soccer

Real Madrid has reasons to remain optimistic in post-Ronaldo era

A new era has begun for Real Madrid, who is now playing without long-tenured star Cristiano Ronaldo. After having Ronaldo as the face of...

Excitement intensifies following Ronaldo’s Juventus debut

Arguably the best soccer player in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo has finally had his first game in the black and white Juventus jersey....

You need a team, not a star, to succeed

Coming into the 2018 World Cup, there were three players who were the main focal point: Argentina's Leo Messi, Portugal's Cristiano...

Uruguay may be a small country, but it breeds plenty of soccer talent

If we judge a country's soccer success by comparing the number of players to the size of its population, Uruguay is, by far, the...

The ups and downs of Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo did not need any extra motivation as he came into the World Cup. The 33-year-old who has won every possible title in...

Can the Lopetegui earthquake hurt Spain’s World Cup chances?

Ask any soccer fan who is the favorite to win the World Cup and you will probably find Spain is one of the top three answers. The...

Who will have a better World Cup: Messi vs Ronaldo?

The biggest debate in recent years has been between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The two superstars have elevated their games and...

Ranking all 32 2018 World Cup squads

The 2018 World Cup is due to be held in Russia in less than a month, with 32 teams all fighting to be named champions. It is a tournament that...

The 20 countries with the most World Cup wins

In professional sports, there are sometimes particular players or teams that are super successful. Regardless of the era, they still manage to...

20 greatest upsets in World Cup history

In the world of sports, there are winners and losers, it's just how it goes. For one team to win, the other has to lose and go home. While some...