?

    After this weekend, which players are struggling worse– the college basketball players who endured a five-overtime thriller at Notre Dame or the...
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    USA Faces a Must Win Against Jamaica

    I know Week 1 of the NFL was this past weekend, but after tonight’s Monday Night doubleheader the focus of the country SHOULD go to the United S...
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    My Belated Picks for the English Premier League

    The 2012-13 Premiership campaign is about three weeks old. But in those short weeks a lot has happened. Manchester United got off to a slow start losi...
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    Manchester United and Manchester City Stay Atop the Table

    When Manchester United and Manchester City are on the same field it is always a match to remember. The same can be said, however, when they each are m...
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    Should Penalty Kicks Decide a Champion?

    Over the weekend Chelsea and Bayern Munich faced off in the UEFA Champions League final in a battle of two squads that many said should not have even ...
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    Off-Base Percentage: Soccer Coverage is Growing

    Off-Base Percentage is a weekly post about the lighter side of sports, mainly baseball. Whether it occurs on the field, in the locker room, or in the ...
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    Chelsea, Down a Man, Cannot Hold On

    Chelsea and Manchester City faced off yesterday in the Community Shield match that always pits the English Premier League champion (Manchester City) a...
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    Off-Base Percentage: Usain Bolt Wants to Play Soccer

    Off-Base Percentage is a weekly post about the lighter side of sports, mainly baseball. Whether it occurs on the field, in the locker room, or in the ...
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    Lionel Messi Continues to Break Records

    It took forty years, but Lionel Messi of the Spanish soccer club Barcelona broke German striker Gerd Muller’s record for most goals scored in a ...
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    Manchester City Turns the Corner

    Remember how big of a deal it was for Red Sox fans to beat the Yankees in the 2004 ALCS after being down three games? They made history and then went ...
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    Los Angeles Galaxy Win Another Cup; Lose Star(s)

    The Major League Soccer season came to an end Saturday with a rematch of last year’s MLS Cup between the Los Angeles Galaxy and Houston Dynamo. ...