Posts in category "Your Open Thread"
Sunday isn’t the biggest day in the world of European soccer. The Premier League has little to offer (though Saturday was a big day in England, read about it [here](http://soccernet.espn.go.com/news/story?id=715403&sec=england&cc=5901)), Italy’s landscape is relatively barren and Spain doesn’t have either of its big boys in action (though Deportivo La Coruna v. Valencia — on at... Read more »
There will be a couple of notable returns to old stomping grounds in the Champions League round of 16. With Jose Mourinho going back to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea and David Beckham facing off against Manchester United, some old passions will be renewed and a couple of old grudges brought to the surface.... Read more »
Sunday’s games: A tale of how the mighty have fallen. Ok, ok, that’s a bit over dramatic (and ridiculously cliche). So sue me. But consider some of today’s high profile European matches and you might see the point I’m trying to get at. Consider for instance, the Liverpool-Arsenal match (10 a.m CDT, FSC/FSE). We have... Read more »
Manchester United take on Aston Villa (12 p.m. Fox Sports Espanol) and Valencia takes on Real Madrid (3 p.m. ESPN Deportes and ESPN360.com) in two of the day’s better games. The Barcelona derby is also today, with Messi, Ibrahmovic and co. taking on Espanyol (1 p.m. on GolTV). On a complete side note, Fire forward... Read more »