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May 31 2012, 7:21am CDT
Atlético Madrid have confirmed an agreement with Real Sociedad for the transfer of Antoine Griezmann. The contract will be signed after Griezmann completes his medical.
Barring a similar incident as occurred between Loïc Rémy and Liverpool -- the Reds pulled out of the transfer after potential problems were brought to light during his medical -- Griezmann should be pictured holding an Atléti shirt within the next couple days. That ...
Full article at: SBNation
17 hours ago, 4:37am CDT
Lampards long-awaited move to incoming MLS franchise New York City was confirmed on Thursday after the England international midfielder signed a two-year deal.
With New York City not in action until the 2015 season, there has been talk ofLampard - Chelseas all-time leading goalscorer - following high-profile recruit David Villa to fellow City Football Group-owned side Melbourne City in a temporary deal to keep fit.
Australian newspaper the Herald Sun publishe ...
Full article at: FourFourTwo.com
3 days ago, 8:45pm CDT
Source: Rant Sports
New York City FC have just signed Frank Lampard, their second major signing of the summer after confirming the arrival of David Villa earlier this month. City are also strongly linked with Spanish midfielder Xavi Hernandez from Barcelona. But by signing these players, are they ruinin ...
Full article at: Rant Sports
3 days ago, 3:00pm CDT
Source: The Huffington Post: UK Edition
NEW YORK -- Football is big in New York, with packed bars for Premier League and La Liga games, plus one – soon to be two MLS teams – making their home in the city. And with Frank Lampard the latest pilgrim to follow the Mayflower, the ties between the east coast and the European game are growing ever stronger.
That has been highlighted further this week with the arrival of Arsenal, the North London Club in town to p ...
Full article at: The Huffington Post: UK Edition
3 days ago, 11:26am CDT
Source: CBS New York
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When it comes to big stages in the sports world, you’ll be hard-pressed to find many that are any bigger than Yankee Stadium. Whether it was the old stadium or the current ballpark, many of the biggest stars from multiple sports have played at the corner of 161st street and River Avenue.
But those stars have not been limited to just baseball players.
Yankee Stadium has hosted many football games and boxing matches over the years, and has even served a ...
Full article at: CBS New York
3 days ago, 9:20am CDT
Source: 101 Great Goals
Wasn’t Divock Origi supposed to be a Liverpool player by now?
Liverpool may be set to rue their decision not to close terms with the 19-year-old Belgian attacker already, as Spanish paper Marca announce on Friday the La Liga champions Atletico Madrid are now looking to sign Origi this summer.
Atletico are in dire need of forwards after selling Diego Costa to Chelsea, while David Villa and Adrian have also left the club. Diego Sime ...
Full article at: 101 Great Goals
3 days ago, 1:15am CDT
Despite having two years left on his contract at Camp Nou, intensemedia speculation had linked Xavi witha possible move away from the club where he has won seven La Liga titles and three UEFA Champions League medals.
New York City, who have already secured the signatures of David Villa and Frank Lampard, were reported to be leading the running to sign the Spain international, but on Thursday Barcas technicaldir ...
Full article at: FourFourTwo.com
4 days ago, 1:43pm CDT
Source: Bleacher Report
New York City FC unveiled former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard on Thursday as the newest addition to the Big Apple.
The England international signed a two-year designated player contract with NYCFC, per MLSSoccer.com. Lampard is the second big-name acquisition for the club after David Villa joined in June, per the team's official website.
Lampard is 36 years old, and the ageing player is no longer at the top of his game. However, this signing i ...
Full article at: Bleacher Report
4 days ago, 1:07pm CDT