1. What United States Must Do to Push Soccer into Main Stream

    Major League Soccer has 19 teams and over 437 professional soccer players in America. Yet the sport hasn't reached the popularity of the NHL, NBA and NFL. Even baseball (MLB) is prioritized on television and sports coverage over soccer...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 1,927 reads 12 comments

  2. Arsenal Transfer News: 5 Players Arsene Wenger Needs to Avoid

    The highly anticipated summer transfer window opens this Sunday. Arsenal has already signed two European strikers, Lukas Podolski and Olivier Giroud. Now Arsene Wenger will need to recruit players that will add value to their defence and midfield...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 18,942 reads 18 comments

  3. Germany vs. Italy Euro 2012: Bench Players Who Should Be Starters in Semifinal

    The second semifinal of Euro 2012 will take place on Thursday, 28th June. This may be the last opportunity for Germany and Italy to employ the services of some talented men from the bench to give them the extra edge in the game...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 2,156 reads 2 comments

  4. London Games 2012: 12 Young Athletes to Watch for at Olympics

    The 2012 London Olympics is less than a month away and the excitement is starting build. Athletes around the world are in their last phase of qualifications for their nation and are getting closer and closer to their dream...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 352 reads 0 comments

  5. Euro 2012 Bracket: Semifinalists in Best Position to Make Title Run

    We have finally reached the semifinals of the UEFA 2012 Euro Cup. The highly anticipated final is less than a week away. The first match will be an Iberian Peninsula showdown, as title holders Spain take on Portugal (the true underdogs of Euro 2012 )...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 4,150 reads 1 comments

  6. Euro 2012: Bold Quarterfinal Predictions and What to Watch for

    The Euro 2012 quarterfinals have begun, and Portugal and Germany have already advanced to the semifinals. Now Spain, France, England and Italy are left to battle for the final two spots...

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  7. England vs. Italy: Lineup Changes Roy Hodgson Must Make to Defeat Italy

    Roy Hodgson has taken an English team many claimed too weak for a tournament and has won a place in the Quarterfinals against Italy. The battle will take place June 24th in Kiev, Ukraine where they will fight for a spot in the Semi-finals...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 3,112 reads 8 comments

  8. Mario Balotelli: Why Young Star Is Most Frustrating Player in Sports

    I often wonder about Mario Balotelli . He has the skills, looks and desire to be a beloved footballer and win awards, and yet he hasn't...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 1,770 reads 0 comments

  9. Euro 2012 Standings: Teams in Best Shape to Make Semifinal Run

    This list takes a look at the top three teams that are sure to progress into the four semifinals spots. We are currently at the last day of UEFA Euro 2012 group stages, which means that six teams have already won their place in the quarterfinals...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 3,995 reads 2 comments

  10. Euro 2012: Contests That Will Be Over by Halftime

    Here's a look at why two upcoming Euro 2012 matches will be determined within the first half. After two fantastic weeks of group stage fixtures, we have finally reached the last two days of the Euro 2012 group stages...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 597 reads 0 comments

  11. Andy Carroll: 5 Reasons Roy Hodgson Was Right to Pick Him

    Many were surprised over Andy Carroll 's inclusion in the English squad considering the striker's disappointing form at club level...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 1,631 reads 14 comments

  12. Philipp Lahm and the 6 Best Defenders in Euro 2012

    Defenders are the backbone of any national football team. They have the ability to make or break a squad with their vision, performance and skills. Germany captain Philipp Lahm has emerged as one of the most beloved defenders in Europe and in the world..

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 3,425 reads 1 comments

  13. Euro 2012: 4 Superstars Who Will Disappoint Their National Teams

    Different stars bring different styles of play to a national team. Often lackluster performances are attributed to pressure, lack of support, injury avoidance strategies and drama...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 270 reads 1 comments

  14. Eden Hazard: Why He Will Quickly Fade at Chelsea FC

    Eden Hazard, the 21-year-old Belgian midfielder, had an impressive season at club level in the French Ligue 1 this year...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 13,559 reads 40 comments

  15. Spain vs. Italy Euro 2012: 5 Biggest Heroes for Spain in Well-Deserved Draw

    The highlight match of the weekend, which provided action Euro 2012 fans have demanded, happened this afternoon. Italy are the only side Spain have played more than four times at Euros and World Cups without a win...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 2,574 reads 0 comments

  16. Euro 2012: Tomas Rosicky and Reasons You Should Watch "Group A" Play

    Tomas Rosicky leads the reasons why you would be smart to tune in tonight. Group A matches are less anticipated as Groups B, C, and D of Euro 2012 steal the interest of most viewers...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 694 reads 0 comments

  17. Euro 2012 Odds: Spain and Top Sides You Shouldn't Count on

    The Spanish men's national soccer team start their campaign to win the historical "treble" this weekend in the Euro Cup Group C match against former World Cup champions Italy...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 1,297 reads 1 comments

  18. Liverpool Transfer News: Fact or Fiction on the Reds Hottest Rumors

    The one-time kings of Europe and English football have had seven years of bad luck and disappointment that reduced the club into ridicule from rival fans and football followers...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 3,330 reads 3 comments

  19. Holland vs. Denmark: Date, Start Time, Live Stream and More

    UEFA confirms that the Euro 2012 tournament continues on June 9 with matches from Group B. Group B matches kick off with Netherlands facing Denmark in Kharkiv, Ukraine...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 2,550 reads 2 comments

  20. Top 6 Reasons Chelsea Will Repeat Their Champions League Success Next Season

    Chelsea have become the first London club in history to win the Champions League trophy. The triumph has led the club to prepare for a repeat of their success next season...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 6,113 reads 17 comments

  21. Top 5 Players Missing out on Euro 2012 Due to Injury

    Injury is a sportsman's worst enemy and, at such an important time in their career, an injury can be heartbreaking. Footballers, managers, fans and viewers will all feel the loss of these five important faces in the world of football...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 1,844 reads 6 comments

  22. Fernando Torres: The Return of El Nino

    Fernando Torres finally ended his yearlong goal drought for the Spanish national team as the striker helped the World Cup and Euro champions beat South Korea 4-1 in a friendly yesterday...

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  23. 10 Up-and-Coming World Football Stars You Must Know

    With many of our beloved and legendary players aging, clubs and national teams are asking themselves, "Who will replace John Terry/Didier Drogba/Xavi in the future?" Here is a comprehensive ...

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  24. Transfer Window Rumours: 11 Flashiest Players Set to Change Sides This Summer

    Some of these players have been covered by every single news outlet in the world; others have made it in the scouting networks of Europe...

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  25. Transfer Rumours: 10 Best Holding Midfielders Set to Move This Summer

    Defensive midfielders, or holding midfielders, are the backbone of any team. They can either make or break the rhythm of team's performance as they are able to both fall back into defence and run into attack when needed...

    Mayesha Khondoker Written by Mayesha Khondoker about 2 years ago 26,173 reads 18 comments