1. Kaka Embracing Pressure and Leadership Role in 1st Year at Orlando City

    Making a lasting impact at a club in just five months is a tough task for many, but Orlando City star Kaka has thrived in his playmaking role for the expansion side in Major League Soccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 25 days ago 4,923 reads 8 comments

  2. Kentucky Basketball: The 5 Most Talented Teams in Wildcat History

    The University of Kentucky has a long, storied tradition of fielding successful college basketball teams. While each season is memorable for certain reasons, five stick out as the ones with the most talent...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 25 days ago 7,356 reads 1 comments

  3. Barcelona vs. Roma: Things Learned from Joan Gamper Trophy

    Barcelona defeated Roma 3-0 on Wednesday night to capture the Joan Gamper Trophy in front of their home fans at the Camp Nou...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 25 days ago 18,914 reads 78 comments

  4. Barcelona vs. AS Roma: Live Score, Highlights from Joan Gamper Trophy

    Joan Gamper Trophy--Camp Nou, Barcelona Barcelona 3-0 Roma Goals: Neymar (FCB) 26'; Lionel Messi (FCB) 41'; Ivan Rakitic (FCB) 66' Barcelona: Ter Stegen (Bravo ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 26 days ago 43,964 reads 142 comments

  5. MLS Player Rankings: Villa Remains at No. 1 Following Wild Week 22

    Everywhere you turned in Major League Soccer on Saturday and Sunday, goals were flying into the back of the net, except if you had to sit through Sunday's painfully awful scoreless match between San Jose and Portland...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 27 days ago 7,740 reads 37 comments

  6. MLS Team of the Week: Larin, Davies & Piatti Headline League's Best from Week 22

    The 22nd week of play in Major League Soccer was by far the craziest of the year to date. Forty-one goals hit the back of the net across 10 matches, including 10 strikes in one game on a wild Saturday night...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 28 days ago 4,592 reads 10 comments

  7. USMNT Watch: Alvarado Struggles in Club America Return, Jozy Sent Off

    As preparation for the Confederations Cup play-off in October against Mexico begins, the United States men's national team is looking for its top players to round into form so that it can qualify for the tournament in Russia in 2017...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 29 days ago 10,888 reads 22 comments

  8. Kentucky Basketball: Each Projected Starter's Most Concerning Flaw

    The Kentucky Wildcats will enter the 2015-16 season with plenty of expectations, especially after the success of last season's talented squad laden with underclassmen...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 10,332 reads 28 comments

  9. MLS Player Rankings: Villa Rises over Crowded Field to Earn Top Spot

    As the calendar flips from July to August and the races for the Supporters' Shield and the six playoff spots in each conference heat up, the league's top players are rounding into form...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 7,299 reads 15 comments

  10. MLS Team of the Week: Larin, Villa Star After Scoring Outburst at Yankee Stadium

    Just a few weeks after we witnessed a scoring duel between two high-profile sides at Yankee Stadium, we were treated to another eight-goal outburst at the home of New York City FC on Sunday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 3,350 reads 12 comments

  11. Sebastian Giovinco Headlining MLS and Toronto FC's Breakthrough into New Era

    Eighteen matches into his first season in Major League Soccer, Sebastian Giovinco is turning heads in every game he plays...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 17,006 reads 69 comments

  12. Kentucky Basketball: Mismatches Wildcats Are Dreading in 2015-16

    Just like every season of basketball at the University of Kentucky, the Wildcats will face a grueling schedule in an attempt to turn themselves into the best team in college basketball by the time the NCAA Men's Basketball tournament rolls around...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 9,317 reads 19 comments

  13. Mexico Advance to Gold Cup Final on Horrid Night for CONCACAF

    For a region marred by low officiating standards and corruption , Wednesday's debacle at the Georgia Dome put CONCACAF at a new low as Mexico advanced to the 2015 Gold Cup final in extra time with a 2-1 win over Panama...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 21,132 reads 135 comments

  14. Pressure Mounting on Jurgen Klinsmann After USMNT's Gold Cup Semi-Final Exit

    The United States men's national team was surprisingly knocked out of contention for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup on Wednesday, falling 2-1 to Jamaica...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 55,148 reads 296 comments

  15. USMNT's Julian Green Stays Positive After Tough Season on Loan with Hamburg

    Julian Green truly arrived on the U.S. soccer scene last summer when he was named to the men's national team's 23-man World Cup roster...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 10,720 reads 16 comments

  16. Bradley Wright-Phillips Talks Red Bulls-Chelsea and New York's Soccer Buzz

    Entering his second full season with the New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer, Bradley Wright-Phillips made sure he turned himself into more of an all-around forward...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 3,689 reads 0 comments

  17. MLS Player Rankings: Keane Earns Top Spot After 2nd Straight Hat-Trick

    During the early parts of the season, the title of Most Valuable Player front-runner belonged to only Sebastian Giovinco . But in the span of two weeks, reigning MVP Robbie Keane has had his say in the discussion...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 4,555 reads 15 comments

  18. USMNT Defense Handling Rotation with Poise and Experience at Gold Cup

    With little time in between matches at the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup, each player on the United States men's national team 23-man squad has to be ready when his name is called...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 6,626 reads 18 comments

  19. MLS Team of the Week: Keane Shines Once Again in Week 20

    Major League Soccer witnessed quite the wild weekend, as six red cards were handed out across 10 games played over three days. Luckily for the league, some outstanding individual play trumped most of the conversation surrounding the dismissals...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 2,722 reads 4 comments

  20. Carlos Vela Must Find Way to Score to Send Mexico to Gold Cup Final

    As the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup grew closer to its opening match, the anticipation grew in regard to how much Carlos Vela would help Mexico in the tournament...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 5,053 reads 25 comments

  21. Mexico Need to Be Miles Better in Semifinal Versus Panama to Advance at Gold Cup

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Mexico survived to live another day in the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup after advancing by way of a fortuitous penalty call in the 122nd minute against Costa Rica...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 5,862 reads 54 comments

  22. USMNT Watch: Feilhaber Continues Great MLS Season, Pelosi Signs with San Jose

    While most of our focus regarding the United States men's national team is surrounding the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup at the moment, one deserving player is thriving back in Major League Soccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 8,925 reads 9 comments

  23. USMNT Back Up Klinsmann's Claim as Best Team at Gold Cup

    BALTIMORE — The United States men's national team delivered a statement to the rest of CONCACAF on Saturday with a 6-0 win over Cuba in the Gold Cup quarterfinals...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 36,649 reads 148 comments

  24. USA vs. Cuba: Date, Live Stream and 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Preview

    The United States men's national team will kick off the knockout phase of the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore against Cuba on Saturday afternoon...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 16,499 reads 28 comments

  25. Is Clint Dempsey Facing More Pressure as USMNT Start Gold Cup Knockout Stage?

    As the United States men's national team prepares for its CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal showdown with Cuba in Baltimore on Saturday, there is a different composition to the group at the forward position...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 5,837 reads 13 comments