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Celtic FC Has Outgrown Scotland -- Should They Play In England?

Thomas Lahey | Posted 02.03.2017 | Sports
Thomas Lahey

A lot has been said of Celtic Football Club in the last week. The Scottish champions have enjoyed an undefeated run of 23 matches in the Scottish Prem...

Shaw Gruesomely Injured, Darmian and Mata Disappoint in United Defeat to PSV, Manchester United Champions League Match Day 1 Recap

Marvin Blugh | Posted 09.16.2016 | Sports
Marvin Blugh

The game's demeanor would take a sharp veer when one of United's best performers to date this season would be injured horrifically.

Rooney's Hat Trick Paves United's Return to the Champions League, Manchester United Champions League Qualifier Recap

Marvin Blugh | Posted 08.27.2016 | Sports
Marvin Blugh

Manchester United performed magnificently in the second leg of the Champions League Qualifiers against Club Brugge. Wayne Rooney, the captain, led the way with a hat trick, finding the net for the first time this campaign.

FC Barcelona's Game: Mixing Politics and Sport

Shawn Moksvold | Posted 08.10.2016 | Sports
Shawn Moksvold

Political movements carry an importance that is independent of sport, however much sport happens to entangle itself in those movements; and merely because it is predictable that this occurs does not necessarily make it acceptable.

Reclamation Project: Futbol Club Barcelona (FCB)

Richard-John Mensing, Jr. | Posted 07.22.2014 | Sports
Richard-John Mensing, Jr.

Barcelona's pedigree has taken a hit. The caliber of the Catalans has suffered. Luis Enrique's hire is meant to stop the bleeding, restore confidence and return the club to its rightful place -- and not just back on top of La Liga.

Madrid Is the Current Capital of the Soccer World: But It Is a Most Divided One

Andrei Markovits | Posted 07.07.2014 | Sports
Andrei Markovits

On Saturday, May 24, Real Madrid will be confronting Atlético de Madrid in Lisbon to decide the 2014 European club champion. On virtually all measures -- cultural, social, symbolic, historical -- the gap between these two clubs could not be greater.

WATCH: Champions League Final Recreated With LEGO

Posted 05.29.2013 | Sports

A year removed from Arjen Robben's failed penalty kick in the 2012 Champions League final against Chelsea, the Dutch international came through for Ba...

LIVE: UEFA Champions League Semi-final

Goal.com | Posted 04.23.2013 | Sports

Good evening football fans! Welcome to Goal.com's LIVE coverage of the Champions League semi-final first leg extravaganza between Bayern Munich and Ba...

Manchester United vs. Real Madrid: The Beautiful Game, Lost in a Shocking Decision

Jeffrey Hoffman | Posted 05.06.2013 | Sports
Jeffrey Hoffman

The job of the lead official in any sport is to keep the game flowing with equal fairness to both teams and not ever become the talking point. Last night in Manchester that flow was changed brutally by the referee.

Arsenal Handed Historic Loss

Posted 10.25.2012 | Sports

By Greg Stobart, Goal.com Schalke became the first foreign side to win at Arsenal in nine years as it took advantage of a pitiful display by Arsene...

WATCH: Real Madrid Stunned In Champions League

Posted 10.25.2012 | Sports

By Tom Webber, Goal.com Borussia Dortmund secured a fantastic 2-1 win over Real Madrid with an energetic display in their Champions League clash at...

Barcelona Pulls Off Stunning Comeback

Posted 10.23.2012 | Sports

By James McManus, Goal.com Barcelona overcame a spirited display from Celtic to secure a 2-1 victory courtesy of a stoppage-time winner in their Ch...

WATCH: Chicharito Saves United

Posted 10.23.2012 | Sports

By Avi Creditor, Goal.com Manchester United secured three more precious points in the UEFA Champions League, and the Red Devils have Mexican forwar...

Can Bayern Munich Handle Drogba?

Posted 05.19.2012 | Sports

By Rob Stewart, Goal.com Former Bayern Munich midfielder Dietmar Hamann has backed Didier Drogba to inspire Chelsea to victory in Saturday's Champi...

Barcelona: All the Possessions, Get Robbed

Alan Black | Posted 06.24.2012 | Sports
Alan Black

Barcelona has all the possessions. Seventy-five percent of the play, hundreds of passes, gold ingots embossed with Messi and his ilk. All that treasure waiting to be robbed. It's a perfect plot for some good old London gangsters to exploit.

Man U-Barca Champions League Final Live Blog

Posted 07.28.2011 | Sports

Can Wayne Rooney and his Man U teammates pull off the upset? Or will Lionel Messi and his favored Barca squad make it a repeat of 2009 when the Spanis...

Preview to the Champions League Final

Dan Bigmore | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports
Dan Bigmore

Whatever does transpire, I'm pretty confident that the game will be a spectacle to behold. The flair and confidence of Barcelona against the grit and determination of United. Will it be a chess game, or an exhibition of lightning-quick counter-attacks?

Manchester United vs. Chelsea LIVE UPDATES

Posted 06.12.2011 | Sports

For English football fans, European matches don't get much bigger than this one. Manchester United hosts Chelsea on Tuesday afternoon in the quarte...

The Beauty to Take from an Ugly Game in the UEFA Champions League

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rob Kirkpatrick

Most of the talk centering around this past week's Champions League match between AC Milan and Tottenham has been about a disgraceful lack of sportsmanship. That's unfortunate.

Hoorah for Hapoel: A Core of Anti-Racism

Dana Agmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dana Agmon

Last week, Hapoel Tel Aviv F.C. won its first game at the UEFA Champions League. It was an emotional moment. But when people refuse to understand that many of us have differing political views, such happiness is short-lived.

Barcelona vs. Inter Milan: Players Get Wet & Shirtless (PICTURES)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Barcelona and Inter Milan faced off yesterday in Champions League semifinals play, and the Spanish soccer team's effort to become the first repeat cha...

World Cup Frenemies

Oliver Haydock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Oliver Haydock

If the 2006 battle between Rooney and Ronaldo proved anything, it's that friendships build back up as quickly as they fall apart.

WATCH: 9 Awful Soccer Fails

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 09.14.2011 | Sports

We recently posted a stunningly embarrassing missed goal, but there are many, many deserving candidates. To celebrate the theme, here are nine particu...

Barca's Messi Ballon D'or Fitting Tribute To Little Genius

Gregory M. White | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Gregory M. White

The Golden Boot is not just any award in the world of soccer; it is the award. And this year's 22 year old winner dominated last year's Champions League, scoring the most goals in the tournament.

130 Million Dollars

Greg Barrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Greg Barrow

We could use it right now to feed 8.6 million hungry mouths in Ethiopia through to the end of the year. We really need it right now in Pakistan where it would cover a gaping hole in our budget and give us the cash we need to feed more. It can also buy you arguably the best soccer player in the world.