Juventus vs Udinese - Serie A Tim 2012/2013

The World XI: February 2015

Our staff will weigh in monthly on who they believe are currently the best players across the globe at their respective positions. This deliberation, although featuring a few under the radar names was not quite as heated as last month’s (there was no Kroos vs. Modric screaming match this go round…) Without further ado… Starting XI:

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Paris Saint-Germain FC v FC Porto - UEFA Champions League

He goes by Zlatan

On Sunday night the best striker in the world scored a goal and got booked while playing against the greatest franchise in the history of French footie, St. Etienne. Being the greatest striker in the world, as well as being a world class s*** talker, it seemed to be par for the course for the

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Liverpool v Chelsea - Premier League

Weekly Viewing Guide: January 23-28

England FA Cup 1/23 Cambridge United vs. Manchester United 3:00 PM Fox Sports 1   1/24 Manchester City vs. Middlesborough 10:00 AM Fox Sports 1 Liverpool vs. Bolton 10:00 AM Fox Sports 2   1/25 Bristol City vs. West Ham 10:00 AM Fox Sports 2 (tape, kick at 9 AM) Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Arsenal 11:00 AM Fox Sports 2   1/26 Rochdale vs. Stoke

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Courtois Out For Blood

“I can’t believe the ‘keeper saved it, I was halfway on my celebration,” – Adam Lallana In case you missed Chelsea’s forgettable 1-1 draw with Liverpool this Tuesday let me describe it to you in a way that a Manhattanite in a Seahawks jersey at the East Village’s Central Bar characterized the 92 minute affair. “The

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Messi Watch: He wouldn’t? Or would he…

Lionel Messi is, was, and (probably) will be the most defining player in the history of Barcelona. He may have already eclipsed Cruyff, depending on how long your memory span is. Messi, like Cruyff before him, could not be a more emblematic presence at the Nou Camp if he were from Catalonia. The Argentinian maestro,

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The World XI

Our staff will periodically weigh in on who are currently the best players across the globe at their respective positions. After much deliberation (“Matic? you’re a homer!” – “No, I’m not! I left off Eden!” and “Dude, Kroos, no James??” – “Yeah dude, KROOS…but it’s close,” among many other points of contention), we reached a consensus.

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