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Watch Besiktas 1-0 Liverpool match highlights (5-4 on penalties) [VIDEO]

4 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers did not look for excuses after his side lost to Besiktas on penalties on their return to the Ataturk Stadium. The Istanbul stadium was the venue for their famous 2005 Champions League victory, also on penalties, … Continue reading ?

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke expected to return this weekend

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke has resumed training and is set to return to Diego Simeone’s lineup this weekend against Sevilla. The 23-year-old’s last appearance was February 7th when he was substituted during the opening minutes of the Madrid derby after picking … Continue reading ?

Robin van Persie expected to be sidelined one month with ankle ligament damage

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie is set to miss one month after suffering ankle ligament damage during last weekend’s 2-1 defeat at Swansea, according to various reports out of England, Last Saturday, the 31-year-old forward left the Liberty Stadium … Continue reading ?

9 reasons why the Premier League needs NBC for 2016-19 TV rights deal

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

In the last year and a half, the Premier League has reached a new level of recognition and marketability in the United States. While to some it might appear this is simply part of a natural evolution toward more interest … Continue reading ?

FOX scores biggest viewing audience ever for Champions League Round of 16 game

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

FOX Sports scored its biggest viewing audience ever for a UEFA Champions League game on FOX Sports 1 when an average viewing audience of 779,000 tuned in to watch Manchester City versus Barcelona match on Tuesday from 2:30pm-5pm ET. The Manchester … Continue reading ?

Soccer Morning (2.26.15) with Stefan Szymanski and Andres Cordero

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Today’s Soccer Morning features the latest news and talk about soccer, as well as guests Stefan Szymanski and Andres Cordero. Hosted by Jason Davis and produced by Trevor Hayward, Soccer Morning features interviews with prominent journalists, players and coaches in … Continue reading ?

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

The destination of the first piece of domestic silverware in English soccer will be decided this weekend with the League Cup final set to be played at Wembley on Sunday. That clash between two local rivals is just one of a … Continue reading ?

Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg: TV schedule and open thread

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Here we go. Today’s matches in the Europa League will decide which teams will make it into the Round of 16. There’s a lot on the line for a number of clubs all of whom are dreaming of winning silverware with … Continue reading ?

fuboTV adds beIN SPORTS to its online soccer streaming coverage

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

fuboTV has announced that they’ve expanded their sports portfolio to include beIN SPORTS to its online soccer streaming package. beIN SPORTS is one of the leading sports networks in the United States for fans of the beautiful game. beIN has the … Continue reading ?

Price tag for Manchester United target Danilo set at £30 million by Porto president

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Porto president Pinto da Costa has slapped a £30 million price tag on right-back Danilo, according to the Spanish publication AS. The 23-year-old full-back is one of the most sought after defenders in Europe; with the likes of Manchester United, Manchester … Continue reading ?

Why a long and bitter MLS strike is unlikely; By Simon Evans

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

With eight days until the start of the Major League Soccer season and no sign of a deal between the players union and the league over a new Collective Bargaining Agreement, MLS clearly risks a work stoppage at the opening … Continue reading ?

MLS success in Champions League would be great but not a game-changer; By Steve Davis

5 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Wouldn’t it be just swell if D.C. United or Montreal, now halfway through their respective CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal series, could actually advance and eventually win the thing? Generally speaking, an MLS supporter wants to see MLS teams prosper in … Continue reading ?

Reality Check: Tottenham's Europa League Exit Shows Limits of Progress

After what has already been one of the most enjoyable Tottenham seasons in recent memory, there was always going to be a reality check. Spurs have bounced back to earth with the most almighty of thuds. A late escape that ended in a 2-2...Show More Summary

MLS labor negotiations to continue in Washington on Sunday

With the MLS season in grave danger of not starting on time next week, the players’ union and league management will meet with federal mediators in Washington starting Sunday in an effort to reach a collective bargaining agreement. According to sources with knowledge of the situation, the sides are scheduled to engage in three days […]

UK Back Pages: Diego Costa Refuses to Change, Van Persie out 4 Games

Diego Costa has been under the microscope ever since the combative Brazilian made his move from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea over the summer. But after his recent three-game ban for stamping on Emre Can, the striker says that he will refuse...Show More Summary

Hulk Horribly Misfires Shot in Zenit's Europa League Match vs. PSV

Hulk has a highlight reel's worth of thunderbolt golazos over his career. This effort will not make that particular highlight reel. The Brazilian man lined up a shot with the intent of another thunderbolt, but instead his shot went hilariously wayward to epic result. Show More Summary

Daniel Sturridge posts uplifting message to Instagram after Liverpool crash out of Europe

We'll come back stronger. I have no doubts about that. Thanks to all the fans especially the ones that travelled to watch the game live. #redordead A photo posted by Official Daniel Sturridge (@dstudge) on Feb 26, 2015 at 2:18pm PST Liverpool crashed out of the Europa League tonight, losing out to Besiktas on penalties […]

Europa League 2015 Results: Scores and Draw Dates After Round of 32 Leg 2

A dreadful week in Europe for British teams only got worse on Thursday, as Everton were the only club to advance from the Europa League round of 32 thanks to their 3-1 (7-2 on aggregate) win over Young Boys. Liverpool bowed out of the...Show More Summary

Daniel Sturridge-Mario Balotelli Partnership Fails in Liverpool Loss at Besiktas

Liverpool struggled to a 5-4 penalty-shootout defeat away to Europa League opponents Besiktas in their last-32 second-leg clash, and the failure of the strike partnership of Daniel Sturridge and Mario Balotelli underpinned a poor performance...Show More Summary

Parma: Reliving the Glory Years

Parma are experiencing troubled times. Their match against Udinese, scheduled for last weekend, was called off as the club were unable to afford match-day stewards. It appears that the club may well be very close to going out of business. Such financial difficulties portray a depressing future for Parma followers. Show More Summary

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