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Ballon d’Or: Who Is The Best? Ronaldo or Messi?

From last seven years, the most prestigious award in football world “Ballon D’ Or” has been won by these two mystros of the game. The question is who is the Greatest ever? Cristiano or Messi. Last season (2014/15), Messi was phenomenal in Barcelona’s treble winning season scoring 58 goals and with 28 assists in just 57 games in all competitions which made him to clinch UEFA player of the year
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2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final: Mario Gotze Fires Germany Past Argentina In Extra-Time, Breaks European Jinx in The Americas.

[caption id="attachment_28140" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (Image courtesy of ESPN.com)[/caption] RIO DE JANEIRO – Thanks the second-latest winning goal in World Cup history from Mario Gotze in the 113th minute, Germany solved the South American jinx and broke Argentinean hearts. Germany, who had rolled into the final at the storied Maracana in Rio de Janeiro after a 7-1 humiliation of host Brazil in the semifinals, became the first European side to win
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2014 FIFA World Cup Final Preview: Germany vs. Argentina

[caption id="attachment_28103" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (July 10, 2014 - Source: Getty Images/Getty Images South America)[/caption] RIO DE JANEIRO –  La Albiceleste vs. Die Mannschaft, Lionel Messi vs. Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final, what more can a soccer fan ask for? After thoroughly man-handling and humiliating the five-time champions and host, Brazil, 7-1, in what was an unexpectedly anti-climatic semifinal, Germany comes into Sunday’s final on a roll. Attempting
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2014 FIFA World Cup Semifinals Preview: Brazil vs. Germany, Netherlands vs. Argentina

[caption id="attachment_27983" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (July 4, 2014 - Source: Michael Steele/Getty Images South America)[/caption] In what has been one of the most memorable tournaments in recent memory, the semifinals of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil is shaping up to be special. In a final four that features a combined ten World Cup titles between Brazil(5), Germany(3) and Argentina(2) is a football—nee soccer—in the States—purist’s proverbial wet dream. Throw in three-time
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2014 FIFA World Cup Preview: Don’t Cry For Argentina, Lionel Messi Set To Cement All-Time Great Status

[caption id="attachment_27382" align="aligncenter" width="634"] (Getty Images)[/caption] BUENOS AIRES – With arguable the best soccer player in the world in Lionel Messi, Argentina is the team to beat in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. While long-time bitter rival and host nation, Brazil, ranked No.3 by FIFA the proverbial favorite due to playing on it’s home soil, few teams outside of Brazil rival the fifth-ranked Argentina in terms of talent, style and
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Bundesliga Showing Prowess In Champions League

Outside of Bayern Munich, the Bundesliga has not enjoyed a lot of success participating in the Champions League. Since the Champions League started in 1955,  and the current format began play in 1992, only Bayern Munich (4), Borussia Dortmund (1), and Hamburg SV (1) have won the title. Dortmund won their title in the 1997 year, and Hamburg won in 1983. In total, a German side has won the Champions League six times. But in recent memory, the Bundesliga has been down and
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Champions League Draw Creates Exciting Matches Early

Nyon, Switzerland was at the center of the European football world, as the Champions League draw was held early this morning. Looking at the draw, early buzz is going to be key as fans get to see big match-ups right at the beginning. Christiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid CF vs Wayne Rooney and Manchester United are the headline opening round game. However, a second interesting matchup to watch will be Bastian Schweinsteiger and FC Bayern Munich vs Theo Walcott and Arsenal, who hope to reach the finals at