soccer

[OP-ED]: Neymar, the most expensive player in the history of soccer, is already focusing in Russia 2018

 08/11/2017 - 15:22
Brazilian striker Neymar Jr during his official presentation to the public as PSG player prior to the French Ligue 1 soccer match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Amiens SC at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France. EFE

It is true no other country has won the World Cup more times than Brazil (5), but it is also true the South American powerhouse has not conquered the world of soccer since 2002.

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 2:08pm
Plain Text Author: 
Rafael Cervera

[OP-ED]: Christian Pulisic: Campeón de la Copa Alemana

 06/02/2017 - 15:03
Slobodan Medojevic (I) de Frankfurt en acción contra el Christian Pulisic (D) de Dortmund durante la final de la Copa DFB alemana entre el Eintracht Frankfurt y el Borussia Dortmund en el Estadio Olímpico de Berlín, Alemania. EFE

Lo recuerdo muy bien. Fue en Dortmund, el último martes de septiembre durante una noche clásica de Champions League en la que el Borussia local recibía al Real Madrid, campeón de la competición. Christian Pulisic nos dejó a todos boquiabiertos. Salió del banquillo cuando quedaban solo 17 minutos, sustituyendo a Ousmane Dembélé, y volvió loco el partido. 

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
Plain Text Author: 
Rafael Cervera

[OP-ED]: All Spain has fallen in love with midfielder Isco

 05/12/2017 - 12:33
Real Madrid midfielder Isco Alarcón celebrates his goal, first of the team against Atletico Madrid, during the return leg of the Champions League semifinals. EFE

Nobody doubts the skill level of Francisco Alarcón “Isco” since he was selected in 2012 as the Golden Boy: Europe’s top Under 21 soccer player. Despite being born in Benalmádena in Málaga, the finesse midfielder was developed in Valencia’s farm system, but the club let him go back to his native province not wanting to renew his contract in 2011.

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 12:15pm
Plain Text Author: 
Rafael Cervera