Category Archives: Soccer

Two soccer fans killed in Brazil

Two Brazilian soccer supporters have been killed by rivals fans, in an incident close to one of next summer’s World Cup stadiums. Reports from Globo, a Brazilian television network, suggest…

Terim’s fighting spirit takes Galatasaray close

Galatasaray flirted briefly with the notion they could achieve the impossible and overturn a 4-0 deficit against Real Madrid on Tuesday, their comeback a tribute to the attacking spirit of…

Violence mars Ronaldinho show in Libertadores Cup

Atletico Mineiro’s 5-2 victory over Arsenal in the Libertadores Cup was marred by fighting between members of the Argentine team and Brazilian military police on the pitch at the end…

English Premier League soccer coming to Busch

The Cardinals will announce today that Manchester City and Chelsea, two of the top teams in the English Premier League, will play an exhibition match at Busch Stadium on May…

Dutch soccer club Veendam bankrupt

The Hague, March 26 (IANS) Dutch soccer lost another professional club after second division outfit SC Veendam was declared bankrupt. Veendam suffered from financial problems for a while and asked…

Madrid fight back with flurry of goals

Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Gonzalo Higuain, with his second of the game, netted in a six-minute spell and substitute Karim Benzema notched a fifth goal at the end to…