Archive for November, 2013

The Coming Of An European Super League?

Sunday, November 10th, 2013:

European Soccer is already considered by most people to be the best place to see the most talented soccer players in the world. Europe, though, is divided into several groups of some of the best soccer leagues in the world. These include the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A, and French Ligue 1. There is a new proposal that is being pitched, though. The proposal comes from Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis. What he proposes is that a new European Super League be formed which draws from the biggest and best teams in the top […] Read More →

The UEFA Champions League’s Racial Black Eye

Friday, November 1st, 2013:

The struggle over racism has been going on for quite some time and will continue to do so for quite some time in the future. This is absolutely no excuse, but it does happen and even in settings as fantastic as the UEFA Champions League. Well, racism has reared its ugly head again with the abuse spewed during a match at Manchester City’s Yaya Toure by fans in Moscow. It happened during the match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow when the crowd started directing “monkey chants” at Toure, a player from the Ivory Coast. During the match Toure urged […] Read More →

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