Recent Posts by The_Special_Juan

September 10, 2009

Capello will allow Wags at the World Cup next summer, but only for one day at a time: "We are here to play, not for a holiday.", said the man who has orchestrated 8 consecutive World Cup qualifying wins for England.

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 03:04 PM - 3 comments

August 18, 2009

Nemanja Vidic move to Barca looks possible. : Vidic's agent, Paolo Fabbri, has spoken openly to Catalan radio station RAC1 about the defender's apparent desire to move to Camp Nou.

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 09:52 PM - 4 comments

August 05, 2009

June 18, 2009

Formula One's major players announce they will create their own series: "The teams cannot continue to compromise on the fundamental values of the sport and have declined to alter their original conditional entries to the 2010 World Championship," said a statement issued by the new Formula One Teams' Association.

posted by The_Special_Juan to auto racing at 09:10 PM - 19 comments

June 08, 2009

Ricky Kaka is a Galactico. Price: $94m: Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez confirmed that Kaka would be just the first of several summer signings. His targets also include Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool's Xabi Alonso. "Kaka is one of the players that every team would like to have and Madrid had the chance to get him," Pérez said. "We are working on building a good team, an important team, and this has only just begun."

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 10:24 PM - 7 comments

May 27, 2009

Barcelona are European Champions : FC Barcelona defeated Manchester United 2-0 to win the UEFA Champions League today at Rome's Stadio Olympico. Goals were scored by Samuel Eto'o in the 10th minute and Lionel Messi in the 70th.

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 05:00 PM - 16 comments

May 24, 2009

Milan legend Paolo Maldini disrespected by the curva on his final day at The San Siro: "If the fans offended Maldini it means they do not love this sport and they should just stay at home," Roma boss Luciano Spalletti told Sky Italia

posted by The_Special_Juan to soccer at 12:45 PM - 7 comments

May 20, 2009

The final Uefa Cup final: Shakhtar Donetsk 2 - 1 Werder Bremen (ET) As it happened.: Teams: Shakhtar Donetsk: Pyatov, Srna, Kucher, Chigrinsky, Rat, Lewandowski, Fernandinho, Ilsinho, Jadson, Willian, Luiz Adriano. Subs: Khudzamov, Duljaj, Gai, Gladkyy, Ischenko, Chyzhov, Moreno. Werder Bremen: Wiese, Fritz, Prodl, Naldo, Boenisch, Niemeyer, Frings, Baumann, Ozil, Pizarro, Rosenberg. Subs: Vander, Pasanen, Tosic, Vranjes, Hunt, Tziolis, Harnik. Referee: Luis Medina Cantalejo (Spain)

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 05:43 PM - 6 comments

May 04, 2009

Joey Barton's red card to be his last act for Newcastle United: Barton, playing his first game since fracturing a foot in January, will be suspended for Newcastle's final three games of the season at home to Middlesbrough and Fulham and away at Aston Villa. He will also be fined two weeks' wages – £128,000 – by the club.

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 08:49 PM - 7 comments

May 02, 2009

Tevez admits he is likely to leave Manchester United for a Spanish club: 'I don't see why I should lie because the fans support me'

posted by The_Special_Juan to football at 02:10 PM - 9 comments