Category: European soccer

Sunday's Games: Your Open Thread

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 »

Saturday's Games: Your Open Thread

Manchester United take on Aston Villa (12 p.m. Fox Sports Espanol) and Valencia takes on Real Madrid (3 p.m. ESPN Deportes and 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 »

Barca vs. Man U: The Final

The Champions League Final has arrived.  Super clubs Manchester United and Barcelona square off today in Rome, and while the match obviously has nothing to do with the Fire, it is so big in the soccer world that I had to devote a short post to it. Personally, I am very excited for what I... Read more »