1. Manchester United's Nani And the 12 Trickiest Wingers In the World

    It's a bit of a difficult task to try and define the role of a winger in this day and age. In the ever-evolving world of football tactics, the winger has been a position that has been toyed with and shifted as much as any...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,578 reads 6 comments

  2. Luka Modric Update: "Injury" Not Fooling Anyone, but Could Result in Salary Bump

    Could Luka Modric's presence have made for a different result for Tottenham in Monday night's 3-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester United at Old Trafford? Probably not. Old Trafford is still Old Trafford, with or without him...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,854 reads 7 comments

  3. Manchester United V Tottenham: Live Updates, Goal Alerts and Text Commentary

    Final Score : Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur Evidently, the writer who was scheduled to take the lead on the live blog was unavailable for this match, so I'll be having a go at it today...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 660 reads 9 comments

  4. Tottenham Hotspur: The Spurs Community Is Growing Rapidly Overseas

    In my limited experience writing about Tottenham Hotspur for Bleacher Report, I've received a mix bag of reactions regarding my love for the North London club...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 2,405 reads 29 comments

  5. CONCACAF Champions League: 6 Bold Predictions as the Group Stage Begins

    It's finally here: the first round of group stage matches in the 2011-12 CONCACAF Champions League. While it may not get the same level of attention and viewership as the more prestigious ...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 435 reads 1 comments

  6. World Football Weekend Review: EPL, Bundesliga, Ligue 1 and Eredivisie

    While many of us may still be anxiously awaiting the arrival La Liga and Serie A football in the next couple of weeks, the most popular league in the world finally kicked things off this weekend as the Barclay's Premier League opened up their season...

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  7. World Football: Power Ranking the Top 10 Most Clinical Finishers

    A clinical finisher does more than just score goals. They find the back of the net, yes, but they do it with a certain ease—a level of composure that is unrivaled by so many of their peers...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 10,433 reads 36 comments

  8. As EPL Season Draws Near, Tottenham Hotspur Still In Need of a Striker

    When last season ended, Harry Redknapp was quick to point out the major flaw that prevented his side from another Champions League berth. It was the strikers...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 744 reads 3 comments

  9. World Football Weekend Review

    We're still a week away from the start of the Premier League season, but that doesn't mean that there's not football news to report all around Europe and the world...

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  10. MLS: Late Drama Gives Seattle Sounders the Edge over Sporting Kansas City

    How long has it been since the Seattle Sounders struck first in an MLS match? It's impossible to say really (actually, it's been six matches, dating back to June 21 against the New ...

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  11. EPL Transfer News: Chelsea Reach Agreement with Anderlecht for Romelu Lukaku

    According to an official announcement today on Belgian side Anderlecht's team website, the club has reached an agreement with Chelsea of the English Premier League to sell Romelu Lukaku to Stamford Bridge...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 644 reads 3 comments

  12. CONCACAF Champions League: Predicting the Standings of Each Group

    This week, the preliminary rounds of the CONCACAF Champions League tournament officially concluded, and we finally know the details of each group in the next round...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 717 reads 13 comments

  13. Tottenham Hotspur: Is Luka Modric Really Worth the Hype?

    Tottenham Hotspur 's Croatian midfield sensation, Luka Modric, has been a very hot item on the transfer market this summer, complete with all the drama required to make a juicy headline story on a near-weekly basis in all the major news outlets...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,715 reads 6 comments

  14. Tottenham Hotspur: Chris Samba Could Be a Major Piece to Spurs' Transfer Puzzle

    It's no secret: Tottenham Hotspur are in dire need of a competent, skillful striker this transfer season if they have any hope recapturing their top-four glory of the 2009-2010 campaign...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,391 reads 3 comments

  15. Tottenham Transfers: 6 Players Spurs Should Offload This Summer

    Tottenham Hotspur have been eerily quiet so far this transfer season, leaving many fans to wonder just what is going on over at White Hart Lane...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 3,561 reads 6 comments

  16. Manchester United: Selling Berbatov to PSG Could Make Sneijder Deal Much Easier

    Having already spent in excess of £50 million on new talent this summer, how exactly can Manchester United justify the rumored purchase of Holland International Wesley Sneijder from Inter Milan ? Start selling, that's how...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 2,015 reads 10 comments

  17. Manchester United: Paul Scholes Gives Nod to Sneijder as "Brilliant" Option

    Who will replace the retired Paul Scholes at Old Trafford? Manchester United have spent a lot of money this transfer season answering questions surrounding their squad, but the ...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,900 reads 13 comments

  18. EPL Tottenham Hotspur: Questions Regarding Peter Crouch as the Season Nears

    My introduction to the footballing world has been a long, drawn out process over the course of many years. Unlike many world football fans in the United States, I did not play the game while growing up...

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  19. Tottenham Hotspur: Will Pessimistic Harry Redknapp Be Spurs' Downfall?

    The beginning of the 2011-12 Premier League season is now just two weeks away, and all the top clubs are beginning to get their affairs in order to make yet another attempt at glory...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 1,033 reads 9 comments

  20. MLS Week 20 Roundup: Salt Lake Falls, 9-Match Unbeaten Streak Broken and More

    It's been a long week for American soccer fans. With MLS friendlies taking their toll, CONCACAF Champions League finally starting up again and league play taking a break for absolutely none of it, there's a lot to take in...

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  21. New York Red Bulls Win Emirates Cup, Do U.S. Soccer Proud

    It's been a rough stretch for soccer in the United States, with the national squad losing a heartbreaking Gold Cup Final to Mexico, the majority of MLS teams performing poorly in ...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 482 reads 1 comments

  22. MLS: Seattle Sounders Fall in Houston, Ending 9-Match Unbeaten Streak

    On the road in Houston, the Seattle Sounders suffered their first MLS loss in nine matches on Saturday, falling to the Houston Dynamo 3-1 and ending their longest unbeaten streak of the 2011 season...

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  23. World Football: 6 Books Every Fan of the Beautiful Game Should Read

    Looking for something to read during the last couple weeks of the offseason? Well, why give up your obsession during the summer months just because footballers need a vacation? The ...

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  24. Concussion Leaves Javier Hernandez Questionable for Manchester United Opener

    After suffering a concussion that landed him in a U.S. hospital during training, Manchester United 's Mexican international star striker, Javier Hernandez, will be out for at least two weeks, according to reports from the club today...

    Sean Babcock Written by Sean Babcock about almost 3 years ago 535 reads 2 comments

  25. U.S. Soccer: Head Coach Bob Bradley Fired

    After five years of running the show for the U.S. Mens National Soccer Team, head coach Bob Bradley has been "relieved of his duties." Or fired. Whichever you prefer. The announcement comes today from the U...

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