1. How NBA Fans Are Destroying the League

    I loved the NBA, I grew up watching Michael Jordan dunking all over everybody, I loved the "best basketball league in the world." Now I'm sick of it—not of basketball, of the NBA...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about over 5 years ago 402 reads 27 comments

  2. Cristiano Ronaldo: "If Everyone Played Like Me, We Would Become World Champs!"

    It's a super weekend for football fans, as the European qualifying round for the 2010 World Cup continues. Not surprisingly, teams will be playing their hearts out as they desperately try to make it to South Africa...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 857 reads 26 comments

  3. The Diagnosis: Why Michel Platini's Decision To Reduce CL Spots Is Right

    UEFA chairman Michel Platini is trying to open the doors of the Champions League for teams from weaker nations, from a football perspective, of course. Nevertheless, big teams are opposing this movement...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 315 reads 14 comments

  4. JVR'S Diagnosis: Barcelona vs. Bayern

    Some days ago everybody was stunned by the Champions League's (from now on "CL") second leg results. Liverpool - Real Madrid? 4-1. Barcelona - Lyon? 5-2, remember? Oh and Bayern - Sporting? That was the game of the famous 7-1...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 701 reads 8 comments

  5. Barcelona Targets Petr Chech

    Barcelona is possibly going to make a move for Chelsea's keeper this Summer. Chech's agent, Pavel Zika, said in an interview to a Czech newspaper, that Barcelona has shown some interest in hiring his client...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 253 reads 3 comments

  6. Global Crisis and Sports: What Happens When The Fountain Stops?

    The global crisis is here, there is no denial of that. And it's not the ordinary people who are losing their money, the billionaires are feeling it too...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 164 reads 0 comments

  7. HAVE YOUR SAY! The Gunners' Blues: Is It Time for Wenger To Leave?

    The buzz is in the air. Should Wenger leave Arsenal? YEAH! - Four season = zero trophies. - Fifth place (behind A. Villa!). - Has not hold on to any great players, that he discovered (Flamini, Hleb)...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 151 reads 0 comments

  8. Is There Room for the NFL in Europe?

    Spring is coming, but this year there's no football in Europe. The NFL decided to end definitely with the European league, because it wants to change its international marketing strategy. That just drives me mad...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 963 reads 3 comments

  9. David Beckham: "Grazie, Amici"

    L.A. Galaxy and European colossus AC Milan agreed on the terms for Beckham's loan. The English ace is going to showcase his skills at San Siro for the reminder of the season...

    Josep  Vernet-Riera Written by Josep Vernet-Riera about almost 6 years ago 97 reads 1 comments