Chelsea Bans Racist Fans Who Refused to Let Black Man on Bus

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This won’t solve the problem, but it’s a start. The English Football Club has banned three men from attending soccer matches, after a video showing the group of men shoving a black man off of a train before Chelsea’s Champions League tie against Paris Saint-Germain at Parc des Princes was viewed on The Guardian. The fans forcefully prevent the black man from boarding the … [Read more...]

Racist Chelsea Fans Blocked Black Passenger From Boarding Train (Video)

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I’m not sure how I would have reacted to this. Chelsea played a Champions League away match at Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday, and some of their fans represented them horribly with this racist display. In this video from the Guardian, you clearly see Chelsea fans blocking a black man from entering a Paris metro train  while chanting “We’re racist. We’re racist and that’s the … [Read more...]

Cristiano Ronaldo Has $1.5 Billion Buyout Clause in Contract

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Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's best soccer player right now, but that amount is pretty damn high. According to BBC Sports, Ronaldo has a buyout clause of 1 billion pounds (over $1.5 billion in US dollars) in his contract with Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo has a one billion pound release clause in his contract, according to his agent Jorge Mendes who told BBC Sports in an … [Read more...]

Manchester City: Why David Silva Will Turn Gold This February

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After a lightning start to the 2014-15 Premier League season, it looked like Chelsea were going to blow Manchester City’s title defense out of the water before it had even started. It was hardly a surprise to Manuel Pellegrini that Chelsea would come out with all guns blazing. Jose Mourinho had been talking up the Blues’ chances of taking the title even before their opening … [Read more...]

Marc Gasol Tries to Score Basket With a Soccer-Like Header (Video)

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The Gasol brothers are a talented bunch, and both Pau and Marc could easily have been Spanish soccer stars in their home country instead of NBA All-Stars. Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol showed some of that soccer talent with this cool display of dribbling on his head before almost making the shot: https://vine.co/v/OTXHzuL0vID … [Read more...]

Hope Solo’s Husband Was 4 Times Over Limit Driving US Soccer Van

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As we reported earlier, Hope Solo’s husband Jerramy Stevens was driving a U.S. Soccer team van at the time of his DUI arrest Monday morning, and that’s the main reason Hope was suspended from the team. TMZ is now reporting that Stevens blood alcohol level was four times the legal limit, or somewhere around .32. That is beyond insane, and Stevens was essentially of no use at … [Read more...]

Steven Gerrard’s Departure Raises Questions About Liverpool’s Future

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There’s a common understanding that Steven Gerrard isn’t the same player anymore. But he’s still a better midfielder than any other member of the Liverpool squad. Age dictates everything in soccer, which like most sports, rushes to replace you with a much younger and faster version of yourself. The Reds captain, whose move to the Los Angeles Galaxy this summer was confirmed a … [Read more...]