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The most popular sports franchises of all time

Emily Alex

People love to get behind a sporting franchise as it allows them to closely follow the sport they ...

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Participation in high school sports has dropped for the first time in 30 years – here’s what that means

Reshef Mashraky

The world of sports is consistently fueled by the development of younger generations. Without ...

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Everything we know about the 2026 USA-Canada-Mexico World Cup

Adam Benton

Earlier in 2018 the host nation of the 2026 World Cup was announced, and USA, Canada, and Mexico ...

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The best foreign players ever to play in the MLS

Izak Tareb

Major League Soccer (MLS) has a growing reputation within the world of soccer. The American game ...

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Pro athletes that are admirable off the court as well

Adam Benton

Pro athletes are put on a pedestal and lauded as heroes, but some have questionable behavior when ...

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Why Americans aren’t so interested in soccer

Elvin Reed

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, but despite America being a sport-loving nation, ...

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The Americans are coming… to the English Premier League

Elvin Reed

The English Premier League is one of the best places to watch soccer. It features the best players ...

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The biggest comebacks in team sports

Elvin Reed

It isn’t over until it’s over, and some of these sports teams were inspired to victory despite ...

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How sports are jumping on the crypto-currency bandwagon

Reshef Mashraky

The hype surrounding cryptocurrencies over the past decade is undeniable. Blockchain technology is ...

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Biggest underdog wins in pro sports history

Jaimie Lee

All sports fans love an underdog story. Throughout history there have been upsets, and then there ...

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Changes in Champions League format might make millions angry worldwide

Adam Benton

Sometimes in sports, for no real reason, the powers in charge decide to completely change up the ...

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With so much money up for grabs, will the Premier League dominate soccer forever?

Connor Doyle

The English Premier League is the wealthiest domestic competition in soccer, and every team that ...

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How Neymar’s transfer to PSG changed soccer forever

Connor Doyle

Soccer will never be the same again after Brazilian forward Neymar transferred from Barcelona to ...

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The top five most entertaining sports to watch

Emily Alex

Sports are entertaining, that’s why so many people watch and play them. Some are more exciting than ...

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Pele soccer records that will probably never be broken

Elvin Reed

Brazilian soccer legend Pele is recognized by many as the greatest ever. He burst onto the scene as ...

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Ronaldo Nazário, the phenomenon who made his name before Cristiano

Connor Doyle

When you mention the name Ronaldo to most soccer fans, their minds will instantly think of the ...

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Is the World Cup really the best competition in soccer?

Jaimie Lee

Every four years, the best men's soccer teams in the world gather to face off against each other. ...

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Why America doesn’t focus on soccer too much

Elvin Reed

America has a passion for sport, and fans just can't get enough of the drama. Sports like football, ...

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How teams in bigger markets have an edge over their opponents

Rebbekka Wolton

Sports teams will try anything to get an advantage over their competition, but are there some ...

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Explaining the biggest underdog story in sports history

Robert Kemp

There’s nothing we like better than a good underdog story. From the fictional, like Rudy or ...

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Sport stars’ greatest last games in history

Moran Shannon

Some sports stars light up the world with their talents, but too often their career don’t end as ...

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Will there ever be another Premier League miracle like Leicester City?

Connor Doyle

When Leicester City won the Premier League in 2016, they shocked the world. It really was one of ...

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Can Manchester United ever restore their glory years?

Adam Benton

Ever since the Premier League began, there has been one team who rose above the rest the most. That ...

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Greatest moments in World Cup history

Izak Tareb

The soccer World Cup brings together the best international teams in the world to battle it out to ...

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How Real Madrid became the biggest soccer club in the world

Lauren Fazack

Soccer is pretty much the most followed sport on the planet, and it even is growing in popularity ...

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Alan Shearer – the best goalscorer in the premier league?

Rebbekka Wolton

If you’re new to soccer, you might have never heard of Alan Shearer, but he is the man who sits at ...

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Players with the most Premier League winners medals

Lauren Fazack

Many believe the English Premier League is the most competitive soccer competition in the world and ...

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Is VAR ruining the beauty of the beautiful game?

Robert Kemp

Association football, known in the United States as soccer, is a very different game compared to ...

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The very first Premier League Team of the Year – where are they now?

Rebbekka Wolton

Every year since the 1970s the PFA Team of the Year has been chosen by professional soccer players. ...

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The life of Diego Maradona

Rebbekka Wolton

When people talk about the greatest soccer players ever, they often mention Diego Maradona ...

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Would soccer benefit from an NFL-style league?

Connor Doyle

Soccer is the world’s favorite sport, and it is pretty much the most followed game in every ...

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Is Pep Guardiola the greatest manager ever?

Adam Benton

Guardiola had 15 playing years in the sport, but he didn’t get onto the pitch as often as he would ...

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Leicester City: The unlikely underdog story

Connor Doyle

There are few surprises in soccer when it gets to the business end of the season. Soccer tends to ...

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Was Thierry Henry the best ever English Premier League player?

Connor Doyle

The English Premier League began back in 1992, and since then there have been thousands of ...

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The most underrated soccer players of all time

Connor Doyle

In most sports some players or athletes are shining lights, making everyone else around them seem ...

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Jose Mourinho – a hero or a villain?

Connor Doyle

When Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho came to the Premier League, he announced himself as the ...

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English Premier League legends who played soccer in the MLS

Connor Doyle

For many, the English Premier League is the best place to watch the world's top soccer talents. The ...

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The case for, and against, promotion and relegation in American pro leagues

Merav Savir

On May 2nd, 2016, Tottenham and Chelsea FC tied 2-2 at Stamford Bridge. When the final whistle blew ...

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The 30 greatest players turned coaches

Merav Savir

Coaches are perhaps one of the most important people on any team. Like a commander commanding his ...

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The year that was in sports bloopers

Layla Odin

Every moment in sport has the potential to be memorable, but for every great action, there are ...

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You need a team, not a star, to succeed

Jonathan Regev

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

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Real Madrid’s dynasty is the greatest in all of soccer

Michael Friedman

Real Madrid carved their name in the history books once again after claiming their third ...

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

Reshef Mashraky

A new era has begun for Real Madrid, who is now playing without long-tenured star Cristiano ...

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Excitement intensifies following Ronaldo’s Juventus debut

Reshef Mashraky

Arguably the best soccer player in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo has finally had his first game in ...

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

Jonathan Regev

If we judge a country's soccer success by comparing the number of players to the size of its ...

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The ups and downs of Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal

Jonathan Regev

Cristiano Ronaldo did not need any extra motivation as he came into the World Cup. The 33-year-old ...

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

Jonathan Regev

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

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

Michael Friedman

The biggest debate in recent years has been between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The two ...

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Ranking all 32 2018 World Cup squads

Rebbekka Wolton

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

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The 20 countries with the most World Cup wins

Rebbekka Wolton

In professional sports, there are sometimes particular players or teams that are super successful. ...

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20 greatest upsets in World Cup history

Rebbekka Wolton

In the world of sports, there are winners and losers, it's just how it goes. For one team to win, ...

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The five most exciting World Cup matches

Michael Friedman

The 2018 World Cup is nearly here and fans around the world are getting ready to be glued to their ...

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20 Bizarre moments of the World Cup

Rebbekka Wolton

If you are a soccer fan, then you are likely counting down the days until the World Cup kicks off ...

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20 Players with most World Cup appearances

Layla Odin

Every four years the elite soccer nations in the world gather to see which of them can be crowned ...

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Zinedine Zidane is leaving Real, now what?

Jonathan Regev

Just five days after leading Real Madrid to its third successive Champions League title, manager ...

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Big money makes for boring championships in European soccer

Jonathan Regev

Competition is the essence of sports. The hope that your team will finally make it this time drives ...

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Goalkeepers and goal scorers make for an interesting Champions League Final

Jonathan Regev

Soccer teams are mostly judged for their entire seasons, with analysts looking at their performance ...

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The end of a Barcelona legend

Michael Friedman

Barcelona will be bidding farewell to another legend at the end of the season. Andres Iniesta ...

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Is a Real Madrid – Liverpool Final a safe bet?

Jonathan Regev

The year 1981 was the last time Real Madrid and Liverpool met each other in the Champions League ...

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Who will replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal?

Michael Friedman

Arsène Wenger will be leaving Arsenal once the season comes to an end, after 22 years with the ...

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Can Mohamed Salah dethrone Messi and Ronaldo?

Michael Friedman

Mohamed Salah is becoming one of the biggest players in Europe and catching the eyes of fans around ...

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Bidding farewell to Arsène Wenger

Jonathan Regev

Timing, as they say, is everything in life. It is even more so in the world of sports, where you ...

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The Italian clubs provided us with the most dramatic C.L. quarterfinal in years

Jonathan Regev

"Who Dares, Wins" is a motto made popular by the British Special Air Service. It's soccer ...

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Pep’s teams continue to struggle late in the Champions League

Jonathan Regev

The second leg of the Manchester City – Liverpool Champions League quarterfinal will not only ...

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Preparing for the FA Cup semifinals

Michael Friedman

The semifinals of the FA Cup will feature Manchester United versus Tottenham and Chelsea taking on ...

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Is Zlatan good or bad for the MLS?

Michael Friedman

Major League Soccer added another European superstar to their list of high profile players who made ...

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Is Manchester United still a big club?

Jonathan Regev

Two big clubs played this week in the Champions League. Barcelona and Manchester United both came ...

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Tradition took center stage in these Round of 16 Champions League matches

Jonathan Regev

There are many elements that can bring you success in sports. Talent, money, character; last week ...

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PSG can’t buy the Champions League

Michael Friedman

Paris Saint-Germain was knocked out of the Champions League by another European giant: Real Madrid. ...

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V.A.R. will make its World Cup debut this summer, and it’s about time

Jonathan Regev

It took a long time, some may even say way too long, for soccer to adopt technology that will help ...

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2018 World Cup: Group C Analysis

Michael Friedman

Let's be honest from the start, France is heading to Russia this summer with a very favorable draw. ...

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What we learned from the first matches of the Champions League Round of 16

Jonathan Regev

There were many questions surrounding Paris St. Germain ahead of the first week of the Round of 16 ...

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Saudi Arabia’s new way to train its soccer players is raising some eyebrows

Jonathan Regev

The January transfer window is now behind us. There were some big trades, others were not as ...

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What’s going on with Real Madrid?

Jonathan Regev

With half the season behind us in the Spanish league, it is absolutely clear that Real Madrid are ...

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Who benefits from Coutinho’s transfer to Barcelona?

Jonathan Regev

There is still some time left in the January transfer window, but we can already say that the ...

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La Liga versus the Premier League: Which is the best?

Jonathan Regev

It is perhaps one of the oldest debates among European soccer fans, the existential question: which ...

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Five soccer wishes for 2018

Michael Friedman

With 2017 now behind us, it’s time to look ahead to the new year. Soccer lovers around the world ...

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Ter Stegen’s wait was worth it

Jonathan Regev

Some time from now, when people will look back at the first Clasico of this season, the one that ...

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2018 World Cup: Group B Analysis

Michael Friedman

The most highly anticipated group to watch at the 2018 World Cup features Portugal, Spain, Iran and ...

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The race for the Serie A title is finally exciting again

Jonathan Regev

The closest and most interesting title race in a major European league this season is ...

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Should the English League Cup be scrapped?

Michael Friedman

The top English clubs battle each week of the season in hopes of lifting the Premier League title. ...

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World Cup 2018: Group A analysis

Michael Friedman

The 2018 FIFA World Cup field is finally set, as the groups were drawn during a star-studded event ...

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Is Valencia back?

Jonathan Regev

Barcelona is enjoying an outstanding season so far in La Liga. The team from Catalunya won 11 of ...

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Is Barcelona better off without Neymar?

Michael Friedman

FC Barcelona was founded 118 years ago and featured some of the most iconic soccer players ...

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Does the World Cup playoff round need a new format?

Jonathan Regev

The stage is finally set for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, after the final six teams clinched their ...

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What is happening to Dutch soccer?

Jonathan Regev

When you think of the Netherlands and soccer, you cannot avoid that nostalgic feeling. The long ...

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Why the surprise? US soccer was destined for defeat

Wojciech Galon

On the night of October 10, in a near-empty stadium on the western shores of Trinidad, a ...

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Training on a budget? It can be easy

Layla Odin

Many of the world’s top soccer players, or any athlete around the world, are undoubtedly talented, ...

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El Clasico: The times they are a changin’, literally

Jonathan Regev

The Spanish Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona is one of the biggest events for sports in ...

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Crystal Palace are getting it wrong on all fronts

Wojciech Galon

We are not yet a quarter of the way through this Premier League season, yet to call it a campaign ...

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Are England’s young soccer players the bright spot fans have been waiting for?

Jonathan Regev

If you are an England soccer fan, you know this routine all too well. Expectations rise ahead of ...

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2018 World Cup: Brazil easily punched its ticket to Russia, but does that mean anything?

Jonathan Regev

The South American qualifying group for next year’s World Cup is extremely tight. With two matches ...

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Wantaway Premier League stars must find their feet again

Wojciech Galon

A $1.9 billion dollar transfer window is behind us with plenty of players getting their wish and ...

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