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Juventus vs Fiorentina

What to Watch out for in the Europa League Quarter-Finals

Finally the Europa League is getting good, with the trophy coming into view the competition is getting fierce. Here’s what to watch out for at the quarter-final stage: Valencia’s Young Stars Since Juan Antonio Pizzi took charge of Valencia in January, their youth players have come to prominence. Paco Alcacer, Fede and Juan Bernat have… Read More »

Italy 2-1 Mexico: Goals From Balotelli and Pirlo Inspire Italian Victory in Rio de Janeiro

Italy lie second in Group A after they claimed all three points in the iconic Maracanã stadium. Balotelli scored the winning goal for the Azzurri with 12 minutes to go, after Hernandez scored from the spot to cancel out Pirlo’s majestic free kick. The first action in Rio Di Janeiro came within five minutes, when… Read More »

Champions League Round of 16 Preview: Part 1

February, the month of Valentines Day. For many, it is. But not for football fans. For football fans, the month of February is a month of football. The month of the Champions League. And what a month we have waiting. December 20th in Nyon, Switzerland saw a whole host of mesmerizing fixtures being pulled out of the… Read More »