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CRAIGE: Champions League Group Stage Preview

CRAIGE: Champions League Group Stage Preview

With all of the domestic leagues finally up and running, it seems hard to believe that there is more soccer still to come. In just two weeks, the group stages of the UEFA Champions League will join the ranks, giving us something to watch Tuesdays and Wednesdays. This year’s Champions[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CRAIGE: Pre-Season Tours Ramp Up Team Training

CRAIGE: Pre-Season Tours Ramp Up Team Training

Here is a truly exciting thought: In just 18 days, the 2016-17 season of the English Premier League kicks off. For fans of La Liga and Bundesliga, I am afraid that you will have to wait a little longer, as those leagues kick off on Aug. 19 and 26, respectively.[Read More…]

by July 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SANTAMARIA: Tie Complicates the Champions League

SANTAMARIA: Tie Complicates the Champions League

Every team has its kryptonite, and for Real Madrid, it’s rival club Atletico Madrid. Since dismantling Atletico 4-1 to win the 2014 UEFA Champions League, Europe’s premier interleague tournament, last May, Real had yet to win against its crosstown counterpart in six matches prior to Tuesday. True to form, Real[Read More…]

by April 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

SANTAMARIA: Ronaldo Needs World Cup Glory for Legacy

Statistically, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the two best players in the world right now, and quite possibly the greatest to ever to play the game. With 394 goals in 581 appearances for club teams, Ronaldo, also known as CR7, has attained more accolades than I can[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns

The Real Ronaldo Is More Than Meets the Eye

If you showed pictures of professional athletes to people around the world, you would be hard-pressed to find a face more recognizable than Cristiano Ronaldo’s. His good looks, blazing speed and talents with a soccer ball have been on display from such an early age that it’s easy to forget[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Sports

Clasico Tie Raises Stakes in Champions League Semifinals

We are 39 days away from the Champions League final in London’s Wembley Stadium, and the excitement of the quarterfinal ties is likely to be upstaged by two stellar semifinal matchups. One semifinal pits fierce rivals Barcelona and Real Madrid against each other, while the other will give Manchester United[Read More…]

by April 19, 2011 0 comments Sports