Peter Stöger to replace Peter Bosz

Following Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 defeat to Werder Bremen last Saturday, the club has announced that they have sacked Peter Bosz as the club’s manager, and have replaced the Dutchman with former Köln boss Peter Stöger. Following Dortmund’s 5-0 win over 3. Liga side FC Magdeburg in the DFB Pokal, die Schwarzgelben has failed to win any of…

Chapecoense: One Year Later

The date is November 23, 2016. Chapecoense has forced a 0-0 draw against Argentinean giants San Lorenzo. The Brazilian club has made it to the finals of the Copa Sudamericana, moving past their opponents on away goals after a 1-1 draw in Argentina. In the locker room, the team celebrates their first cup final appearance,…

Patrice Evra banned until June

Patrice Evra has been banned from play by UEFA until June of 2018, following his contract termination at Olympic Marseille. The 36 year old fullback was involved in a skirmish with OM fans on November 2nd, during the warm-up before a Europa League match against Vitoria Guimaraes, where the 36 year old kicked a supporter in…

A look back at the RFK Stadium

On October of 1961, the District of Columbia Stadium was opened in America’s capital of Washington DC, on East Capitol Street, adjacent to the DC Armory. Now known as the RFK Stadium, the fifty six year old venue will have hosted its last game.   The historic stadium has been the home of thirteen different…

FC Barcelona may no longer play in La Liga

It’s the 47th minute. A corner is awarded to Barcelona. Messi takes it. He whips it into the box on his left, and he finds the head of Sergio Busquets, who heads it into the back of the net! The deadlock is broken! Barca go one up at home against Las Palmas; but the stadium…