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Pele Reveals his Choice of Best Player of Decade

Brazilian icon Pele is synonymous with football. He started playing at age fifteen and scored in his first game. He would go on to win three world cups and be named the greatest player of the century in 1999. 174 more words

World Soccer News

Will Jurgen Klopp’s arrival at Liverpool persuade Philippe Coutinho to ignore Barcelona?

Barcelona’s Neymar was quite vocal in his suggestion that Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho should join him in Catalonia.

It is unlikely his comments will have pleased the red half of Merseyside, but that was before the arrival of a certain person. 376 more words


Why Barcelona starlet Sergi Samper will move to Arsenal in the January transfer window

Barcelona seem to be doing a great job of shooting themselves in the foot at the moment.

Devoid of some of their best players – this is the first time in years where Barca haven’t had Xavi, Andres Iniesta or Lionel Messi in the same side – it’s the perfect opportunity to blood the youngsters. 440 more words


Cristiano Ronaldo driven by Lionel Messi rivalry - Zinedine Zidane

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible goal-scoring feats are motivated by competing with Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, according to Bernabeu legend Zinedine Zidane.

Ronaldo, 30, and 28-year-old Messi are the world’s two most prolific players in front of goal at the elite level and both break various records and set new milestones on a regular basis as they propel their respective clubs to major trophies. 328 more words

La Liga

Louis van Gaal: Biographie & Vision

Louis van Gaal, Robert Heukels, 2010, Visie Sport

Biographien von aktiven Trainern und Spielern sind ja in den meisten Fällen gepflegt langweilig und werden deshalb wohl kaum in diesem Blog erscheinen, es sei denn andere Bücher über Fußball sind irgendwann abgegrast. 400 more words


Barcelona join Chelsea in the race to sign Everton centre-back John Stones this January - report

Barcelona have joined Chelsea in the race to sign Everton centre-back John Stones this January, according to reports in Spain.

Luis Enrique’s side are short on defenders and sporting director Robert Fernandez believes La Blaugrana’s backline needs freshening up with the future in mind. 94 more words


Barcelona's Lionel Messi Faces 22-Month Sentence For Tax Fraud

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) —  Barcelona’s star player Lionel Messi and his father will stand trial for for three counts of tax fraud.

Earlier reports that the prosecution in the case would solely go after Messi’s father have been refuted, according to the Spanish newspaper  169 more words