1. 2014 World Cup: Ranking Friday's 10 Most Significant Qualifiers

    If you are a football fan, Friday should be a bit bittersweet. On the one hand, you can watch a fantastic international match at almost any point in the day, with both nations attempting to work their way to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 3,265 reads 25 comments

  2. 9 Teams from 2010 World Cup in Most Danger of Not Qualifying for 2014

    Between any two World Cups, there is a lot of turn-over of the competitors. Of the 209 nations eligible, only 32 actually make it through continental qualifying to the final stages of the competition...

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  3. 5 Reasons Tottenham Have Been Stronger Than Arsenal to Start the Season

    After almost every club has played seven Premier League matches thus far in the season, a quick inspection of the league table reveals something strange: Tottenham sits ahead of Arsenal by two points...

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  4. Tottenham 2-0 Aston Villa: AVB's Spurs Proving Their Top-4 Credentials

    Not much more than a week ago, the press began to murmur about unrest in the Tottenham camp and to hint at a possible early exit for new manager Andre Villas-Boas . How things have quickly changed...

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  5. El Clasico Battle Establishes Ronaldo vs. Messi as Best Rivalry in Sports Today

    There are few things better than a sports rivalry. Two world-class athletes at the top of their games, playing unique styles, vying to become the best, pushing each other to be better...

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  6. Tottenham vs. Aston Villa: 5 Observations from Spurs' 2-0 Victory over Villa

    On Sunday, Tottenham walked off the pitch with all three points for their fourth consecutive Premier League match...

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  7. Manchester City 1-1 Borussia Dortmund: Equalizer Underscores Problem with Rules

    When the dust settled around Manchester City 's 1-1 draw with German champions Borussia Dortmund at the Etihad stadium on Wednesday, I was left with a bad taste in my mouth...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 1,340 reads 19 comments

  8. 5 Biggest Reasons Ronaldinho Should Be a Part of Brazil's 2014 World Cup Squad

    With less than two years separating us from the 2014 World Cup, only one nation has booked its place in the tournament: the hosts and five-time champions, Brazil...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 17,381 reads 42 comments

  9. Tottenham Transfer News: Midfielder Jermaine Jenas Leaves Spurs on Loan

    One Tottenham player is in line for a return to where it all began. Jermaine Jenas has been with Spurs since 2005, transferring from Newcastle on a reported fee of £7 million (via BBC Sport )...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 2,076 reads 3 comments

  10. Watch Miroslav Klose Put the Ball in the Net with His Hand and Admit It to Ref

    Take notes, Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi: This is how to stay classy. Within the first five minutes of a Serie A match between Napoli and Lazio on Wednesday, Lazio seemed ...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 1,156 reads 7 comments

  11. 6 Reasons Everton Will Finish Inside the EPL Top 5 This Season

    Few people saw it coming, but the team of the moment through the first five weeks of the Premier League season is undoubtedly Everton ...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 3,140 reads 12 comments

  12. Eden Hazard Reveals He Was Very Close to Joining Tottenham

    Whoever says that one match doesn't determine a club's future might want to reassess that claim. Over the summer transfer window, one of the most sought-after commodities was budding superstar midfielder Eden Hazard...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 1,458 reads 8 comments

  13. Eagles vs. Cardinals: Talking Points from the Cards' Big Week 3 Win

    Well that went well. The Arizona Cardinals ' 27-6 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday was about as thorough as the team could have hoped. Furthermore, the win marks the first time since 1974 that the franchise has started a season 3-0...

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  14. Tottenham vs QPR: Evaluating the Key Points from Spurs' First Home Victory

    Tottenham Hotspur may have just found their feet in this season. After failing to win in any of their first three Premier League matches, Spurs have strung together two victories...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 1,949 reads 2 comments

  15. Tottenham vs. QPR: 5 Things to Look for in Spurs' Match with QPR

    On Sunday, Tottenham and QPR do battle at White Hart Lane in a match that could be huge for each side's aspirations for the season. For Spurs, the match is almost as must-win as a match so early in the season can be...

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  16. World Football: Ranking Every National Team After Their World Cup Qualifiers

    Over the first few weeks of September, qualifying matches for the 2014 World Cup dominated the world of football...

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  17. 4 Biggest Questions After the First Round of Champions League Group Matches

    The Champions League kicked off with a bang this week, featuring 16 enthralling matchups with the best sides in Europe doing battle. There were some epic comebacks. There were some thrilling collapses...

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  18. Tottenham Hotspur: Spurs Face Familiar Europa League Dilemma with New Approach

    On Thursday, Lazio travels to White Hart Lane to kick off Tottenham's 2012-13 Europa League campaign...

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  19. 2014 World Cup: Analyzing the Qualification Standings and Predicting the 32

    Have we all caught our breath from Tuesday's international action? These FIFA days can be quite exhausting, what with 40 big qualifiers all taking place on the same day...

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  20. Hugo Lloris vs. Brad Friedel: Scoring the Goalkeeper Duel at Tottenham

    Lloris or Friedel? Friedel or Lloris ? One might hope these aren't the questions floating through Andre Villas-Boas' mind as he tosses and turns in his trench coat, but the new manager has a bit of a dilemma on his hands...

    Frank Wagner Written by Frank Wagner about almost 2 years ago 11,290 reads 83 comments

  21. Tottenham Hotspur: Spurs Play Big Part During International Break

    With a week off of Premier League action, Tottenham sent their players off for the international break. The result was a group of fantastic performances by Spurs players...

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  22. Roy Hodgson Fearful of Virus Spreading Through England Squad Ahead of Qualifier

    There may be a subplot of England's World Cup qualifying match with Ukraine that will be invisible to the naked eye...

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  23. 2014 World Cup: Previewing the 4 World Cup Qualifiers to Watch Tuesday

    With yet another big day for international football looming, interesting matchups and huge fixtures lie ahead in the road to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil...

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  24. Seahawks vs. Cardinals: Replacement Referee Apologizes for Crucial Missed Call

    Well, at least he admits it now. In the Week 1 NFL matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks , the game sat on a knife's edge with less than a minute to play...

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  25. World Cup 2014: What Are the US's Chances of Qualifying at This Point?

    Well. That was a bit depressing. Going in, Friday night's match between the United States men's national soccer team and an up-and-coming Jamaican side looked like a good test for an American team coming off a historic victory in Mexico City...

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