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European Weekend Rewind: Deportivo upsets Barcelona, Juventus tops Milan and more

Barcelona overcame all odds to secure a historic Champions League result midweek, but the Spanish giant couldn’t quite muster enough energy to role that momentum into league play. 1,927 more words


European Weekend Preview: Dortmund faces Hertha Berlin, FA Cup continues and more

After a thrilling week of UEFA Champions action, domestic leagues and cup fixtures look to continue the excitement this weekend across Europe.

The Bundesliga’s top fixture this weekend sees third-place Borussia Dortmund traveling to fifth-place Hertha Berlin on Saturday. 1,671 more words

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Wednesday European Rewind: Man City advances in FA Cup, Real Madrid earns comeback draw, and more

Manchester City booked their place into the Emirates FA Cup quarterfinals after a 5-1 replay victory over Huddersfield Town.

Pep Guardiola’s side cruised to a home victory after going down early against the second-tier side. 1,279 more words


Depth of Talent

One of the undying joys of sports is watching an underdog beat a massive favorite. The U.S. Olympic hockey team beating the USSR in the semi-finals of the 1980 Winter Olympics is one such win, as was the #15 seed University of Richmond basketball team’s win in the first round against my alma mater, the #2 seed Syracuse Orange. 386 more words


Sunday European Rewind: Tottenham advances in FA Cup, Roma Cruise Past Torino, and more

In England, Tottenham Hotspur booked their place into the F.A. Cup quarterfinals after a 3-0 drubbing of hosts Fulham at Craven Cottage. Harry Kane put the visitors up 1-0 after 16 minutes, finishing off Christian Eriksen’s assist. 1,500 more words


European Weekend Preview: Milan-Fiorentina, English F.A. Cup, and more

Despite no Barclays Premier League action this weekend, there is still an exciting slate of action all-across Europe.

Fifth-round English F.A. Cup action takes place this weekend with 16 teams still having hopes of advancing in this prestigious and historic competition. 1,146 more words


Who's watching the Super Bowl tonight?

I may have lived in the U.S. for 29 years, but you will never persuade me to watch American Football.  The only kind I love, and continue to watch is the English Premier League, F.A. 68 more words