‘Der Klassiker’ does have a nice ring to it
It doesn’t get much better than this
He’s already been the recipient of the golden boot but now Lionel Messi has a golden foot.
The past and future of Welsh soccer couldn’t be in better form
Spain’s opponents struggle to score because they don’t see much of the ball – not even to retrieve it from the back of their own net
For years, the 1992 men’s Olympic basketball team — the Dream Team, the greatest collection of basketball talent, and maybe overall sporting talent, to wear the same uniform — has spawned all sorts of urban legends. Stories …
England’s pro league is far stronger than France’s, yet its national team is far weaker
Captain Andrei Arshavin leads a dynamic Russian squad.
Premier League champion Manchester City has vowed to spend millions more this summer to further strengthen its already formidable roster — and hopefully win the title again.
Those prone to see national fates reflected in a country’s performance on the football field may have clucked knowingly, earlier this week, at the improbable demise of both Barcelona and Real Madrid to arguably inferior teams in …
Be in no doubt: anyone who witnessed Chelsea’s miraculous victory over Barcelona will attest that their name is indeed on the cup.
Watch the pre-kickoff handshake between the players of Barcelona and Chelsea ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League semifinal showdown and you’d be forgiven for believing the Catalans had sent a youth team to face the big men from …
How a TIME 2010 honoree didn’t quietly cede the mantle of representing the global game